Ask Chris King Anything | Ceramic Bearings, Freehub Noise & Bottom Bracket Standards

Published on May 1st 2018


While at the recent Bespoked Bike Show in Bristol, we were lucky enough to get to chat with one of the biggest legends of cycling tech, Chris King! Find out his opinions on freehub noise, getting started in the industry, and bottom bracket standards. Subscribe: The GCN Shop: Chris King components are always instantly recognisable, and even if you can't see them, you'll always hear Chris King hubs coming. We were lucky enough to get to pick Chris King's brain for a while at the recent Bristol Bespoked Bike Show. Discussing everything from the first headset he made, to what should be the only bottom bracket "standard", we really could have stayed and listened to Chris all day. Which other legends of the cycling tech industry would you like us to speak to next? If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 The Latest GCN Tech Show - Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / Music: Epidemic Sound Blue Hills - Yellowbase Liar's Den - Yellowbase Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that matter. GCN Tech is utterly obsessed with seeking out and showcasing the best in bikes, tech, products and upgrades. Everywhere. Every week. From news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GCN Tech Show, pro bikes, set-up tips and more, we geek out over the tiny details that can make the big differences to you. With years of racing and industry expertise, we also bring you instructive maintenance videos to hone your mechanical skills, as well as behind the scenes factory tours and in-depth analysis of kit chosen by the pro peloton to keep your finger on the pulse of cycling’s latest technological innovations. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -