Tag: spares

Direct Mount vs Standard Mount Rear Derailleur | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

(intense music) – Welcome back to the GCN Tech Clinic, I’m sure you all know the drill by now, what it’s all about, but if you don’t, here’s a little reminder. So if you’ve got yourself a bike-related problem, so something’s not working, something’s annoying you, you want to know how something works possibly, leave […]

How To Pack For An E-Bike Adventure

– What does it take to prepare for a multi-day e-bike trip? Is it simply a case of a credit card, and some chewing gum to replace a toothbrush? Let’s take a look. (electrical swooshing) (digital beeps) So Doddy, leaving the e-bikes out of the equation, what are the basics, what are the essentials when […]

How Not To Behave On A Ride | Mountain Bike Trail Etiquette

Welcome back you beautiful people and today’s all about the worst trail etiquette ever. You guys have given us a few more examples on the comments down below and we’ve pulled out some of the best ones. Or the worst. So here it goes. (light jingle) – Hey, we’ve got a rider, ay! What, he’s […]

Car Boot MTB Kit | Mountain Bike Hacks For Your Car: Tools And Spares

– Carrying tools and spare parts is always a good idea when you head out Mountain biking. But if like myself you drive to the trails then you have the luxury of taking quite a lot of stuff with you. But there’s no need to go cramming your car with loads of stuff you don’t […]

Megavalanche Top Tips | How To Prepare For An Alpine Mountain Bike Race

– Oh my goodness, me. Oh, you thinking about taking part in the Megavalanche, just like this one behind me? Here’s a few top tips on how to make it more epic, safe, fun, and crazy. Look at it! That, looks nuts. (thud) (tire sloshing) Well there’s a lot to take into consideration when doing […]

Carrying Spares And Tools On A Mountain Bike | GMBN How To

– I hate being under prepared for a ride. Sometimes you show up to the spot, get your bike out of the van, and realize you need to do something to it. Just a bit of a tweak you forgot to last time, or maybe you’re out in the wilderness and something goes wrong. So […]

Bike Storage Solutions For Racing | Neil’s BC Bike Race Setup

– I’m here in Vancouver. I’ve just taken part in one day of the BC Bike Race. I’ll talk you through what tools I took with me on that day and how I carried my gear. (upbeat music) I’ve rode day five, that was the Queen stage, the biggest stage of the race. It was […]

Ten Things To Take On A Mountain Bike Ride

– Here at GMBN, we love a good trail centre but, as with any mountain biking, being prepared is the name of the game. – So these are the top 10 things we take with us when going to a trail centre. (solo drum music) – Number one, a car boot kit that always stays […]