How To Get Your Bike Ready For Your Next Sportive Or Gran Fondo

Published on April 4th 2016


Get your bike sportive, gran fondo or race ready with the help of this video! Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! Sign up to the GCN newsletter: A well looked after bike isn't the secret to sportive success, but, we're pretty sure that a badly prepared, worn-out bike could break during your event. This video has the key things to look out prior to your event. Used in this video... Topeak torque tool: Get new brake pads: 11-28 Shimano cassette: 11-29 Campagnolo cassette: Get a second bottle cage: Watch more on GCN... Index your gears ▶︎ Get the right lube for your bike ▶︎ Buy GCN winter kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele / Music: The Shaolin Afronauts - Shira: (link to Spotify)