Tag: cycling skills

How To Draft Like A Pro | Essential Cycling Skills

(motor running) – Riding on the wheel, or sitting behind others, to get the benefit from drafting is a crucial skill if you want to learn how to ride with other cyclists. So, here’s how to do it. (peppy music) – Sitting on the wheel, sitting in, sat on, drafting, giving a tow, are just […]

How To Deal With Bad Roads And Potholes | GCN’s Cycling Tips

– [Matt] Rumbling and rattling over rutted rugged cracked uneven potholed road is something, that all cyclist will have to face from time to time And some, more than others, depending on where you live – [Simon] Yeah, it can be jarring experience in more ways than one with punctures, broken wheels, sometimes even crashes […]

Four on bike skills you need to master | Cycling Weekly

We’ve known even the most experienced of cyclists to drop a gel in motion, hit a pothole while no handed or even get a rain cape caught in a spoke. When you’re just starting out it’s tricky to even take one hand off the bars and reach for your bottle let alone rummaging around in […]

How To Bunny Hop A Bike | GCN’s Pro Cycling Tips

– The ability to bunny hop is not exactly crucial for us, as road cyclists, but there is no doubt, that on occasion, that skill can get you out of some serious trouble. And there’s also the fact that if you need to negotiate a curb on the way to a cafe stop, it gives […]

5 Cycling Skills You Can Learn Anywhere | GCN’s Pro Cycling Tips

– Do you constantly find yourself at the carpark waiting for your mates to turn up? Do you ever wonder what to do with all that spare time? Well, here are some completely nonessential but equally fun skills for you to practice whilst waiting for your mates. Riding backwards. This is a good test of […]

5 Essential Skills Every Cyclist Should Learn

– In this video, we are gonna show you five essential skills that will help make you more confident on the bike. These skills do take practice, but they will make you become a more well-rounded rider. – The good news is that they are not too difficult to master but it is really important […]

How To Wheelie A Road Bike – Can GMBN Wheelie On A Road Bike?!

– [Dan] Any of you who have watched our sister mountain bike channel, GMBN, may have seen the video where they taught me how to jump, rather successfully, I might add. ♪ [music] ♪ Well, today the ball is on the other foot. I’m going to attempt to teach Neil Donoghue, The Don, how to […]

Cycling Cornering Made Easy | GCN Cycling Tips

– This is all you need to know about cornering. (upbeat music) – One of the most important things to remember is that you go where you look. So, make sure you look at where you want to go. Now that sounds simple but, it’s all too easy to end up looking at the very […]

How To Improve Your Bike Handling – 5 Key Cycling Skills

Practicing your bike handling skills isn’t just something that 10 year old boys do to show off… Hee hee hee hee! …it can actually make real improvements to your day to day riding, both speed and safety. Here are five things you can practice that will make you a better rider. Going no-handed is a […]

E-Bike Vs Mountain Bike | Chris Smith Vs Blake Samson

– Christ, where the hell is he? (dramatic electronic music) – Ah, Chris. Sorry I’m late dude. – Finally. – Yeah. – How is it? – Alright, oh what the hell is that big water bottle doing on your bike? – It’s a battery, E-Bike, wild capable bike. – Oh yeah, battery, E-Bike, I forgot […]