A clean bike is a happy bike.
You hear it all the time. The no. 1 way to keep your bike running smooth and trouble free is simply to keep it clean. Drivetrains work better and last longer when they’re sparkly, not speckled with grit and grime. Same goes for brakes and brake tracks. But what’s the right way to clean your bike. For a little advice, we turn to the gang at the Global Cycling Network, who take us through their ultimate 5-minute and 30-minute bike wash routines.