Tag: cycling

Why bicycle training wheels are ineffective
Why bicycle training wheels are ineffective

I would quite happily melt down every set of training wheels in the world training wheels inhibit children from learning how to ride bicycles. So if you ever watched a child riding a bike with […] Read More

How To Make Your Own Cycle Rollers For Under $32 Or £20!
How To Make Your Own Cycle Rollers For Under $32 Or £20!

– [James] Yes! Victory is ours, Tom! The greatest rollers ever created! ♪ [music] ♪ – [Tom] Rollers are great for training but they can cost quite a lot, £100 or $160. So, here’s how […] Read More

The DIY Disc Wheel Tested | Mark’s Homemade Disc Wheel Cover
The DIY Disc Wheel Tested | Mark’s Homemade Disc Wheel Cover

– Right, there was a lot of demand for this one, and I promised I would do it. It is time to test the homemade disc wheel cover. (tranquil synthesizer music) Yeah, this disc wheel […] Read More

How To Ride On The Rollers On Your Bike | Indoor Cycle Training Made Easy
How To Ride On The Rollers On Your Bike | Indoor Cycle Training Made Easy

– Rollers mean all sorts of different things to riders around the world. They are perhaps one of the best recovery tools you will ever have. Spinning gently on the rollers is like creasing down […] Read More

How To Build A Bicycle Wheel | Maintenance Monday
How To Build A Bicycle Wheel | Maintenance Monday

– This is a very special wheel, special to me at least because it’s the first one I’ve ever laced and built. But I must say with considerable help from this man here, Marcel Waldmann, […] Read More

Why Do Professional Cyclists Slam Their Stems?
Why Do Professional Cyclists Slam Their Stems?

– The pros are renowned for their aggressive slammed riding positions, but of late there’s been an increasing trend towards the extreme. (calm music) Now, when you consider that my bike is pretty slammed, and […] Read More

Smaller Wheels, More Fun? 650B VS 700C
Smaller Wheels, More Fun? 650B VS 700C

(energetic rock music) – Our mates over at Zipp have just lent us these rather cool bikes, so that we can check out their new 303 Disc Tubeless Firecrest wheels which are available– – In […] Read More

How Much Faster Are Aero Wheels?
How Much Faster Are Aero Wheels?

Aero wheels don’t just look cool but we’re also told that they make you faster too. But how much faster? We wanted to do an experiment to see typically how much more speed an aero […] Read More

Are Wheels The Best Upgrade You Can Make To Your Bike?
Are Wheels The Best Upgrade You Can Make To Your Bike?

Talk to an experienced cyclist about upgrading your bike, and I’m fairly sure they would tell you that the most important thing you can do is to change the wheels. The theory goes that a […] Read More

Combine Back-Roller and Rack-Pack
Combine Back-Roller and Rack-Pack

Hi, I’m Conny from ORTLIEB and I’m going to show you how to combine a Rack-Pack with Back-Rollers. Anyone who has been on a bike tour knows how quickly Back-Rollers fill up. You can now […] Read More