Should I Buy A Gravel Bike Or An XC Bike? | Cross Country Vs Gravel

Published on July 24th 2022


With the lines between gravel and XC bikes becoming more & more blurred, the question of what's the difference often gets asked! Anna is here to answer these questions for you as she delves deep into the differences between the two, some of the perks of both and what to look out for when speccing up your next bike! Useful Links: Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ Check out GMBN Tech T's in the GMBN Shop πŸ‘‰ What bike would you rather choose? A gravel bike or a cross-country bike? Let us know down in the comments below!πŸ‘‡ πŸ’­ Watch more on GMBN Tech... πŸ“Ή 10 Clues You Bought The Wrong Sized Bike! | MTB Sizing Guide πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎡 F.E.A.R - Felix Johansson Carne Love Love - Heyson Finger Roll - Bonkers Beat Club Now I'm Free (Instrumental Version) - waykap #gmbntech #gmbn #mtb #mountainbiking #gravel #crosscountry #xc The Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN) is the world’s largest and fastest-growing online mountain bike channel and community – and your destination for the best mountain bike content in the world. GMBN is dedicated to inspiring and unlocking your riding potential. Our videos cater to fans of every mountain bike discipline: from mile-munching cross-country (XC) riders, through adrenaline-fuelled dirt jumpers, gravity-hungry downhillers or aspiring enduro racers, and beyond. Every day of every month, our ex-pro presenting team are on hand to entertain and inspire you while also providing a uniquely qualified insight into the world of mountain biking. Every week we deliver original daily videos that include: Adventurous and entertaining features Mountain bike skills coaching Technical advice and guidance Mechanical know-how to keep you rolling A place for the riding community with our weekly Dirt Shed Show Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon Bikes: Nukeproof Bikes: Orbea Bikes: Park Tool: POC helmets and eyewear: Crankbrothers Pedals: Shimano Footwear: Dainese Protection: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: e*thirteen: Spank: Topeak: Garmin: Muc-Off - Wahoo: Komoot: Worx Power Tools: CamelBak: Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - Electric Mountain Bike Network - Global Cycling Network - GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training -