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.
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