Am I faster in aero socks or without socks? | GCN Tech Clinic

Published on February 8, 2023


Are you struggling to change up into the big ring? Wondering how the speed sensor in your turbo trainer works? Do you lie awake at night wondering how pro teams organise transport for world tour races? Would wearing no socks be faster than aero socks? Worry no more! Ollie and Alex are here to answer all in this week's Tech Clinic. 

00:00 Intro 
00:27 How do I clean scratches on my carbon rims? 
02:04 Can I hang my bike from it’s pedals? 
02:33 Why can’t I shift into my big ring? 
03:54 How does the speed sensor work on my turbo trainer? 
06:37 How to pro teams organise themselves? 
08:54 What’s faster, socks or no socks? 
09:54 Should I listen to tyre pressure or wheel recommendations? 

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