6 Checks To Do Before You Ride Your Bike
Published on June 12th 2017
Dan is here to help you out with 6 things you should check before going for a ride. Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN shop! http://gcn.eu/eq Let us know what you check before every ride in the comments below 👇 Do you have any superstitions? Let us know in the comments 👇 Dan goes through pre-ride checks that he recommends you do too, these include: - Checking tyre pressure, reduces risk of puncturing - Quick release skewers, make sure they are done up - Brakes, make sure they brake pads are not rubbing on the rims - Check your bolts, not necessary before every ride but advisable periodically - Headsets can come loose if not tightened correctly, a nice easy fix for smooth steering - Lubrication is essential for your sanity! There is nothing more horrid than a squeaky/noisy chain. If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 http://gcn.eu/er Watch more on GCN... How To Change Your Brake Pads Or Brake Blocks 📹 http://gcn.eu/es How To Tighten Your Headset | Road Bike Maintenance 📹 http://gcn.eu/2cqvNYK Photos: © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ & ©Tim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com About GCN: The Global Cycling Network puts you in the centre of the action: from the iconic climbs of Alpe D’Huez and Mont Ventoux to the cobbles of Flanders, everywhere there is road or pavé, world-class racing and pro riders, we will be there bringing you action, analysis and unparalleled access every week, every month, and every year. We show you how to be a better cyclist with our bike maintenance videos, tips for improving your cycling, cycling top tens, and not forgetting the weekly GCN Show. Join us on YouTube’s biggest and best cycling channel to get closer to the action and improve your riding! Welcome to the Global Cycling Network | Inside cycling Thanks to our sponsors: Alta Badia:http://gcn.eu/AltaBadia- // Maratona Dles Dolomites: http://gcn.eu/MaratonaDlesDolomites- Assos of Switzerland: http://gcn.eu/Assos KASK helmets: http://gcn.eu/KASK fi’zi:k shoes and saddles: http://gcn.eu/fizikshoes and http://gcn.eu/fiziksaddles Topeak tools: http://gcn.eu/Topeak Canyon bikes: http://gcn.eu/-Canyon Quarq: http://gcn.eu/Quarq DT Swiss: http://gcn.eu/DtSwiss Science in Sport: http://gcn.eu/SiS Orbea bikes: http://gcn.eu/Orbea Trek Bicycles: http://gcn.eu/-Trek Vision wheels: http://gcn.eu/Vision Zipp wheels: http://gcn.eu/Zipp power2max: http://gcn.eu/power2max Wahoo Fitness: http://gcn.eu/Wahoo-Fitness Park Tool: http://gcn.eu/-parktool Continental tyres: http://gcn.eu/continental- Camelbak: http://gcn.eu/camelbak- YouTube Channel - http://gcn.eu/gcnYT Facebook - http://gcn.eu/gcnFb Google+ - http://gcn.eu/gcnGPlus Twitter - http://gcn.eu/gcnTW Leave us a comment below!