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Wet Weather Mountain Bike Hacks | MTB Tech Tips For The Rain

– Here in the UK, as you probably guessed we get to ride in wet conditions quite a lot. So we thought we’d share some of our top tech tips to get the most from your bike and your gear, and more importantly to stop wreaking havoc on your bike because this stuff can be […]

How To Stop Destroying Your E-Bike | Winter E-MTB Maintenance Mistakes

How To Stop Destroying Your E-Bike | Winter E-MTB Maintenance Mistakes

– Wet and cold winter conditions are no doubt where e-bikes really come into their own because you don’t really trudge through the mud, like you do on a regular mountain bike. However, the problem is you meet nature’s finest grinding paste, mud and sand and grit, and also water and they create some serious […]

Andrea Tafi’s Paris-Roubaix Winning Colnago C40 Race Bike | GCN Tech Retro Pro Bike

Andrea Tafi’s Paris-Roubaix Winning Colnago C40 Race Bike | GCN Tech Retro Pro Bike

(bright piano music) – This is a very special pro bike indeed for it is the Colnago C40 in Mapei team colors of Andrea Tafi. And it’s the very bike that he won Paris-Roubaix on in 1999. The actual one, I mean it still has the dirt on it and everything. Can you believe it, […]

Can You Ride Cyclo-Cross On A Gravel Bike? | CX vs Gravel Bikes For Racing

Can You Ride Cyclo-Cross On A Gravel Bike? | CX vs Gravel Bikes For Racing

– Today we’re gonna be talking about why your gravel bike may or may not be right for the Cyclocross course, and some of my favourite tips for when you go to the bike shop and you’re looking for a new ride. (industrial echo) (low strumming sound) So as the days get a little shorter, […]

Can Roadies Ride Mountain Bikes? | GMBN Coaches Global Cycling Network

– Can roadies ride mountain bikes? Well, Peter Sagan can, but arguably, he’s a mountain biker, ’cause he won the Junior World Championship on a mountain bike first. Pauline Ferrand-Prevot, she’s been road world champion, and mountain bike, and cyclo-cross, so she can ride anything. But, can this roadie ride a mountain bike? It’s not […]

The Worst Things About Being A Mountain Biker

The Worst Things About Being A Mountain Biker

– Mountain Bike is the best sport in the whole world, in my eyes. But there are a few things in there that can throw you off the edge, and make you give up this beautiful sport. So I’ve pulled out a few of the worst things about being a mountain biker. The nasty smell. […]

Paris-Roubaix & Itzulia Basque Country | The Cycling Race News Show

Paris-Roubaix & Itzulia Basque Country | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome back, this week the cobbled classics conclude on Northern France with Paris Roubaix, we have the sprinters classic, Scheldeprijs, stage racing in the Basque Country and the Netherlands, plus records tumble in the velodrome at the Commonwealth Games. It is with great sadness though that I have to start this week’s show by telling […]

Paris-Roubaix & Itzulia Basque Country | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome back, this week the cobbled classics conclude on Northern France with Paris Roubaix, we have the sprinters classic, Scheldeprijs, stage racing in the Basque Country and the Netherlands, plus records tumble in the velodrome at the Commonwealth Games. It is with great sadness though that I have to start this week’s show by telling […]

Paris-Roubaix & Itzulia Basque Country | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome back, this week the cobbled classics conclude on Northern France with Paris Roubaix, we have the sprinters classic, Scheldeprijs, stage racing in the Basque Country and the Netherlands, plus records tumble in the velodrome at the Commonwealth Games. It is with great sadness though that I have to start this week’s show by telling […]