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Road Bike Maintenance : How to Make Shift Adjustments to a Road Bike

We also want to make sure that the height of our derailer when we are shifting to the smallest chambering is we have clearance to shift up and down, nothing hits. We are parallel with the chambering; we can see that if we look from the front we are parallel. Then to make sure that […]

Fitting a Bicycle to You : Adjusting a Road Bike’s Saddle Height

On a road bike, your saddle height should be set so that at the bottom of your pedal stroke, again we’re looking at you know roughly a twenty-five to thirty degree bend in your leg again, without keeping your heel way up in the air. If you pedal with a lot or ankling or you […]

5 Completely Free Hacks To Make Your Bike Faster

(dramatic music) – Now it could well be that you’ve come to a part of your training where it’s simply not going to plan. Or maybe you’ve just reached maximum peak performance, and you still want to go faster. It’s time for plan B. The marginal gain game. Let’s look then at five ways on […]

Fitting a Bicycle to You : Fitting a Road Bike’s Saddle to You

On a road bike, once you’ve chosen a proper frame size for your build, or as close as you can get in a production bike, the saddle fore and aft adjustment is really important in that you need to get your knees properly over the pedal when you’re set up on the bike and also […]

Road Bike Maintenance : Learn Regular Maintenance for Road Bikes

Things that you want to do, as needed, are replace the housing for your brakes and your shifting when they got worn, gunked up, or corroded. You can see here on my rear derailleur — it’s probably time to replace this housing. It’s all cracked, and rusty, and nasty. And that’s been in there for […]

Peloton Bike vs. NordicTrack S22i Studio Cycle (Our Story)

Hello, and welcome to the channel! Today I’m going to talk about the peloton bike versus the NordicTrack S22i Studio Cycle. I’ll list some pros and cons of each, and I’ll also tell our experience. We bought our peloton bike in 2015, and we really liked it. My wife really liked the classes, and I […]

Fitting a Bicycle to You : Various Types of Bicycles

In the three major types of bikes out there, we have the hybrid, usually indicated by upright handle bars, like a mountain bike, wide gear range like a mountain bike, however, the narrower higher pressure tires of the road bike. The industry is a little confused right now about what to call these bikes, they […]

GCN Unboxing: NEW fizik 2019 Cycling Shoes & Bar Tape

(digital boom) – Last year we had an amazing Fizik unboxing here on GCN where we were able to reveal exclusively their entire 2018 range. And now, brilliantly, we’re gonna get to do it all over again. Not 2018, 2019! You lot, are gonna be the first people to see this huge selection of 2019 […]

Small Solar Power Setup (For electric bike charging)

Electric vehicles, such as electric bikes, are becoming more more popular but is it viable to charge electric vehicles from solar power? everyone knows what solar panels are, but what I want to do is build a small scale solar panel setup that’ll be useful for charging my electric bike as well as possibly powering […]