Five simple upgrades to get the best out of your gravel bike

Here's how to to push your bike further – and go faster off-road

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Whether you’re a gravel devotee or recent convert, making a few sensible upgrades to your bike can greatly improve its performance, and with it the amount of fun you’ll have while riding it.

Now, unless you’re one of those very lucky people with thousands to spend on the very best gravel bikes, you will – like the rest of us – be after the upgrades that will positively impact your riding without breaking the bank.