6 Checks To Do Before You Ride Your Bike

Published on June 12th 2017

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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 πŸ‘‡ Do you have any superstitions? Let us know in the comments πŸ‘‡ 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 πŸ‘ http://gcn.eu/er Watch more on GCN... How To Change Your Brake Pads Or Brake Blocks πŸ“Ή http://gcn.eu/es How To Tighten Your Headset | Road Bike Maintenance πŸ“Ή http://gcn.eu/2cqvNYK Photos: Β© Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ & Β©Tim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com