Tag: grip

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 […]

Ride Your Mountain Bike In Comfort

– After a couple of big days on my bike recently, one on that Longest Day ride and the other one, bikepacking with Blake, it’s reminded me just how important it is to be comfortable on your bike. Things like lower back pain or shoulder pain can really ruin a ride, so this is how […]

How To Find The Perfect Tyre Pressure | High Vs Low Pressure

– Finding the right tire pressure is a bit of a dark art, you don’t really know you’ve got it wrong till it goes wrong. It really does affect your grip, feel and speed. So I’m going to try some different pressures today, until I try and find the perfect numbers that suit me. We’re […]

Ride Your Mountain Bike With A High Saddle | GMBN How To

– Right, yes, you did read right in that thumbnail and that’s how to ride with your saddle at full mast height. ‘Cause us dudes at the GMBN are all about the dropper post and telling you how great it is. How to get it down, out of the way when you’re descending, when you’re […]

NEW Continental GP 5000 Tyres | GCN Tech’s First Ride

(electronic swoosh) – Continental made its first tire in 1871, it’s fair to say the German brand knows a thing or two when it comes to making tires. And it’s no coincidence that they are the most popular brand in the pro peloton. Now the GP 4000 was first introduced 14 years ago and it’s […]

How To Sprint Faster On A Road Bike

– At some point in any bike rider’s life, you might want to sprint. Maybe you need to escape the local stray dog, beat your buddies to the cafe, or maybe even try and win a race. Either way, it’s likely you’ll want to improve on sprinting. (upbeat music) So in this video, myself and […]

How To Get More Grip From Your Pedals | Mountain Bike Maintenance

– This video is all about trying to find the right amount of grip between your foot and the pedal you use, Both flat and clip-less pedals. (high-energy music) So flat pedals, I guess that’s the easiest one to start with. Obviously, you have a flat shoe, so normal trainer, or a mountain bike shoe, […]