This Is How To Brake On A Road Bike

Published on July 27th 2022


Many of us take braking for granted, but there is a real skill to it, which will help you ride faster, more safely and with more confidence. Having your brakes set up correctly and knowing how to use them properly will vastly improve your riding experience. In this video, Si explains everything you need to know about how to brake on a road bike. In association with @#RideShimano ๐Ÿ‘‰ Chapters: 0:00 Intro 1:09 Do Your Brakes Work? 1:58 Emergency Stops 3:06 Cornering 4:54 Donโ€™t Brake 5:50 Conditions 6:40 Brake Set Up 8:10 Summary Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: Download the GCN App for free: Visit the GCN Shop: Join the GCN Club: Where will you be going on your next ride to practice and apply these top tips? Let us know in the comments below! ๐Ÿ’ฌ If you liked this video, be sure to give it a thumbs up ๐Ÿ‘ and share it with your friends! Watch more on GCN... ๐Ÿ“น How To Climb Like A Tour De France Pro ๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ“น Watch our Editorโ€™s Choice Playlist ๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ“น Or why not check out our Features Playlist ๐Ÿ‘‰ โ€‹โ€‹ ๐ŸŽต Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound ๐ŸŽต Cardio (Instrumental Version) - Superintendent McCupcakes Dansez - Fasion Grudges (Instrumental Version) - Roof Hemisphere - Ooyy HVPER - Squiid Tell Me Again What I'm Missing - oomiee The Style - Scoobadive #gcn #cycling #roadbike #bike #roadcycling #shimano #howto #bikelife #cyclinglife Photos: ยฉ Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & ยฉ Bettiniphoto / The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest online cycling channel in the world, bringing together a global community of road cyclists to celebrate everything thatโ€™s great about the world of cycling. Our videos bring fans compelling daily content including expert tutorials, techniques, training, racing, cutting-edge bike tech, unparalleled behind the scenes event coverage, humour, entertainment, and more. Presented by ex-pro riders, GCN offers a uniquely qualified insight into the world of cycling, and most importantly itโ€™s fuelled by our passionate and enthusiastic fans โ€“ everyone who makes up the GCN community. We also bring the latest and greatest tech to your attention, showcase the best places in the world to ride and get exclusive access to events and races. Welcome to the Global Cycling Network | Inside Cycling 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: GCN Tech - 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 -