Tag: jon cannings

What’s In Your Jersey Pockets For A Race? | GCN Ask The Pros

– It’s been a while since we asked the pros this question but we’ve got to revisit it, let’s face it. What do they carry in their pockets during a race? What are they gonna have for lunch? Let’s go and find out. (upbeat electronic music) Okay, Dan, what’s in your pockets for today’s stage? […]

Help! My Bike Is Making A Noise | How To Fix A Noisy Bike

– Now if your bike is making a noise other than perhaps the swooshing of rubber tires along the road or the occasional change of gear, then it is possible that you need to actually try and solve that noise. Now, it is not necessarily the easiest thing to actually diagnose because different people call […]

How & When To Change A Chain On Your Road Bike

(logo whooshing) – Maintaining a bike’s chain is something which is quite controversial with bike tech lovers out there because well, let’s face it, there are plenty of different ways of doing so. The chain obviously, is ultra important part of your bicycle because it allows you to transfer the power from your legs through […]

5 More Hacks To Make Your Bike Even Faster

– Back again to help you go faster on your bike. Recently I gave you five hacks to make your bike just that little bit faster. And well, as ever, you lot got stuck into the comments and gave me some suggestions of your own. So here’s five more ways in which you can really […]

Marcel Kittel’s Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc | Team Katusha’s Pro Road Bike

– This is the Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc belonging to Marcel Kittel of Team Katusha-Alpecin. Let’s have a close look at the bike which he’s literally just climbed off of, here at the UAE Tour. (electronic sounds) Let’s kick off with the frame then, shall we? Now the Aeroad Disc was released back at […]

How To Double-Wrap Handlebar Tape | Set Up Your Road Bike For Cobbles

– With the Cobbled Classic season here upon us, we start to see some changes on the bikes of professional cyclists. One of the most common changes is in fact, double wrapping handlebar tape. The reason they do so is to get a little bit more extra comfort when riding over cobblestones. However, it’s not […]

Building The Bike | Vintage Replica Bike Build Part 2

(whooshing) – Okay, the time has come to build up this bike into something that loosely resembles what the riders were using about 100 years ago. And while loads of you loved it when I built up that cheap bike to super bike so hopefully this may give some of you an inspiration too. Well, […]

How To Change A Tyre On Your Road Bike

(swoosh sound) – Now for most cyclists out there, it’s going to come to a point when it’s time to replace the tire on your bike. Perhaps it’s got a big cut in it and something which is not that safe to ride on or maybe you’ve actually just worn it out. Either way, for […]

Convert Your Bike To A 1x / Single Chainring Setup!

– Now, ranking up there in conversations in cycling, along with gravel bikes and tyre pressures and widths, certainly has to be the 1X drivetrain system. What is that exactly, then? Well, it’s when you have a single chainring on the front of the bike, and then on the rear of the bike, you tend […]

Caleb Ewan’s Ridley Noah Fast Aero Race Bike

– This is the Ridley Noah Fast belonging to Caleb Ewan. Ewan himself having transferred to the Lotto Soudal squad for the 2019 season, previously having ridden for the Mitchelton Scott team. So for 2019 he’s not only got himself a new frame, he’s also got himself a new groupset. Let’s have a look then […]