Tag: faster

10 Marginal Marginal Gains That Will Make You Cycle (A Tiny Bit) Faster

– The aggregation of marginal gains. Yep, the methodology made famous by Sir Dave Brailsford, in his pursuit, to turn British cycling, and then later Team Sky into winning organizations. The thinking being that if you can improve everything you do by just one percent, then these small improvements, added up over a long period […]

Top 7 Bike Maintenance Hacks | Cycling Tips For Triathletes

– Triathlon requires a lot of care and with that it means a lot of maintenance and that’s before we even start on ourselves. But over the years I’ve learned a number of ways to make that maintenance just a little bit quicker, easier, and sometimes cheaper. So here are my top seven maintenance hacks. […]

How To Master Extreme And Technical Hill Climbs On An E-Bike

– When it comes to climbing, you might well have seen The Slab, a crazy, steep, 37 degree rockface in the middle of a city center. Well, (mumbles) you might have seen this, The Rock, more of a big mountain free climb up in the mountains. Or you might’ve seen the climb we did at […]

Uplift Vs E Bike | Are E Mountain Bikes The Death Of Shuttling?

– We’re not unfamiliar with the bleating that goes on about E-bikes being cheating, yet every year, thousands of people flock to the Alps and the Rockies to use the chair lifts, the gondolas, and the tramways, to access those amazing mountains. – In the UK, the last 20 years, we’ve all been using shuttles, […]

The Most Aero Bike Ever? | Aerodynamic Cycling Tech From Eurobike 2019

(electronic whooshing) – I’m still at Eurobike and myself and Jon are on the lookout for the most aerodynamic tech that there is at this year’s show, and before we show you all the amazing stuff that we’ve found, make sure you subscribe to GCN Tech and click the bell icon so that you get […]

Should You Buy An E-Bike? Ask EMBN Anything About E-Biking

– Questions, questions, questions. It can only mean one thing, ask EMBN. (techno sounds) – Okay, so let’s kick things off. We’ve got a really good question here from Joseph Rennick. And he’s got, hi guys, there’s been no convincing me that e-bikes are the future of mountain biking. I understand every aspect of them […]