Tag: groupset

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 […]

GCN Tech Unboxing: Shimano GRX Di2 Groupset

– Welcome to another amazing GCN Tech unboxing. Where, as ever, you have a chance to win. And this week we’ve got a ridiculously good prize. A brand new, complete Shimano GRX RX800 Di2 group set. A whole group set! How awesome is that? I mean, unfortunately, I’m not allowed to enter. But one very […]

How & When To Change Gear On Your Bike | Beginner Cycling Tips

– Today we are talking about bike gears. Now, they might sound complicated but if you learn to use them properly, can make a significant difference. – Hang on, Heather. I’m really sorry but what on earth is so complicated about bike gears? – Mark, I don’t want to be the one to point out, […]

Shimano’s Dura Ace DNA | Does Top End Cycling Tech Really Trickle Down?

– Over the years, we’ve often mentioned or touched on the subject of trickle-down technology in bike tech. Now, Shimano said to me, would I like to do a video on this? And I jumped at the chance because I’ve always used their components throughout my racing, and also my general cycling career too. So, […]

The Theory of Oval Chain Rings | ROTOR Factory Tour

(whooshing) – We’re here at the Rotor HQ and factory in Madrid to find out how Q Rings are made, the science behind them, and then to go for a ride on them. And I’m really excited, some of my best results were in Q Rings and it’s been a while since I last used […]

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 […]

New FSA E Bike Motor First Look

(upbeat music) – [Man] We’ve got a really exciting first look for you today. And I don’t think it’s something we’ve featured before on GCN. It’s a brand new, e-bike motor from FSA. And we’re going to tell you how it works and all the details. But, before we do that, make sure you subscribe […]

The Hottest New Bike Tech From The Taipei Cycle Show 2019

– I’m here at the 2019 Taiepei Bike Show to bring you the hottest new bike tech. This is Asia’s largest bike trade industry show and it’s got over 1,400 exhibitors. It’s massive but to truly appreciate just how big it is, I really have to show you, so check this out, or should I […]