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Friday Tip: Adjusting your brakes

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Published 31 January 2014

Our latest sportive tip is all about slowing down. British Cycling's Insight Zone looks at the adjustment of your brakes.

Adjusting your brakes

With perfectly adjusted brakes, British Cycling members can also get a video guide from Roger Hammond on braking technique. Read the full article:

Braking technique

Every Friday, we'll be publishing a tip from the British Cycling Insight Zone, which is the home of training advice from the same experts that helped Sir Bradley Wiggins, Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish achieve success.

Next Friday we've got a guide on how best to approach a training camp.

Whether you’re tackling a long Alpine descent in a sportive, braking hard into a corner in a criterium race or approaching a junction on your commute, having reliable brakes is essential for safe, successful and enjoyable cycling.

Read the full article here.