Tag: puncture

Should You Go Tubeless On Your E-Bike? | The Pros & Cons

– Tubes or tubeless? Is a big question in the E-bike world right now. Some people say that tubeless is a faster setup and it offers no real advantage over a tube setup. Well, I think it offers a load of advantages. So today, I’m showing you all those advantages and why you should be […]

How To Prevent Punctures On Your Mountain Bike | MTB Skills & Tech

– As a pro-racer, (relaxing music) I’ve definitely had plenty of times where a flat tire has let me down. It’s the 21st century, and we’re still getting punctures. So annoying. But technology definitely has moved on. Tires and rims can make it almost avoidable, but I’m talking about riding skills here as well. Definitely […]

5 Road Bike Maintenance Mistakes To Avoid

– It’s maintenance Monday, and here are five maintenance mistakes that you should avoid. (deep percussive air whooshing) You see, riding a bike is great fun and it brings loads of satisfaction, loads of enjoyment, and a whole heap more superlatives. But, along with cycling comes maintenance, and many of us have definitely made a […]

New Urban Bike Tech | Taipei Cycle Show 2018

– I’m here at the Taipei Bike Show and I’m on the hunt for all the latest and greatest urban cycling tech. There’s loads of weird and wonderful stuff here including this four seater bike. This is designed to be fun for the entire family, so I’m just gonna go for a quick ride on […]

How To Climb On Gravel | Tips To Nail Technical Off Road Climbs

– We’ve all done plenty of climbing on our road bikes, many of you have probably done quite a bit of climbing on your mountain bikes, but today, I’m going to be going through some tips and tricks to be able to ride uphill on gravel like a boss. (short intro SFX) Riding uphill on […]

New Scott Ransom – First Ride | Training For Enduro Ep.4

– So, the Scott Ransom is back. (energetic electro music) So, exciting day today, it’s new bike day. Myself and Blake have come to Rev’s bike park, to a Scott launch, to pick up the brand new bike that I’m gonna be racing, in Finale. So this, is the all-new Scott Ransom, check out. 170 […]

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 […]

5 Common Roadside Triathlon Bike Mechanicals & How To Fix Them!

(logo whooshing) (logo bleeping) – If you are anything like me then you have ridden countless of miles out on the road with nothing other than a pump, spare tubes and a repair kit with you, and probably never had any mechanical issues of note. Does that sound familiar? Well perhaps not entirely, ’cause, again, […]

Preparing For The Dirty Kanza 200 | Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

– Welcome to another episode of Ask GCN Anything. This week, ahead of Katherine’s Dirty Kanza epic, it’s a gravel riding special, so let’s get started with this one from Marc Snelson, who asks, “What are your thoughts on flared handlebars?” – It’s a bit of a Marmite subject isn’t it, really? I think some […]

Fix Any Flat | E-Bike Tubeless Tyre Repair

(upbeat music) – Now your e-bike tires are the first point of contact, they can have a pretty hard time especially when you’re riding technical terrain. Splits in the side walls, big holes in the tires and punctures can bring a ride to a halt at any time. So today, we’re taking a look at […]