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Get More From Your Gravel Bike | Upgrades For Your Ride

Get More From Your Gravel Bike | Upgrades For Your Ride

– We’ve covered how to choose your gravel bike. We’ve even covered some of the trickier choices, like should you run one-by or two-by? But what about upgrading your bike? In the last of this series, with Shimano’s GRX groupset we’re going to be looking at doing exactly that. Oh, and if you’re a traditionalist, […]

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 […]

Is It Cheaper To Build Your Own Mountain Bike? | Ask GMBN Tech

Is It Cheaper To Build Your Own Mountain Bike? | Ask GMBN Tech

(dramatic music) – Welcome to Ask GMBN Tech. This is our 30th show so this is great. It’s a weekly show where you guys get to send in your questions about technical related mountain bike stuff. And hopefully, we can give you a decent answer so you learn some understanding of bikes. To get your […]

How Are Custom Painted Mountain Bikes Made? | Orbea MyO From Start To Finish

How Are Custom Painted Mountain Bikes Made? | Orbea MyO From Start To Finish

– Mountain biking is an individual sport, and more than anything, that shows in the bikes we ride. Customizing your component choice is a start, but getting a fully custom paint job is going the full distance, and it’s getting more and more popular. Some brands even offer it straight from the factory. So we’re […]

Marco Fontana’s Bianchi Methanol XC Bike | GMBN Pro Bikes

Marco Fontana’s Bianchi Methanol XC Bike | GMBN Pro Bikes

– In today’s Pro Bike Check, we’re gonna take a look at Marco Fontana’s Bianchi Methanol cross-country race bike. (Slow rhythmic music) So Marco, the veteran Italian cross-country racer, now rides the Italian brand Bianchi, on the Countervail team. And this is his race bike. It’s a small frame. Marco’s one of the shorter riders […]

What Bike Tech Is Going To Be Big In 2020? GCN Tech Predictions | GCN Tech Show Ep.106

What Bike Tech Is Going To Be Big In 2020? GCN Tech Predictions | GCN Tech Show Ep.106

(tribal drums and metal slashing) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. And a happy New Year. This week we’ve got a new track bike, a new gravel bike and some super lightweight tech too. – Plus, our predictions of what’s going to happen in the world of bike tech in 2020. – Oh, yes. […]

How To Choose The Best Mountain Bike Shoes & Pedals For You | GMBN Tech’s Definitive Guide

How To Choose The Best Mountain Bike Shoes & Pedals For You | GMBN Tech’s Definitive Guide

– When mountain biking first started, there was no such thing as dedicated riding gear. It was a pair of hiking boots, pair of jeans, and a flannel shirt. Not exactly ideal. These days mountain biking has so many different elements to it and accordingly there’s a lot of different kits available to you. The […]

Bike Talk – Sven Nys & Toon Aerts talk about the Trek Boone | SHIMANO

Bike Talk – Sven Nys & Toon Aerts talk about the Trek Boone | SHIMANO

We’re here at the World Championships in Valkenburg… …the Cyclo-cross World Championships. We’re in the last stage of preparation before the big race… …with Toon Aerts. Toon is one of our riders who will be riding this Trek Boone… …with Shimano electronic shifting… …hopefully getting a spot on the podium and maybe even more. The […]

Shimano 1x vs 2x | Which Drive Train Is Better For Mountain Biking?

Shimano 1x vs 2x | Which Drive Train Is Better For Mountain Biking?

– The last few years have the seen the emergence of 1x drivetrains. Many riders have ditched their front mech, and now rely on just one single chainring and a wide-ratio cassette. – But, there is still room for that 2x drivetrain, and in this video, we’re gonna take a look at 1x versus 2x. […]

Helle Frederiksen’s Trek Speed Concept Pro Bike And Triathlon Kit

Helle Frederiksen’s Trek Speed Concept Pro Bike And Triathlon Kit

– We’re here with the bike and kit of professional triathlete Helle Frederiksen. (upbeat guitar music) We’re actually out in Lanzarote whilst Helle is in the middle of a rather intense training block. So her bike is set up for training, rather than being race-ready, but first thing we should chat about is this paint […]