The Rim Brake Bikes You Can Still Buy In 2022! | GCN Tech Show Ep. 228

Published on May 5th 2022


In recent years, disc brake bikes have seemingly taken control of the road bike market, with manufacturers ceasing production of their rim brake bikes one by one. But don't fret, because there are still some great options out there if you want a rim brake bike - Alex and Ollie take you through a few, plus all the other usual features! If you were buying a new bike tomorrow, would you pick RIM or DISC? 👉 Bike Vault: Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 8 - Ozone 500 Men's 700c - Colnago C64 - Genesis Zero - VeloBuild VBR 168 - Eddy Merckx EM - Curve Belgie V3 - Time Stamps: 0:00 - Intro 0:30 - Last Week’s Poll 0:57 - The Rim Brake Is Not Dead! 7:11 - This Week’s Poll 7:39 - Hot Tech 14:56 - Best Bike Shop In The World (This Week!) 17:07 - Bike Vault Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: Download the GCN App for free: Visit the GCN Shop: Join us at the Global Bike Festival: Join the GCN Club: Would you still buy a rim brake bike? Let us know in the comments! Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Rim Vs Disc Brakes: The End Of The Debate 👉 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 📹 Watch the latest GCN Tech Show 👉 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 A Nifty Piece of Work - The New Fools Afternoon Fireworks - Duke Herrington Into My Head (Instrumental Version) - Eden Maze Just for Show - Martin Landstrom Soft Glare - Mar Vei Solid Centre - Dusty Decks Way Back Then - Martin Carlberg when i hop - baegel When We Were Kids 3 - Martin Carlberg When We Were Younger (Instrumental Version) - Loving Caliber #gcntech #gcn #cycling #roadbike #GCNTechShow #TechShow #CyclingShow Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / 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. Thanks to our sponsors: Castelli Clothing: Giro Helmets: Pinarello Bikes: Zipp Wheels: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: Komoot: Selle Italia: SIS: Zwift: Shimano Wheels: Shadow Stand: DMT Shoes: Muc-Off: Watch our sister channels: Global Cycling Network - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training - Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network -