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The Ultimate Vintage Mountain Bike Collection | Retro MTB Tech

The Ultimate Vintage Mountain Bike Collection | Retro MTB Tech

– Bit of an unusual feature for me today, I’ve actually had a phone call from a friend of mine called Sandy, and he owns this bike shop. It’s called the Trailhead Bicycle Company, it’s here in Shrewsbury in Shropshire, UK. In fact, this is where Neil’s from, it’s his home town, in fact, one […]

Tadej Pogačar’s Colnago V3RS Pro Bike | Slovenian Superstar’s Italian Stallion

Tadej Pogačar’s Colnago V3RS Pro Bike | Slovenian Superstar’s Italian Stallion

Host: This is the UAE Team Emirates Colnago V3RS of the upcoming stage race talent and Slovenian Time Trial Champion Tadej Pogačar. [music] A Colnago with a top-of-the-line Campagnolo group set, is this the coolest team bike in the pro peloton right now? Be sure to let us know in the GCN app, where you […]

DIY Bike Service | 12 MTB Maintenance Things To Do In Isolation

DIY Bike Service | 12 MTB Maintenance Things To Do In Isolation

Like many others at the moment, I’m in isolation. So, I thought I’d take this time to make a video about the sorts of things you can do to your bike without having to have many spare parts or even specialist tools. This is isolation overhaul. (dramatic music) Okay, so this video isn’t just a […]

How To Replace Rim Brake Pads | GCN Tech Basic Road Bike Maintenance

How To Replace Rim Brake Pads | GCN Tech Basic Road Bike Maintenance

– Welcome to another Maintenance Monday. This week we are going to be focusing on how to change your brake pads or brake blocks as they can otherwise be known. We’ll also talk you though a few set up tips and help you identify when your pads actually need replacing as well. (metal clashing) If […]

Sebastián Molano’s Colnago Concept | Team UAE Emirates Pro Bike

Sebastián Molano’s Colnago Concept | Team UAE Emirates Pro Bike

Speaker 1: Sebastián Molano is a 25-year-old Colombian cyclist who currently rides for the UAE Team Emirates. He started his career on the track but now his strength is in bunched sprints on the road. In fact, he won three stages in the Tour Colombia 2.1 just this year. Enough about the rider though. What […]

The Most Durable Bike In The World? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 117

The Most Durable Bike In The World? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 117

Manon: Welcome to The GCN Tech Show. Ollie: This week, we’ve got new gravel tires, a top secret new TT bike, stealthy Wahoo’s, your upgrades to the bike vault and- Manon: Our main talking point: Bikes that last forever. Can we build the world’s most reliable bike? Can we build the world’s most reliable bike, […]

How Do Mountain Bike Gears Actually Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

How Do Mountain Bike Gears Actually Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

– Bicycle derailleur gears were first seen in 1905 on a French two-speed setup. 115 years later, though, we’re still using the chain, the cassette, and the derailleur because they’re the most efficient way of having multiple gears on a bike. Early designs, though, were quite crude, and modern day transmissions are very different. They’re […]

Berlin Track Cycling World Championships Hottest Tech

Berlin Track Cycling World Championships Hottest Tech

Manon Lloyd: We’re here in Berlin at the Track Cycling World Championships, and there’s some pretty cool bikes, including the world’s most expensive track bike. Let’s go check it out. [music] Manon: First up, we got our hands on six-times Olympic gold medalist Jason Kenny’s bike. Now, I was actually lucky enough to ride one […]

Steel Vintage Bikes | GCN Checks out Berlin’s Coolest Bike Shop

Manon: We’re here in Berlin. Hank: We’re going to show you guys the coolest bike shop. It’s got a bike shop, workshop, cafe, vintage- Manon: You could just show them. Hank: Let’s go. [Music] This unique bike shop is full of awesome bikes, coffee and kit, but before we get into the nitty-gritty, let’s learn […]