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What Does MIPS Do? | Cycling Helmets, Concussion & Brain Injuries

What Does MIPS Do? | Cycling Helmets, Concussion & Brain Injuries

(intense music) – A concussion are always a shaking of your brain tissue inside the skull bone. But it doesn’t say where you have hurt yourself in most of the cases. – If you’ve purchased or looked at buying a new helmet over recent years there’s a chance you would have seen something called MIPS. […]

Aero Gains In The Wind Tunnel | Cycle Faster For Free

– If you’re like me then you want to be able to ride your bike faster, so we’ve come to a wind tunnel to test a load of common aero gains to see exactly how much difference they can make. Now, you can buy bling bikes and bling kit, but that’s expensive. You can do […]

Bike Light Set Up Hacks | How To Mount Bicycle Lights

(hypnotic house music) – Since I first appeared on one of these bikes back in the summer with a Topeak light mounted underneath my Wahoo, I have received more messages than I could have possibly replied to asking what light it was and how exactly I’d attached it. Well, today I finally have time to […]

The 100th GCN Tech Show Special!

(exciting orchestral music) – Hello and welcome to the first ever GCN Tech Show. – Hello and welcome to episode two of the GCN Tech Show. – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – Welcome back. – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – Welcome to the GCN […]

What Is The Ultimate Winter Bike? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 56

What Is The Ultimate Winter Bike? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 56

(whooshing) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – This week, we’re talking tools, crowdfunding projects, the ultimate winter bike, plus your upgrades and the bike vault. – With no further ado, let’s do it. – Ooh. (upbeat electronic music) (whooshing) – Now, a really clever tool that’s just come out is from Clever Standard, […]

Strength Training On The Bike – Fact Or Fiction?

– [Chris] The jury is out as to whether on the bike strength training does us any good or not. Over geared efforts producing more talk for the same power. – [Hank] I mean some pros swear by it and others don’t really care at all. – But should we be doing it? And is […]

4 New Wonder Materials That Can Change Cycling | GCN Tech Show Ep. 54

(slicing sound effects) – Welcome to the GCN Tech show. – This week, we have the world’s first smart bike integrating Amazon Alexa, four new hi-tech wonder materials that could revolutionize cycling, as well as your upgrades and the Bike Vault. – Nice, let’s get cracking. – Let’s do it. (bass music) Jon Cannings isn’t […]

De-Restricted E Bike Vs Road Bike | Which Is Faster?

De-Restricted E Bike Vs Road Bike | Which Is Faster?

– Feeling nervous, very nervous. (tense music) That is absolutely brutal. – That was absolutely insane. I’ve never dug that deep for such a long time. – That was genuinely, really hard. – We’re all in awe of how fast road bikes are. Especially at events such as the Olympics. It got me thinking, could […]

Pro Cycling Training Secrets With Elia Viviani

Pro Cycling Training Secrets With Elia Viviani

– I’m out here in Italy and I’m wildly excited, not just because the sun is shining and it’s warm, I’m not wearing a single thermal layer, but I’ve been invited to come out and ride with Elia Viviani at the Montichiari velodrome. And I’m pretty excited, ’cause it’s been a while since I was […]

The Next Step For Bike Helmet Safety?

(bang) – I’m glad that wasn’t my head. (intro sound) I’ve been lucky enough to be invited out here to the Volvo headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden, to check out the collaboration between Volvo and POC. They will, for the first time ever, test exactly what happens in a collision, between a car and a bike. […]