Off The Back - Bike Maintenance Essentials

Published on January 11th 2015


A clean, well maintained bike is far nicer to ride. Here are Simon's essential maintenance tasks and how to do them. Maintenance how tos every Monday! Click here to subscribe: Your bike won't just be nicer to look at if it's clean and well maintained, it's also going to be far better to ride and far less likely to break. Here are the maintenance tasks that you should be prioritising: How to Wrap Your Bar Tape Like A Boss: How to Repair Your Chain: No more tubes?! How to get home: How to index your rear derailleur: How to clean your bike: Simon's 5 minute bike wash: The Road Bike Party 3 Bike Build: Our Maintenance Monday playlist: Don't forget to subscribe, like, share and let us know which maintenance video you'd like to see next in the comments! Buy GCN Cycling Kit! Click here: Get GCN T-Shirts and hoodies: Music: The New Mastersounds - WWIII (And How To Avoid It):