Gravel Bike Vs XC Mountain Bike: Which Does It All Best

Published on November 23rd 2019


Okay okay, we admit it, modern cross country mountain bikes might not actually be boring despite what we previously claimed. In fact, just how capable is an XC 29er compared to a gravel bike, and which is best? We put a Canyon Grail against a Canyon Exceed on a variety of terrains to find out.... In association with Canyon and Shimano Check out our mobile app: Shop GCN Black Friday Exclusives: Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Check out the NEW GCN Cyclocross Podcast: Spotify: Audioboom: For all of our adventures and epic rides follow us on Komoot: Submit your content with our new uploader: Join our Facebook community: 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 - Watch more on GCN... 📹 MTB's Are Boring | Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: 200 Dont's (Instrumental Version) - Conditional Dance With You (Instrumental Version) - Lvly Harmonium Song - Joseph Beg I Don't Mind (Instrumental Version) - Particle House I Think You Better - Tigerblood Jewel Leaving Serengeti - Ooyy No Cry - Fasion Organic Bijou - Ooyy Portal - Henyao Suburban Sunrise - Ran the Man Travellers - Ran the Man You X You - Ooyy Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto /