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Top 5 Motorcycle Braking Tips

What’s up everyone? I am Chase, here at Rocky Mountain ATV/MC, coming at you with my top five tips for better braking. So when it comes to brakes on your motorcycle or your ATV – it’s no secret. We all know they’re absolutely crucial. The funny part is having really good performing brakes on your […]

The Theory of Oval Chain Rings | ROTOR Factory Tour

The Theory of Oval Chain Rings | ROTOR Factory Tour

(whooshing) – We’re here at the Rotor HQ and factory in Madrid to find out how Q Rings are made, the science behind them, and then to go for a ride on them. And I’m really excited, some of my best results were in Q Rings and it’s been a while since I last used […]

Is Mountain Biking Harder Than Road Cycling? GMBN Vs. GCN

Is Mountain Biking Harder Than Road Cycling? GMBN Vs. GCN

♪ [music] ♪ – [Neil] As mountain bikers, we understand that our sport is really hard. – [Mark] Like really hard, yeah. – But have you actually considered how hard it is? – Yep. – You have? Well, compare it to roadies, they have it easy. It’s true. – So, we’re going to actually test […]

Powermeters Of The Pro Peloton – What Brands Are Pro Cycling Teams Using In 2018?

Powermeters Of The Pro Peloton – What Brands Are Pro Cycling Teams Using In 2018?

(explosions) – It’s been a couple of years since we last looked at power metres of the pro peloton back in Dubai, but since almost all of the WorldTour teams are present here in Abu Dhabi, we thought we would do an update. Also, because there’s quite a few changes. (moderate dubstep music) One of […]

NEW Orbea Orca OMX | Orbea’s Latest Lightweight Disc Brake Aero Bike

– This is the beautiful new Orbea Orca OMX. It’s Orbea’s latest performance racing machine. And the OMX designation represents the pinnacle in Orbea’s carbon fiber technology and construction. I’m going to tell you all about it. I’m going to go through all the new features, and I’m going to weigh it. But before I […]

How to True a Bicycle Disc Brake Rotor

In this video, we’ll show you how to true a disc brake rotor. Hello, Calvin Jones here, Park Tool Company. Rotors can become warped from use, abuse or simply by getting too hot. One of the most common causes of a bent rotor is getting banged around when parking the bike or stacking bikes tightly. […]

How To Clean Your Disc Brakes | Mountain Bike Maintenance

Squealing brakes is one of the most irritating things you can suffer from when out riding mountain bikes and the squeels can range from ear-piercing shrieks all the way to horrendous howling, sometimes even vibration that you can feel through your hands. So this is everything you need to know about this brake squeeling and […]

Even More Hot New Cycling Tech From The Taipei Cycle Show 2019!

Even More Hot New Cycling Tech From The Taipei Cycle Show 2019!

(light electronic music) – Welcome to Hot Tech at the 2019 Taipei Bike Show, part two. This show is massive and that’s why we have to do another video, couldn’t fit it all in one video but to fully appreciate how big it is, I kind of really have to show you like all the […]