Tag: tyre

Worst Bicycle Maintenance Mistakes You Must Avoid! | GCN Tech’s Top 5

– Maintenance mistakes, now I’m pretty sure that most of us have made one or two along the journey of our cycling path, but here are five that you definitely need to avoid. (chill instrumental music) A worn out rear tire, just swap it over with the front, it’ll be alright. No, do not do […]

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, […]

Are Wider Tyres Worth It? | Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

– On this week’s ask GCN anything, we shall be discussing leg length discrepancy, ceramic bearings, riding over cattle grids, and a whole lot more. First up though, a question in on Twitter from Tom Mason, I currently ride 23 millimetre Conti tyres but I’m heading over to Belgium for a few days. Should I […]

The Best Aero Bikes And Custom Tech From The Giro d’Italia 2019

– Coming up, the best new, interesting, and custom tech that we’ve managed to find in the last 24 hours. Here at the Giro d’Italia. (mechanical transitions) – At the Tour de France, Mavic provides neutral service. You may have seen Si’s excellent video covering it, but at the Giro it’s different. They actually have […]

The Best Pro Bikes And Custom Tech At The Tour Of Flanders

– We are about one hour away from the start of the 2019 Tour of Flanders and Antwerp. Yesterday, though, we took the opportunity to go around a few of the teams’ hotels to find out what some of the top riders are using for the Cobbled classics this year. (futuristic music) And what better […]

Mistakes That Are Slowing You Down | Mountain Bike Skills

– This video is all about correcting some mistakes that might be slowing you down. You might not realize you’re doing them. (upbeat music) Rock gardens, braking bumps and rooty sections can really give your arms and suspension a proper workout, sometimes you can just bash through on the mainline or racing line, but actually […]

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 […]

6 Off Road Skills That Will Help You Cycle Faster On The Road

– I am firm believer that if you want to be a good bike rider then you need to be a confident bike rider. Riding all sorts of different bikes, on all sorts of different terrains is one of the quickest and most effective ways to improve your ability to handle anything that you could […]

How to Prepare Your Bike for Tubeless Tyre Sealant Application // Muc-Off

Hey guys, I’m Elliot from Muc-Off and today I’m gonna be showing you a really simple how-to. We’re gonna be taking a tubeless ready rim, a tubeless ready tyre and getting this dry-run set up ready for our sealant installation. So in order to perform the dry run, we’re going to need a tubeless compatible […]