Tag: climbing

10 E-MTB Tips For Beginners | Bike Setup And Riding

– Today’s video we’re looking at beginner style videos teaching the basics of e-bike and set up techniques and tips before you hit the trails. It doesn’t matter what bike you’ve got, full suspension bike or a hardtail, all these setup techniques and trail tips are gonna be exactly the same. Take a few of […]

New Wilier Zero SLR | Lightweight Aero Bike First Look

– We have got a very exciting first look for you here today. This is the brand new Wilier Zero SLR. (upbeat electronic music) Now, Wilier is one of the most historic and recognizable bike brands in the world. This is its first super lightweight bike with disc brakes and fully concealed cables. In case […]

Spinning Vs Grinding | Which Is Best For E-Bike Riding?

– Spinning versus grinding it’s an age-old question that road riders have agonized over for decades. Pedal faster to go faster, spin to win. – Yeah even at higher-level mountain biking we see a lot of grinding going on especially as cross country pros. – But this is e-biking and we still spin but for […]

How To Climb Like A Pro: Emma Pooley’s Guide To ‘Climbing Nasty’

– For today’s video we’ve enlisted the help of Emma Pooley. A name that will no doubt be familiar to many of you. If you don’t know who she is, she has been a world champion in the Time Trial, she’s won four stages of the Giro d’Italia, and she’s won La Flèche Wallonne. We […]

HIIT – 25 Minute Cycling Workout – Hill Training

– Okay, welcome to GCN’s short climbs indoor training session. It’s short. It’s gonna be sweet. It’s gonna be a little bit painful. But again, it’s gonna be some fantastic miles in the bank. All about working on your ability to ride the short shot climbs. The kind of climbs we see, perhaps, in the […]

Aero Vs Climbing | What Bikes Do The Pros Favour?

– Many bike brands offer a specifically aerodynamic frame and a specifically lightweight frame, for climbing, one assumes. For example, Trek’s Madone versus Trek’s Emonda. But the question of which bike is quicker on which course is a bit more complex than simply mountains versus flat. In fact, it takes quite a lot of complex […]

How To Master Extreme And Technical Hill Climbs On An E-Bike

– When it comes to climbing, you might well have seen The Slab, a crazy, steep, 37 degree rockface in the middle of a city center. Well, (mumbles) you might have seen this, The Rock, more of a big mountain free climb up in the mountains. Or you might’ve seen the climb we did at […]