How To Get A Perfectly Clean Chain – GCN’s Top Tips For Cleaning Your Drivetrain

How To Get A Perfectly Clean Chain – GCN’s Top Tips For Cleaning Your Drivetrain

Of all the parts of your bike that need cleaning, your chain is perhaps the most important one. A clean chain is a long-lasting chain, and that also has a positive effect on the lifespan of your whole drivetrain. So it is a definite money-saving tip. There is a specific technique to effective chain cleaning,

How To Hack A 1X Drivetrain On Your Road Bike

How To Hack A 1X Drivetrain On Your Road Bike

– Now, ranking up there in conversations in cycling, along with gravel bikes and tyre pressures and widths, certainly has to be the 1X drivetrain system. What is that exactly, then? Well, it’s when you have a single chainring on the front of the bike, and then on the rear of the bike, you tend

Bike Talk – Koen de Kort’s Trek Madone | SHIMANO

Bike Talk – Koen de Kort’s Trek Madone | SHIMANO

My name is Koen de Kort… …I race for Trek-Segafredo. This is my Madone Team Issue Trek bike. I really love this bike. It is really aerodynamic… …and you definitely feel the difference. It feels very fast. And maybe this is just very personal… …but I really like the look of it as well. We’ve

Blake’s Canyon Sender DH Bike Set Up For Whistler Bikepark

Blake’s Canyon Sender DH Bike Set Up For Whistler Bikepark

(upbeat electronic music) – Ha ha! Man, we are super high up here on the Whistler Mountain. We’re in the clouds and I’m gonna give a lowdown on how I set up my downhill bike, specifically for the bike park. So let’s head out of the clouds. For me, I’ve picked a downhill bike. It’s

Are 1x Drivetrains The Future Of Cycling? | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 2

Are 1x Drivetrains The Future Of Cycling? | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 2

– Hello and welcome to episode two of the GCN Tech show. Thank you so much for all your support and positive comments last week. We will again be bringing you the latest and greatest from the world of bike tech. – And we tackle another hot topic: Is 1x a compromise too far or

Automatic gear shifting possible for e-bikes  | SHIMANO

Automatic gear shifting possible for e-bikes | SHIMANO

Shimano STEPS CITY/TREKKING features automatic shifting. Your speed, pedal pressure and cadence are tracked by intelligent sensors…, …that communicate with the lightweight, compact and near-silent motor. Going uphill? The sensors measure your declining speed, increasing pedal pressure and slower cadence… …and send a signal to the internal Di2 gear hub to automatically shift to a

How Much Power Is Your Bike Costing You? | Ask GCN Anything

How Much Power Is Your Bike Costing You? | Ask GCN Anything

– Coming up on this week’s Ask GCN Anything. How much power are you losing through your drivetrain? Is it more aero to be on the hoods or on the drops? We’ve got some team time trial technique tips, which is a little bit of a mouthful. And why is the final day of a

How To Wax A Bicycle Chain | Maintenance Monday

How To Wax A Bicycle Chain | Maintenance Monday

The subject of waxing a chain has been around for quite some time now, and we’ve had so many requests for a video on it, so that’s what I’m gonna give you, how to wax your chain. Now, there’ll be some of you, as well, who are asking, why would I want to do that?

Metal Vs Carbon: Which Bikes Are Better? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 3

Metal Vs Carbon: Which Bikes Are Better? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 3

– This S100 at the Tour Down Under. – [All] Welcome to the GCN Tech Show! – Woo! – And I’m gonna be bringing you the latest and greatest tech that these guys are using. Go on guys! – And of course having already got an amazing tan, I’ve stayed back here in our beloved

Drivetrain Deep Clean | Make Your Road Bike Ride Like New

Drivetrain Deep Clean | Make Your Road Bike Ride Like New

– Riding a bike in the the rain is part and parcel of cycling. Many people out there, however, they don’t necessarily enjoy it, but the way I look at it, is that your skin’s water proof, so what have you got to lose? However, your bike parts can take an absolute battering from the