Tag: shimano

Chris Opie’s Orbea Orca Aero Presenter Bike

(logo whooshes) – Finally, after over seven months, I get to give you a proper look around my Orbea Orca Aero. I turned up at the GCN HQ on the 1st of June last year and we’ve been together ever since. (upbeat music) This bike is really special to me because I had some amazing […]

Team Bahrain Merida’s 2019 Reacto CF4 Disc | Phil Bauhaus’ Pro Bike

– This is the Merida Reacto of Phil Bauhaus, of the Bahrain-Merida team, a rider who’s joined the squad and well this aero road race machine will be taking him some victories in 2019. (dramatic whooshing) Let’s start with the frame then, naturally it comes in the beautiful, red, black and gold color-way, that matches […]

QUIRKIEST GRAVEL BIKE Built – Niner RLT 9 RDO Time-Lapse

This bike build project started in the middle of December 2018 when I bought this frameset. In the time leading up to that I have been looking around on the internet occasionally for a frameset that was off-road-capable, had proper tire clearance, was proven quality, featured rack mounts and looked good. I suddenly realized that […]

In Between The Races with Thömus RN Swiss Bike Team | SHIMANO

The track in Val Di Sole was quite cool. It was proper mountain bike. The uphills were at bit too steep for my taste… …but the downhills I really liked. They were fast, some jumps. I think for the spectators it was great, also for the riders. – For me the start went really well. […]

Review: Riese & Muller Delite Full Suspension Electric Bike

So it’s mid-afternoon, and you’re sitting at your desk and you’re thinking about where else you might want to be. Maybe it’s on the beach or in the redwoods, or I don’t know. If it was me, I’d want to be eating an oyster in Marshall, which is where I grew up. The magic is […]

Bike Talk with Maja Włoszczowska | SHIMANO

We’re here with Maja Włoszczowska… – Once again! We’re here with Maja Włoszczowska… …it’s so hard! – Włoszczowska… – It’s like you curl your tongue or something… Włoszczowska… – You’re getting closer. – We’re here with Maja Włoszczowska… …and we’re going to do a Bike Talk. Maja, you’re going to tell us all about your […]

Tracy Moseley – Make Your Mark | SHIMANO

In my mind I feel like I’d love to be between the tapes… …and pushing the limits and seeing… …how fast I could go. At the speed that we ride… …some of the amazing technologies… …made the sport go from looking kind of quick… …to looking ridiculously fast. My riding now has become so far […]

Gravel Bike Vs XC Mountain Bike: Which Does It All Best

– Dan and I made a tongue-in-cheek video where we tried to answer two commonly asked questions. Firstly, what on earth is a gravel bike? And secondly, why might you want one? – You’re calling it tongue-in-cheek Si, but what I heard was more than bikes are boring. – Yes, well some of them are, […]