Tag: stem

Get More From Your Gravel Bike | Upgrades For Your Ride

– We’ve covered how to choose your gravel bike. We’ve even covered some of the trickier choices, like should you run one-by or two-by? But what about upgrading your bike? In the last of this series, with Shimano’s GRX groupset we’re going to be looking at doing exactly that. Oh, and if you’re a traditionalist, […]

Selecting Parts For The Build | Garbage To Gravel -ish Episode 2

(electronic swishing) – Right, here we are, episode two of Garbage To Gravel ish, although it’s more of an adventure bike I’m going to be creating because I’m going to be using that old Saracen mountain bike frame that was in the bottom of my shed, and putting some new, and some not quite so […]

Why Your Road Bikes Gears Are Skipping | GCN Tech Clinic

(exciting music) – Welcome back to another episode of the GCN TECH Clinic, where I try and help and solve your bike related problems with years worth of knowledge that I’ve somehow managed to keep inside of my brain. Right, with no further ado then, let’s crack on. Actually, no, first up, if you got […]

Ollie’s Everesting Challenge Bike | Canyon Ultimate CF SLX

(booming) – In this video I’m going to go through the bike and kit I used to Everest the Passo di Valparola in Alta Badia. Now there will be a full video on the ride itself, so stayed tuned for that, especially if you’re a big fan of watching others suffer in an undignified way […]

7 Road Cycling Rules Worth Breaking

– The unwritten rules, the source of many an argument. You know what I’m talking about. Ankle socks, hairy legs, black shoes, black socks even. The really important things in the world of cycling. Except they’re probably not that important at all, are they? In this video, we’re going to talk to you about why […]

GCN Tech Asks The Pros | How Do You Choose Your Stem Length?

– Now for many years, most professional cyclists, regardless of their size, would actually put at least a 120 millimetre stem on their bike. Reason being, normally they thought it was faster or more aerodynamic, but what I want to know is, is this still the case, or have pros changed? Let’s go and find […]

Creak Or Click? Six Ways To Fix Your Noisy Bike

[High Intensity Music] – Picture it; you’re riding along, enjoying the sunshine, taking in the views. And all of a sudden, what’s that you can hear? It’s a creak, it’s a click. Basically, as soon as that noise comes, it’s likely to annoy you and anyone else who you’re riding along with. So today, let’s […]

Internal Bike Cable Hacks | How To Replace Internal Brake & Gear Cables

– Internal cables, they look absolutely fantastic, the reason being because they hide your cables, and quite frankly, there’s not many cables out there which are a real joy or delight to look at. There is a downside though, on some components and frames, they can be a real nightmare to thread through. So today […]