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Chris Froome’s Pinarello Dogma F10 X-Light | La Vuelta A España 2017

– This is the all-new Pinarello F10 X-Light as used by Chris Froome. (wobbly bass music) At the 2016 Tour de France, we saw for the first time Chris Froome using the F8 X-Light. At the start of the year in January we saw Wout Poels’ F10 which is the first time we’ve seen that […]

New Cervelo Aspero Cyclocross Bike | Joris Nieuwenhuis’ Custom Designed Pro CX Bike

– I’m here with Team Sunweb’s Joris Nieuwenhuis’ Cervelo Aspero. A complete prototype bike. We’re here in Belgium at the Superprestige in Ruddervoorde and not a single person has this bike. Joris is the only rider in the bunch to be able to have it and we’re excited to dig into it and check it […]

Direct Mount vs Standard Mount Rear Derailleur | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

(intense music) – Welcome back to the GCN Tech Clinic, I’m sure you all know the drill by now, what it’s all about, but if you don’t, here’s a little reminder. So if you’ve got yourself a bike-related problem, so something’s not working, something’s annoying you, you want to know how something works possibly, leave […]

Ellie Salthouse’s Custom Trek Speed Concept Pro Bike & Triathlon Kit

Ellie Salthouse’s Custom Trek Speed Concept Pro Bike & Triathlon Kit

– Right, we’ve got our hands on Ellie Salthouse’s Trek Concept Speed Time Trial Bike, with this unique custom paint work. (dreamy electronic music) Ok, let’s move to the front of the bike, and Trek work closely with Bontrager, so this whole cockpit area is Bontrager. These base bars are the Speed Concept aero base […]

Clips Vs Flats – Which Pedals Should You Choose For Mountain Biking?

– [Neil] Today we’re going to open a massive can of worms, and talk about clips versus flats, the two different types of pedals that mountain bikers use. I’ve come from the background of using flat pedals for fifteen years. – [Marc] As a seasoned downhill World Cup racer, I predominately spent most of my […]

Are Road Pedals Faster than Flat Pedals? | Clips vs Flats Hill Climb Challenge

(metallic whooshing) (hypnotic EDM music) – Three, two, one, up, up, up, up, up, up, up, up, up! What is the best upgrade you can make to your bike? Now, some people would say making the transition from flat pedals to clipless. – Clipless is a confusing name because you do, indeed, ride clipped in, […]

Katie Compton’s Trek Boone Cyclocross Race Bike | Custom National Champion Pro CX Bike

(upbeat theatrical music) – We’re here with Katie Compton’s Trek Boone, to introduce the bike, I have the one and only Katie Compton. Katie, thank you. – [Katie] Thanks for havin’ me. So yeah, this is my Trek Boone. I love this bike, I kind of helped with the geometry of it. But mainly, I […]

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 […]