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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 […]

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 […]

Are You Faster On A Stiffer Bike?

– Stiff bikes are more efficient, aren’t they? I mean frame flex robs us of power. So a stiffer bike, therefore, would transfer more of our energy into the drive train. That is a statement that many of us take as fact. And with good reason, because pro cyclists want stiffer bikes and they get […]

Influential Car & Motorsport Technology In Cycling | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 71

Influential Car & Motorsport Technology In Cycling | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 71

– Welcome to the GCN Tech show. This week, we’ve got ourselves a brand new gravel groupset, a super limited edition, very stunning, frame set not to mention, very fast charging batteries, your upgrades, and as ever, the Bike Vault. – And then we’ve got, what has the motor industry given to cycling and what’s […]

Simon Yates’ SCOTT Addict Race Bike | Michelton SCOTT Pro Bike

(dramatic music) This is the Scott Addict RC, belonging to Simon Yates of the Mitchelton-Scott squad. And while Simon, he rides a size extra small frame, and he sized down, actually this year, from a size small. Now he stands at one meter, 70 in height, which is around about five foot, seven. His brother, […]

The New Metal Threatening Carbon Fiber Bike Frames | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 60

The New Metal Threatening Carbon Fiber Bike Frames | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 60

– Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – This week we’ve got a new bike from Battaglin we’ve got a Bluetooth smart pump, we’ve got your bikes your upgrades and of course, the bike vault. – And we’ve also got a certain aluminum that you couldn’t weld, but now you can. – Yeah, that’s going […]