Tubeless Convert! | Why Alex Will Never Use Inner Tubes On His Road Bike Again

Published on March 6th 2021

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Tubeless tyre technology has developed significantly in recent years and is now Alex's preferred choice for his road bike. Tubeless tyres are more puncture resistant, can be run at lower pressures for increased comfort and have reduced rolling resistance compared to typical clincher and tubed setups. How much faster are they though? Alex set about finding out with some GCN science! Subscribe to GCN+ for cycling as you have never seen it before! Live racing, shows & cycling adventure films: https://gcn.eu/plus Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech The GCN Shop: https://gcn.eu/5gy #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike Do you ride tubeless tyres? 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. 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 How Much Tyre Clearance Do You Really Need? | GCN Tech Clinic - https://gcn.eu/5gz Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Ocean View - Gregory David ES_Indie Synthcraft - Soara ES_Hats - Giants' Nest ES_Fallin for U - STRLGHT ES_Band Camp - Mary Riddle ES_Ashley - Netzy ES_Answer That - Quarter Roll ES_Amphibian - Lofive ES_Always in My Head - Swif7 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