Video How To: Braking Safely When Roads Are Wet

How To Video

With winter just around the corner, the time of year when many of us will be riding wet roads is near. So how do you slow down on a wet road without ending up on your backside — or worse?

Basic keys include leaving yourself more room to slow down than normal; being gentle with braking so you don’t lock up your wheels; and checking pad wear because sticky cables can reduce braking control.

For more tips, check out this How To video from our friends at the Global Cycling Network.

Bonus Video:
Looking to change your fit, or simply swap on a lighter, stiffer stem? Here are some tips to help make sure you get the job done — and get it done right.

Videos Courtesy Global Cycling Network

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