Neil Donoghue's Longest Day Kit Check

Published on July 8th 2018


The summer solstice or the longest day of the year. In ancient times it was a sacred day of worship, but this year Neil went on his own pilgrimage along the South Downs Way. Here he talks you through his Canyon Exceed and all the kit he used to complete his epic ride. Subscribe: The GMBN Shop: The South Downs Way is a 100 mile trail in the south of England that connects the cities of Winchester and Eastbourne via rolling hills and downland. It features various technical singletrack, steep climbs and descents as well as lots of undulating fire roads.To tackle this beast of a ride he needed some serious kit. Canyon Exceed full carbon fibre frameset FSA carbon wheels. Shimano Di2 XTR Continental Cross Kings Topeak Frame Bag Topeak Saddle Pack Topeak Multitool and Cages If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 More GMBN Tech videos... 📹 Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -