Tag: cobbles

The Tour of Flanders & Dwars Door Vlaanderen | The Cycling Race News Show

We’re back with the GCN Racing News Show. It’s been another big week in the World of professional racing. The second of the season’s five monuments took place yesterday in the form of the Tour of Flanders, we shall be focussing on that, but we’ll also be dipping into the GP Miguel Indurain, Dwars Door […]

Paris-Roubaix & Itzulia Basque Country | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome back, this week the cobbled classics conclude on Northern France with Paris Roubaix, we have the sprinters classic, Scheldeprijs, stage racing in the Basque Country and the Netherlands, plus records tumble in the velodrome at the Commonwealth Games. It is with great sadness though that I have to start this week’s show by telling […]

Style Before Speed – Are Cyclists Too Vain? | The GCN Show Ep. 272

– Live, from the fourth road race for Sport Relief. – [Both] Welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you by Wiggle. – Yeah, that’s right, the GCN Show’s got a new sponsor, so thank you very much to them for helping to keep the lights on and to […]

Can A Super Bike Make Up For A Lack Of Talent? | The GCN Show Ep. 325

– Mmm. Are you recording this, John? (laughing) (beeping) – From the majestic climbs of Malibu, California. Welcome to the GCN show. – Welcome to the GCN show brought to you by Wiggle. – This week we find out just how much is down to the bike and how much is down to the rider? […]

Tyre Pressures On Cobbles | GCN Tech Geek Edition

– Matt and Dan recently performed a tire width test on the cobbles of Flanders and they did so in order to try and show just how much faster a wider tire would be on rough roads. Except the results weren’t quite what you might have expected and we went into a little bit more […]