Tag: powermeter

Tubular Tyres: Tape Or Glue? | The GCN Tech Clinic

(clanking iron) – So I’m back with another episode of the GCN Tech clinic where we answer your tech related problems and questions and quarries that you may have. First up though, last week I tackled a question from Paraic Furlong who wanted to fit an 11 speed cassette onto a 10 speed free hub, […]

4 Best Ways To Train For Long Climbs

– [Voiceover] If you’re preparing for a big event in the mountains this year, as we’re doing for the Maratona dles Dolomites in July, then these sessions are for you. (electro music) – There’s nothing like the feeling of conquering and cresting a long climb, and here are four sessions to help you get to […]

How Much Does Weight Effect Mountain Biking?

– So I’ve always been a fairly skinny guy, and I used to be super dedicated to my training when I raced full time, but when I go and ride with friends some of them are larger, and it always looks to me that they’re working much harder. Yes they might not have as much […]

XC Race Bike Vs Trail Hardtail | Which Is The Better Mountain Bike?

– Race bike. – Real bike. – What’s the difference between a race horse? – [Blake] And a workhorse? I’ve been riding this bike a lot lately, but I’ve always wanted to know what it’s like against a race bike. – Well they’re both hard-tails. – [Neil] Let’s find out. (upbeat techno music) – So […]

Is Mountain Biking Harder Than Road Cycling? GMBN Vs. GCN

♪ [music] ♪ – [Neil] As mountain bikers, we understand that our sport is really hard. – [Mark] Like really hard, yeah. – But have you actually considered how hard it is? – Yep. – You have? Well, compare it to roadies, they have it easy. It’s true. – So, we’re going to actually test […]

Top 10 Road Bike Upgrades

We all love riding our bikes, but let’s face it – a lot of us are just as in to our shiny bits of kit. However, unfortunately very few of us have an unlimited budget. This is the Felt road bike of our channel editor Mike, and as you can see, it’s in dire need […]