Tag: tyres

5 Essential Winter Maintenance Tips & Hacks | Winter-Proof Your Road Bike

(logo whooshes) – The winter is the enemy for so many cyclists out there and quite often you actually find them hibernating up until spring time. However, get yourself some decent clothes and you can beat, or at least be protected against those elements. Your bike though, that requires some specialist care, doesn’t it? Or […]

How To Protect Your E Bike From Winter

– E-mountain bikes was designed to be ridden in the nastiest conditions possible. Mud, rain, they love it, it’s where they can actually out-perform a standard mountain bike. However, if you’re not taking the right precautions and doing the right things on your E-mountain bike, one ride in winter conditions can make that bike look […]

How To Choose Mudguards For Your Road Bike | Fender Installation Tips

– Mudguards or fenders? And for many cyclists out there, a really stable part of winter cycling. The thought of riding along and getting your precious bike covered in grime is a nightmare for plenty of us, warriors of the road. Not to mention the thought of replacing parts sooner than they necessarily need to […]

How To Get The Most Out Of Your E-Bike | Performance & Durability

– Owning an e-bike is often gonna mean more riding and more riding’s gonna lead to more wear on your bike. You’re gonna be taking in new terrain, going on bigger adventures, maybe pushin’ the envelope a little bit more. I mean, that’s the thing with e-bikes, it just makes you go nuts for riding, […]

How To Choose A New Gravel Bike

(dramatic tone) (typing) (whooshing) – So you’re thinking of buying a new gravel bike, which one to get can be a difficult decision because there are a lot of different types. So we got together with Shimano, who this year launched the first gravel specific groupsets, GRX, to put together this video to help to […]

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 […]

How To Safety Check A Retro Mountain Bike | GMBN Freak Week

– Okay a bit more of an unusual one this week. You might notice this fine specimen of a bike in front of me here. This is a 1993 Diamond Back Sorento. Why have I got this? Well, this week is our freak week. Doing a whole bunch of weird and wonderful things. But the […]