10 Saddle Bag Essentials To Take On Every Bike Ride

10 Saddle Bag Essentials To Take On Every Bike Ride

– When it comes to packing your saddle bag, the question everyone really asks is well, what do you actually need? So in this video, I’m gonna run you through all the things that we think you should be taking out on your bike. (tranquil hip hop music) – Let’s start off with the obvious […]

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How To Pack Your Bags For Bikepacking

How To Pack Your Bags For Bikepacking

– You have all the bikepacking gear that you think you’re gonna need for your trip. Now you need to know how you’re actually gonna take it with you, and apparently it’s not quite as simple as just stuffing it in. – There’s a number of different styles of bikepacking bag. Each one mounts in […]

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Functional Threshold Power: Does It Really Matter? | GCN Does Science

– Functional Threshold Power is the theoretical maximum power that you could sustain for one hour. And it’s pretty much the gold standard of measuring someone’s ability on a bike. Except that, all it really does is tell you how much power you can sustain for one hour. And admittedly, when you know your weight, […]

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Shimano Dura-Ace Vs Shimano Ultegra | What’s The Difference?

Shimano Dura-Ace Vs Shimano Ultegra | What’s The Difference?

– It is the age-old question, what, apart from price, is the difference between Dura-Ace, Shimano’s flagship groupset, and Ultegra? Well, thanks to our partners at Shimano, we’re about to go through that, in some detail. (upbeat, bass-filled music) Both Ultegra and Dura-Ace are available as either mechanical groupsets or electronic, i.e. the Di2. And, […]

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GCN Goes Bikepacking In The Atlas Mountains, Morocco

GCN Goes Bikepacking In The Atlas Mountains, Morocco

– Well, good morning. It’s currently about half past six in the morning, and I am about two and half thousand metres in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. Yesterday Josh and I, that’s Josh over there, more on him in just a moment, we rode about 130K through some of the most remote and […]

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Smaller Wheels, More Fun? 650B VS 700C

Smaller Wheels, More Fun? 650B VS 700C

(energetic rock music) – Our mates over at Zipp have just lent us these rather cool bikes, so that we can check out their new 303 Disc Tubeless Firecrest wheels which are available– – In a smaller size, 650B. Now if you are a road rider, you probably haven’t ever had to think very much […]

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What’s The Best Bag For Commuting By Bike? Saddle Bag Vs. Panniers Vs. Backpack

What’s The Best Bag For Commuting By Bike? Saddle Bag Vs. Panniers Vs. Backpack

– The age old question facing anyone who cycles to work or to university, or to school, is how best do you carry your essentials. Now, whether that’s like a laptop or a full change of clothes, or possibly both, it’s a question that can very much weigh you down. – And there are three […]

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Flat Bar Vs Drop Bar Road Bikes | Comfort, Speed & Ease

Flat Bar Vs Drop Bar Road Bikes | Comfort, Speed & Ease

(upbeat electronic music) – If you’re wanting to get into cycling, then you may be wondering what kind of bike you should get and what is gonna best suit your needs. In particular, a drop bar bike like I’m riding or a flat bar bike like James has got there. – So in this video, […]

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The Cycling Race News Show: Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne & Abu Dhabi Tour

The Cycling Race News Show: Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne & Abu Dhabi Tour

Welcome to the GCN Racing News Show – this week, we celebrate the return of the cobbles! That’s right, men;s and women’s Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and men’s Kuurne Brussels Kuurne. Plus, middle eastern racing concludes in Abu Dhabi, we’ve got the 4 day Setmana Ciclista Valenciana in Spain, and as if Belgium wasn’t cold enough, […]

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