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5 Hacks For Perfect Shifting On Your Road Bike

– Coming up, we’ve got five hacks to make setting up your gears easier, and also cure your shifting headaches. First up, correctly setting the limit screws on your derailleurs is a really important job. Potentially saving you from some very expensive mechanical disasters, particularly here on the rear derailleur, and our pro hack is […]

Should I Buy A Carbon Or Aluminium Bike? Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

(instrumental hip-hop music) – It’s a brand new year. However, we are going to continue answering your cycling questions every Friday here on Ask GCN Anything. And, if you’ve just decided to get into cycling, please don’t be embarrassed by your questions. We’ve all been in the same position at some point, and they really […]

Top 5 Ways To Lose Weight Through Cycling

– [Matt] Christmas is over. It’s the new year, so no doubt many of you will be thinking about how to lose some excess weight ahead of the summer cycling season. – [Simon] The good new is, though, that you are in the right sport if you want to lose weight. Cycling is a fantastic […]

Freerider Vs Downhill Racer

– Freerider. – Downhill racer. – I’m all about steez, brah. – I’m all about speed. – Let’s make the trail decide that. – It’s on. (intense music) (heavy breathing) – [Announcer] Five, four, three, two, one. – [Blake] Free Rider, you racing? – [Man In Black Shirt] Free rider? (dramatic music) (slow, intense music) […]

Game Of Bike #2 With Phil Atwil And Marc Beaumont | Mountain Bike Skills

– Today we’ve come into the woods, and we’re gonna have a game of BIKE. We’re joined by Marc Beaumont, and Phil Atwill. I think it’s gonna be quite a challenging one. We’re all gonna set different challenges for each other. I’m gonna see who comes out on top, and who is a BIKE. (intense […]

How To Tighten A Headset With Triple Clamp Forks | Mountain Bike Maintenance

– In this maintenance video I’m going to show you how to tighten your headset when you’re using a triple clamp fork. So this is a big downhill fork, a Fox 40, something you would find on downhill bikes or freeride bikes. They’re called triple clamps because they clamp one, two, three times or even […]

How To Buy A Mountain Bike – 5 Tips To Get The Right MTB For You

– Buying a new mountain bike is really exciting but with so many different disciplines out there and different types of bike, it can be a choice that you could get wrong. – We’ve worked in bike shops, we’ve been pro racers, we’ve been mechanics so with all that experience we are gonna give you […]