10 Cost Effective Ways To Make Your Road Bike Lighter

Published on July 5th 2020


A lighter bike feels amazing! Everyone likes the feeling of effortless acceleration and cycling faster. Ollie often talks about aerodynamics, but underneath he is a real weight weenie, and in this video he shares 10 ways that you can make your road bike lighter without breaking the bank. Carbon fibre can be expensive, but that doesn't always make it lightweight, and there are plenty of other components that can be upgraded to save weight for a reasonable gram to currency ratio. Check out the GCN App: https://gcn.eu/app Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech The GCN Shop: https://gcn.eu/3Ti #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike How have you saved weight on your road bike? Or is aerodynamics more important to you? If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - https://gcn.eu/3Th Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Phone Vs Computer | https://gcn.eu/PhoneVsComputer Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: You Get All of Me (Instrumental Version) - Katnip Alienated - ELFL Amanecer - El Neon Babyface - TR3KK ONE Big Spoon (Instrumental Version) - Roof Jakarta - Bonsaye Jetstream - Salino Need You Back (Instrumental Version) - Milva Vibing Emotion - Catiso. Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech is the only channel you need for all things bike tech – past, present and future. Simply put, we’re obsessed with tech: we seek out and showcase the best in bikes, components, tech, accessories, upgrades and more from races and events, tech shows and product launches across the globe to bring you the best in road bike technology. We’ve also got great maintenance videos to help you get the most from your bike; pro-bike tours from all the biggest races; special features and the weekly GCN Tech Show. We also take a deeper look into the future of cycling, apps, smart tech and virtual riding. Join us on the channel and the GCN App to submit your content, vote on the latest tech and keep abreast of exciting new trends. GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse Facebook - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtwee