Last Minute Bike Maintenance That Could Sabotage Your Next Long Ride

Published on July 18th 2020

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Preparing for a long road bike ride takes a bit of effort. Before heading out for a good few hours in the saddle most riders know to check their bike over, to take some food, and all the other usual preparation tasks. But plenty of riders at all skill levels often sabotage their long rides by making mistakes during their preparation. In this video, Manon runs us through just a few things we'd do well to avoid when gearing up for a long day out on the road. Check out the GCN App: https://gcn.eu/app Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech The GCN Shop: https://gcntech.co/tZ #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike What mistakes have you made before going on a long ride? Let us know in the comments 👇 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 - https://gcntech.co/tY Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 https://gcntech.co/tO Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Dancing On The Tables (Instrumental Version) - Elijah N.mp3 ES_Let Him Go (Instrumental Version) - Karl Engstrom.mp3 ES_Magical Bells - SFX Producer.mp3 ES_Oxygenize - Senchi.mp3 ES_Salamanca - Sarah, the Illstrumentalist.mp3 ES_Shark Waters - Experia.mp3 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ 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: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse Facebook - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtwee