Tag: expensive

Powermeters Cheaper than Inner Tubes? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 116

Manon: Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. Ollie: This week, we’ve got wheels that will last a lifetime, new tubeless tires, wearable tech, your upgrades, the bite vault and– Manon: Our main talking point, powermeters for just $6. Will all bikes have powermeters in the future? [music] Ollie: First, a quick update on our search […]

Buying Speed? Has Cycling Become An Arms Race? | GCN Show Ep.371

Speaker 1: Here at Newport Velodrome for Ollie’s Hour Record. Audience: Welcome to GCN show. Dan: Welcome to the GCN show. Manon: Coming up this week, has cycling become an arms race with bikes and components out of reach of the average person on the streets? Dan: We shall discuss. We’re also going to look […]

How Cheaply Can You Build A Fixed Gear Bike? | Cheap Bike To Fixie Ep.1

– Sometimes, you can’t beat the simplicity of riding along on a bike with no gears. Maybe to commute to work, or pop to the shops, or even a little pootle around with your mates. In this series of videos, we’re going to convert a commonly available old road bike into a fashionable fixie. Oh, […]

Will Carbon Bikes Become Cheaper Than Aluminium? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 108

(energetic music) – Welcome to the 108th “GCN Tech Show.” – This week, we’ve got new lightweight clothing, new tubeless tires, the bike vault, your upgrades, and potentially carbon-fiber bikes that are going to be cheaper than aluminum. – Oh, it’s going to be a good one! – It is, let’s do it. – This […]

Are Carbon MTB Wheels Worth It? | Ask GMBN Anything About Mountain Biking

(dramatic booming) – Alright, it’s time for Ask GMBN. – Arsk. – Yeah, an Arsk. We’ve got loads of your questions submitted underneath, the other videos from last week’s Ask. Lots of good questions. – Very good. – So we’ll get in there and try to answer them. – Right. – Neil, first question is […]

Are E-Bikes For Cool Kids? | EMBN Show Ep. 47

– Chris, did you know that electric bikes have been around way before mountain bikes have? – No, no idea. – Yeah, it goes back to 1881. A Frenchman called Gustave Trouvé. – He’s the guy that invented the electric tricycle, right? – Yeah, guess it was a tricycle. I guess tricycles are for kids, […]

How To Choose A New Gravel Bike

(dramatic tone) (typing) (whooshing) – So you’re thinking of buying a new gravel bike, which one to get can be a difficult decision because there are a lot of different types. So we got together with Shimano, who this year launched the first gravel specific groupsets, GRX, to put together this video to help to […]