Tag: Bicycle (Product Category)

6 Off Road Skills That Will Help You Cycle Faster On The Road

– I am firm believer that if you want to be a good bike rider then you need to be a confident bike rider. Riding all sorts of different bikes, on all sorts of different terrains is one of the quickest and most effective ways to improve your ability to handle anything that you could […]

Climbing Made Easy | GCN’s Cycling Tips

(wheels spinning on road) (rhythmic breathing) – [Dan, With Sunglasses] Climbing. It’s brutal. It’s painful. But it’s so incredibly satisfying. And coming up, is all you really need to know about riding up hills. (techno music) – Firstly, and most importantly, the most effective way of riding up a climb comfortably is to pace yourself. […]

Which Pro Cyclist Trains The Hardest? | GCN Show Ep. 366

– From Leuven, in Belgium. Welcome to the GCN show. – Hello and welcome to the GCN show. – Coming up this week, which pro-cyclist trains the hardest, and how does that compare with other sports people? – Plus the results are in. You’ve decided on the hottest kits for 2020, and we have a […]

The Best Mountain Bike Riders Of The Decade | The GMBN Podcast Ep. 32

(stamp thudding) – So we thought we’d sit down with a beer, some light refreshment, and talk this through. I’m going to go straight into it. Of the last decade in mountain biking, who was the biggest game changer? – Oh, that’s a difficult question to start off with. – I even prepared for this […]

Can You Learn To Suffer Like A Pro? | Ask GCN Anything

– Hello and welcome to ask GCN Anything! – This week, we are answering your questions on mental fitness, smooth pedaling, and why team mechanics sit in the back of the car and not the front. – Good questions, then, and a little bit of everything. Don’t forget for your chance to be with a […]

Rocacorba: GCN’s Epic Cycling Climbs

(metallic whooshing) (rustic flamenco music) – I moved to Girona because I’ve heard it was a great place for riding but I could never imagine how incredible it was. It’s cyclists everywhere, the roads are amazing, the food is incredible, and the weather. Okay, I’m going to stop here because I think I’m getting you […]

Why Your FTP Changes Between Flat & Climbs | GCN Does Science

– Emma and I looked up why most riders can produce more power on climbs or on the flat, but how the same rider can rarely produce the same power for the same effort on both terrains. – Yeah. One explanation was that the greater inertia that comes from riding at faster velocities, i.e. on […]