Tag: f3

Are 1x Drivetrains The Future Of Cycling? | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 2

– Hello and welcome to episode two of the GCN Tech show. Thank you so much for all your support and positive comments last week. We will again be bringing you the latest and greatest from the world of bike tech. – And we tackle another hot topic: Is 1x a compromise too far or […]

Can We Turn A Cheap Bike Into A Super Bike? Ep. 1

– Following on from our cheap bike versus super bike videos on GCN I thought to myself, can I turn a cheap bike into a super bike but within a budget? Now what am I gonna do with this? Well obviously I’m gonna upgrade the components on it as well as maybe making it look […]

Mid Winter Bike Check | Road Bike Maintenance Tips

– The winter is a harsh time to ride, and nothing will bear the brunt of the elements more than your bicycle. Follow this quick guide to keep your wheels spinning sweetly this winter. So now that we’re inside in the warm and dry, we’re going to take a little bit of time to run […]

How To Install Bicycle Bottle Cages | Road Bike Basics

(screeching treble) – If you have recently purchased, or acquired a new bike, one of the first upgrades that you might consider making, is to fit a bottle cage, because then you’ll be able to ride that little bit further, in that little bit more comfort, because you won’t be dehydrated. In this video, we’re […]

Neuer Rad Kanal: GCN auf Deutsch! Abonniert jetzt

GCN in German is coming. From the pro peloton directly for you on YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Co. In our videos we will show you tips and tricks all around cycling, do workshop videos and talk about current topics in cycling. This isn’t just about how you get faster. It’s about the passion for cycling […]

Help! My Bike Is Making A Noise | How To Fix A Noisy Bike

– Now if your bike is making a noise other than perhaps the swooshing of rubber tires along the road or the occasional change of gear, then it is possible that you need to actually try and solve that noise. Now, it is not necessarily the easiest thing to actually diagnose because different people call […]

How & When To Change A Chain On Your Road Bike

(logo whooshing) – Maintaining a bike’s chain is something which is quite controversial with bike tech lovers out there because well, let’s face it, there are plenty of different ways of doing so. The chain obviously, is ultra important part of your bicycle because it allows you to transfer the power from your legs through […]

How To Set Up A New Bike | Maintenance Monday

– I have just got my hands on this new Orbea Orca Aero. Yeah, believe me. I do know how lucky I am. But I thought I would talk you through the process of setting a new bike up to your own personal preferences. It’s not a regular everyday occurrence, I grant you, but you […]

How To Setup Your Road Bike For Bad Roads Or Cobbles!

– So the Northern Classics are here upon us, and it’s probably my favorite time of the season. Actually, it is my favorite time of the season. But what makes these races so special are those cobbled sectors. And this is probably the only race in the calendar where pros make a huge difference in […]