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Do You Take Mountain Biking Too Seriously? | The Dirt Shed Show Ep. 136

– The weekend is here. In fact for some of you it’s already started. There’s no time to waste. – Yeah, get involved. Plus you can win a year’s supply of tires. – Oh my God, it’s the Dirt Shed Show. Let’s do it! (rock music) All right, this show is absolutely jam packed, but […]

Mid Winter Bike Check | Road Bike Maintenance Tips

Mid Winter Bike Check | Road Bike Maintenance Tips

– The winter is a harsh time to ride, and nothing will bear the brunt of the elements more than your bicycle. Follow this quick guide to keep your wheels spinning sweetly this winter. So now that we’re inside in the warm and dry, we’re going to take a little bit of time to run […]

Rouvy Explained | Indoor Cycling Training Software First Look

Rouvy Explained | Indoor Cycling Training Software First Look

– Indoor training keeps getting better and better. It’s getting more immersive, more realistic, and more fun, and in this video, we’re going to show you an app called Rouvy which allows you to ride, race, or train virtually in real places, so in places like the Stelvio Pass, outdoors, and many more. Now before […]

How To Install Bicycle Bottle Cages | Road Bike Basics

How To Install Bicycle Bottle Cages | Road Bike Basics

(screeching treble) – If you have recently purchased, or acquired a new bike, one of the first upgrades that you might consider making, is to fit a bottle cage, because then you’ll be able to ride that little bit further, in that little bit more comfort, because you won’t be dehydrated. In this video, we’re […]

Making A Lamp Out Of A Mountain Bike Frame | MTB Upcycling

Making A Lamp Out Of A Mountain Bike Frame | MTB Upcycling

– For today’s video I thought I’d have a go at a bit of up-cycling. Now I’m quite into my bike art, there’s a lot of stuff behind me on the wall, there’s Jeff Wall prints, there’s an old disc drive clock up there. As you can see there’s just general stuff hanging around, there’s […]

Will Carbon Bikes Become Cheaper Than Aluminium? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 108

Will Carbon Bikes Become Cheaper Than Aluminium? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 108

(energetic music) – Welcome to the 108th “GCN Tech Show.” – This week, we’ve got new lightweight clothing, new tubeless tires, the bike vault, your upgrades, and potentially carbon-fiber bikes that are going to be cheaper than aluminum. – Oh, it’s going to be a good one! – It is, let’s do it. – This […]

Best Cycling Tech Of 2019: The GCN Tech Awards Show | Ep. 105

– Welcome to the GCN Tech Show, a Boxing Day special, and it’s a very special episode indeed because this week we are announcing our tech award winners, very prestigious, I must say, Oliver. – Yes, we’re filming this live on Boxing Day from Business As Usual in Bristol rather than our normal set. – […]

Choosing New Bike Parts & Components | Cheap Bike To Fixie Ep. 2

Choosing New Bike Parts & Components | Cheap Bike To Fixie Ep. 2

– Last week on Maintenance Monday. No not Gumtree, not Craigslist but Ebay. Peugeot Premier, fashionable fixie. It’s just a matter of time. I’ve been hunting around for a bargain, let’s take it apart. On the war wounds of the bike, the history behind it. Because it’s not quite as straightforward as you may think. […]

We Went to Taiwan to Make a Bike from the Future (and Actually Did) – The Grim Donut

We Went to Taiwan to Make a Bike from the Future (and Actually Did) – The Grim Donut

(lively orchestral music) (Email message tone) – Oh look, those guys at (beep) have a new bike. – Let me guess. This one’s five millimeters longer and one degree slacker, Kaz? – Let’s see; actually, six millimeters longer. – It’s ridiculous. All these companies, they’re trying to cram evolutionary down our throat as revolutionary. Just […]