Tag: g3

Super Bike Vs. Mid-Range Bike | GCN Tech Geek Edition

(electronic whoosh) – Hello and welcome to another GCN Tech Geek Edition video. A few months back, over on GCN, we released our cheap bike versus superbike video. And it stirred up a whole load of debate. And having read the comments, we felt we definitely needed to revisit the subject, but at a different […]

How To Bleed SRAM HRD Disc Brakes | Road Bike Maintenance

– Now the reason for bleeding disc brakes is that sometimes your hydraulic brake lines can actually become contaminated with dirt, air, or in some cases even water. Obviously that results in poor braking performance. So today we’re gonna look at how to bleed the SRAM hydraulic road disc brake system. So you can get […]

The Most Influential & Revolutionary Groupset Ever Made…? | GCN Tech Show Ep.96

– Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. It’s just me this week (sniffs) because Jon is away. He’s been at the British National Hill Climb Championships, gettin’ some hot lightweight tech videos. Exciting stuff is coming. Stay tuned. But this week, we’ve got your upgrades, the Bike Vault, hot new tire techs, some new lightweight […]

How Do I Stop Getting Dropped? | Ask GCN Anything

– Hello and welcome to ask GCN anything. It’s that video where each week we answer your questions about cycling. And if you wanna ask some for next week, just stick them in the comment section below this one, or, submit them on social media using the hashtag torqueback, or a new one, which is […]

4 New Wonder Materials That Can Change Cycling | GCN Tech Show Ep. 54

(slicing sound effects) – Welcome to the GCN Tech show. – This week, we have the world’s first smart bike integrating Amazon Alexa, four new hi-tech wonder materials that could revolutionize cycling, as well as your upgrades and the Bike Vault. – Nice, let’s get cracking. – Let’s do it. (bass music) Jon Cannings isn’t […]

13 Things I Wish I’d Known About Cycling | The GCN Show Ep. 292

– From Lapland National Park, the wilderness way, welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN Show. Brought to you by our mates over at Wiggle. – This week, what do we know now that we wish we’d known when we started cycling? Including, but not limited to, beard trimmers, John Travolta, and […]

Should You Ride Shorter Cranks On Your Bike? | GCN Tech Clinic

(whooshing noise) – Welcome to this weeks’ Tech Clinic where we aim to answer your tech questions and queries about your bikes and equipment. Now, if you’re wondering where John is, well, he’s at the world championships in Harrogate on the hunt for hot tech, though I hear it’s currently raining there at the moment. […]

How Do Bike Gears Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

– Bicycles have gears to help you ride more efficiently when going uphill, downhill, and on the flat across all varied terrain. Without easy gears, you’d grind to a halt when trying to go up steep hills and without bigger gears, well you wouldn’t be able to pedal fast enough when going downhill. But how […]