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5 Electronic Shifting Hacks For Cyclists | Maintenance Monday

– Undoubtedly, one of the best things about electronic gear shifting on bikes is that it just works almost faultlessly, all the time. However, if you are lucky enough to have electronic gear shifting on your bike, are you actually getting the most out of it? Well, if you watch this video you will do […]

How To Pace A Sportive With A Power Meter

– Power meters are a fantastic tool for training and also a perfect tool to get the most out of your event, as well as getting the best out of your own personal fitness. – That’s right, so, we are going to give you some tips fairly shortly on how to do just that, using […]

10 Standout Cycling Moments Of 2018

– Coming up, the best moments of the 2018 pro cycling season. (boom) (whoosh) (energetic music) At the start of 2018, Pete Sagan had won over 100 professional cycling races, but only one of those was a monument. The 2016 Tour of Flanders. However, he doubled that tally in April by winning Paris-Roubaix and didn’t […]

Can You Be A Vegan Pro Cyclist?

– Nutrition can prove to be a controversial subject here on GCN. And one part in particular, stokes an awful lot of debate, more than disc brakes, more than sock length, more even, than Lance Armstrong, and it is veganism. In particular, can you be a vegan professional cyclist? So we thought we’d try and […]

11 Things I Wish I’d Known About Zwift

(dramatic music) – There were so many amazing features on Zwift, are you sure you know the best ones? – Yeah, whether you’re new to Zwift or a seasoned veteran, here are 11 things you’d wished you’d known about Zwift. (upbeat music) – Zwift can seem like a pretty big place, so how do you […]

Can You Ride Aero Wheels In Crosswinds?

– Deep section wheels, they look bling, they make a cool swooshing noise but most importantly they offer a significant aerodynamic benefit over a standard shallow box section rim. But many people are worried about riding them in cross winds and for good reason. When they suddenly catch the wind and unexpectedly twist the handlebars […]

Alberto Contador’s Trek Emonda SLR | Tour de France 2017

(heavy music) – This is Alberto Contador’s brand new Trek Emonda. Now the previous Trek Emonda was just 690 grams for the frame, and this one, just released, is now 640 grams, and that’s for the same size frame as Alberto is riding here, which is a size 56. Now, Trek’s sell two different geometries […]

How To Climb Out Of The Saddle

– A la danser, they call it in French. Dancing on the pedals. Some people just make it look so smooth and so elegant and yet some people dread it. Mostly because they find it pretty hard. Well, I think riding out of the saddle is 90% technique and only 50% effort. So, here is […]

Brand New Cervelo S5 & Retro Bike Special | GCN Tech Show Ep. 40

(high tech swooshing) – For this week we’ve got confirmation of that spy shot that we were sent in a few weeks back. It’s that new Cervelo S5. And highlights of that include a 13% stiffer head tube and a 25% stiffer bottom bracket. – And loads more of that to come. (energetic electronic music) […]

Are Disc Brakes Here To Stay? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 29

(electronic noises) – Welcome to the GCN tech show. – This week, we’ve got world record attempts. Tour de France tech, bling tech, and a bike that was possibly ridden by the Peaky Blinders. – And Ollie gets to step into the bike vault. How lucky is he? Lucky. (upbeat music) Right then, what is […]