How Do Pros Make Their Bikes Heavy Enough To Be UCI Legal? | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

Published on February 3rd 2021


How do pros make bikes heavy enough to be UCI legal? Can you run latex inner tubes with carbon rims? What type of wheels would we suggest purchasing with a £1000 budget? What's the most aero position for your QR Skewers? All of these questions, and more, answered in this week's GCN Tech Clinic! 0:00 Intro 0:20 Are Latex Inner Tubes Safe On Carbon Rims? 1:35 Can You Buy The Gorilla Poster? 2:04 Bike Club? 2:15 Should You Upgrade A Budget Bike Or Invest In A New Bike? 3:10 Wheel Recommendations? 4:16 6.27kg Bike?! 5:55 Pros & Cons Of Airless Tyres? 6:59 What's The Most Aerodynamic Position For QR Skewers? Check out the GCN App: Subscribe: The GCN Shop: #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike If you've got a tech question make sure you leave it in the comments below using the hashtag #AskGCNTech and we'll answer it in a future clinic! If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 3D Printed Custom Ti Bike!? Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Soul Single Serenade - Dusty Decks.wav Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / 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: GCN Italia: Suscribirse a GCN en Español: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -