How To Build A Bicycle Wheel | Maintenance Monday

– This is a very special wheel, special to me at least because it’s the first one I’ve ever laced and built. But I must say with considerable help from this man here, Marcel Waldmann, who is a master wheel builder at DT Swiss, with over 35 years of experience of building wheels. Who better […]

How Much Faster Are Modern Bikes? | Retro Vs Modern

– [Simon] Bike technology moves really quickly. Every year new products come out that are lighter, stiffer, more aerodynamic. All supposedly making us faster. But, how much difference does it actually make? How much faster are modern bikes? I really want to find out. – [retro-Simon] So do I. – Nice bike. – Oh, thank […]

New Aero & Lightweight Tech For 2018 | GCN At Eurobike

– More aerodynamic and lighter in weight. That is what we all want as cyclists, isn’t it? Loads of that sort of stuff on display here at EUROBIKE, so let’s go and rove and take a look. (upbeat electronic music) T RED are a company you might have seen on GCN before if you watched […]

New Aero & Lightweight Tech For 2018 | GCN At Eurobike

– More aerodynamic and lighter in weight. That is what we all want as cyclists, isn’t it? Loads of that sort of stuff on display here at EUROBIKE, so let’s go and rove and take a look. (upbeat electronic music) T RED are a company you might have seen on GCN before if you watched […]

4 Reasons Why Road Bikes Are Better Than Gravel Bikes | The GCN Show Ep. 296

– From the 24 hour race at the Nürburgring in Germany, welcome to the GCN Show. – Hello, and welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you buy our friends at Wiggle. – This week, we book the trend and tell you why we think that road bikes are still better than gravel bikes. Ha. […]

How To Build Your Own Bike Frame Part 2 | Maintenance Monday

(rock music) – Building your very own bike frame is the dream of many riders and it just may be more accessible than you think. This is part two in our how-to guide and our GCN frame is beginning to take shape. We have our working dimensions. We have our tubes. Now we need to […]

Carbon Fiber Vs Aluminium – 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Aluminium

aluminium is one of the most common materials with which to build bikes while the cheapest buy extends me steal the most expensive a typically carbon fiber the middle ground is occupied by aluminium which to many people I guess Masek seem particularly unexcited and also gets a bad rap it’s less comfortable than steel […]

Heroes & Villains Of Pro Cycling? Quick-Step Vs Sky | The GCN Show Ep. 302

– From the spookiest part of the Glacial Drumlin Trail in Wisconsin, welcome to the GCN show. (sinister laughter) Oop, dropped something. – Welcome to the GCN show. Brought to you by our friends over at Wiggle. – This week, why are Quick-Step heroes for winning so many races, yet Team Sky criticized for their […]

Warning! Your Love Of Cycling Has Gone Too Far When… | The GCN Show Ep. 277

– From Alpe du Zwift, welcome to the GCN show. – Welcome to the GCN show brought to you by wiggle. – This week we are issuing a warning. How do you know when your love of cycling has gone too far? That’s going to be a good one. – I’ve always been trolling through […]

Can You Repair A Carbon Fibre Bike?

– [Narrator] Cracking or breaking your carbon bike frame is every cyclist’s worst nightmare. In fact, some even lose sleep over it. And the prospect of smashing your pride and joy is even worse to a cyclist than the prospect of bungee jumping through an open air rusty razor blade museum. So, to find out […]