How Are Custom Aero Bars Made? | GCN Tech Show Ep.111

(metal grinding) – Welcome to the GCN Tech show. This week I’m flying solo, but fear not, it’s going to be a good one. I mean in addition to hot new Shimano pedals, aero mudguards, new bikes, your upgrades and the Bike Vault, we’ve also got a special guest. I’m going to be joined by […]

Cheap New Bike Or A Used Bike With A Higher Spec? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 77

– Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – This week we have new bikes, the Bike Vault, your upgrades and as always, our weekly talking point. – Which is should you buy a new bike or a used bike with better spec. Plus the answer to the question we all want to know. Where does […]

How Much Faster Is A Time Trial Bike Than A Road Bike? | GCN Tech Show Ep.89

– Welcome to the GCN tech show. This week it’s me and all of my friends. In all seriousness we got back from Friedrichshafen from Eurobike but John is currently busy building a special bike for an upcoming video, so stay tuned for that. This week on the show we look at how much faster […]

Should You Buy A Rim Or Disc Brake Road Bike Next? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 76

– Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. He’s back and well, we’ve got new bikes, hubs, rims, and even some prototype tires. – And our main talking point this week, you’re going to love this, right? – Go on. – The next bike you buy, should it be rim brake or disc brake? – I […]

How To Slam Your Road Bike Stem To Cycle Faster

– Slammed stems look cool. There is simply no escaping it. Whilst we might not all be able to ride comfortably with our stems slammed, I’m sure many of us would like to be able to. After all, it gives you that pro look, doesn’t it? – It does, it’s a statement of intent that […]

How Much Difference Would A 4.8kg Bike Make At The Tour de France? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 82

– Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. This week, we’ve got new bikes, a new turbo, new tires, the bike vault, your upgrades, plus our main talking point, how much difference would a super light bike make at the Tour de France? (upbeat music) How much difference would a super light bike make at the […]

How Do Bike Gears Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

– Bicycles have gears to help you ride more efficiently when going uphill, downhill, and on the flat across all varied terrain. Without easy gears, you’d grind to a halt when trying to go up steep hills and without bigger gears, well you wouldn’t be able to pedal fast enough when going downhill. But how […]

Super Bike Vs Hyper Bike: Can You Go Faster If You Break The Rules?

(intense dramatic music) – [Narrator] In 2018, GCN made a hyper-bike. A bike that ripped up the rule book and then burned it. (flames crackling) But after that video a key question remained. Is a hyper-bike actually any good? – [Ollie] Honestly we didn’t know. So we’ve gone and built another one. Only this time […]

How To Fuel For A Long Bike Ride | Cycling Nutrition Tips

– Fuelling properly is one of the easiest things that you can do, but will have a massive impact on your performance. And the longer your ride is, the more important fueling becomes. So if you’re just going out on a long, winter, base-mile ride, or that big, huge sportive that you’ve been preparing for […]

Cheap Bike Vs Super Bike | Commuter Challenge

– [Ollie] We’ve see the difference between riding a cheap bike and a super bike while cycling. And, well, it’s pretty big. Super bikes allow you to ride faster for the same effort. And that’s probably why they feel so much fun. – [Hank] Yeah, but what about in the real world? What about riding […]