Why You Should Ride Gravel On Your Road Bike | GCN's Guide To Taking Your Road Bike Off Road

Published on July 18th 2020

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Do you really need a gravel bike to ride gravel cycling adventures? Road bikes are really capable machines, just look at the pros racing Strade Bianche, and, with the right tyre choice, can be a lot of fun on more than just tarmac. In this video, Jeremy takes his Orbea road bike with 32mm slick tyres on the same gravel ride around Massachusetts he and Si took on last year to prove that road bikes are good for more than just road riding. Check out the GCN App: https://gcn.eu/app Introducing our brand new GCN Castelli Pro Training Kit: https://gcn.eu/3WA Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://gcn.eu/3Wz #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Have you ever taken your road bike off road? Let us know how you got on in the comments below! Sign up to the GCN newsletter https://gcn.eu/3K7 Join our Facebook community: http://gcn.eu/FBCommunity If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - https://gcn.eu/3Wy Watch more on GCN... 📹 Can you learn to unicycle in a day? https://gcn.eu/3Wv Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: The Thief in Marrakesh - Arc De Soleil Runaway Deer - Arc De Soleil A Winter's Itch (Instrumental Version) - Ingrid Witt (1) Monkey Throw Monkey - Arc De Soleil Condor - Dust Follows Even If My Heart Breaks (Instrumental Version) - Loving Caliber Not That Surprised (Sting Version) - Johnny Berglund Late Night Call - Staffan Carlen Come 2gether - Ooyy Lose You (Instrumental Version) - Loving Caliber (1) Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest and fastest-growing online cycling channel in the world, bringing together a global community of road cyclists to celebrate everything that’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 it’s fuelled by our passionate and enthusiastic fans – everyone who makes up the GCN community. We also bring you 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 https://gcn.eu/Castelli Giro Helmets https://gcn.eu/Giro Pinarello Bikes https://gcn.eu/Pinarello fi’zi:k Shoes & Saddles: http://gcn.eu/fizikshoes and http://gcn.eu/fiziksaddles Mavic Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Mavic Enervit Nutrition: https://gcn.eu/Enervit Topeak Tools: http://gcn.eu/Topeak Canyon Bikes: http://gcn.eu/-Canyon Pirelli Tyres: https://gcn.eu/Pirelli Orbea Bikes: http://gcn.eu/Orbea Vision Wheels: http://gcn.eu/Vision Wahoo Fitness: http://gcn.eu/Wahoo-Fitness Park Tool: http://gcn.eu/-parktool Elite Bottles: https://gcn.eu/EliteBottles Whoop Fitness: https://gcn.eu/Whoop Komoot: https://gcn.eu/komoot GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse The GCN Club - http://gcn.eu/club YouTube Channel - http://gcn.eu/gcnYT Facebook - http://gcn.eu/gcnFb Instagram - http://gcn.eu/GCNInsta Twitter - http://gcn.eu/gcnTW GMBN Tech - http://gmbn.tech/subscribe GCN Tech - http://gcntech.co/subscribe EMBN - http://embn.me/subscribe Leave us a comment below