How To Clean Your Bike On Holiday Or Travelling | Maintenance Monday

Published on September 18th 2017


Just because you're on a cycling holiday doesn't mean that the weather will be perfect every single day. So when your bike gets filthy, here's how you clean it, using only what you can find in the local supermarket! Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN shop! Picture this; you've jetted off for the ultimate bike holiday. Your long-awaited escape, there's nothing but perfectly smooth roads and beautiful weather. The sun is shining, the miles seem effortless and your bike is in fabulous condition day after day. Until that day that the weather inevitably breaks. The heavens open and suddenly the roads become small rivers, rendering your bike filthy in seconds. Far, far from the garage and toolbox, how do you get your bike clean when you're miles away from home? Equipped with only what you can find in the local supermarket, just how do you clean your bike whilst on holiday using only; - wet wipes - bucket - sponge - washing up liquid - WD-40 and some very hot water?! Bike maintenance hero Simon shows you how! If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GCN... To give your bike a deeper clean... 📹 Ask GCN Anything Alta Badia special 📹 Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele /