How To Setup Your Road Bike For Bad Roads Or Cobbles!

Published on April 2nd 2018

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Jon's favourite time of the season, the Cobbled Classics are upon us! But how do you prepare your road bike for the cobbles or other rough terrain? Join Jon as he gives us the low down so you are ready to hit that pavé. Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech The GCN Shop: http://gcn.eu/B8 The Cobbled Classics are finally here, do you want to know how to prepare your road bike so it can glide along the cobbles or other rough terrain? Riding wider tyres, adding grip tape to your bottle cage, using a chain catcher, and double wrapping your bar tape are all included in Jon's top tips! If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 http://gcn.eu/B9 Watch more on GCN Tech... How To Double Wrap Your Handlebars http://gcn.eu/1L0yYTr 📹 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ Music: Modern Day Drifter 2 - Per-Anders Nilsson Modern Day Drifter 3 - Per-Anders Nilsson 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 - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtwee