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Can Aero Road Bikes Climb? | New Cannondale SystemSix

(rock music) – Aero bikes can’t climb, apparently, but is that a fact, or is that just an enduring opinion based on the way that they’ve always been marketed? Or is it, in fact, due to the reason that pro cyclists haven’t seemed to have adopted them wholesale yet, and we always looks to see […]

The New Cannondale SystemSix Aero Road Bike | GCN Tech’s First Look

(mechanical clicking) – Cannondale have just released their first ever aero road bike. Yes, a little bit late to the party, but that’s quite some entrance. (smooth jazz music) It’s called the SystemSix, and Cannondale fans might remember, there was a bike with this name from back in the mid-Noughties. But make no mistake, this […]

What Difference Do Motorbikes Make In Bike Races? | GCN Does Science

– Motor vehicles within professional bike races are a hot topic right now. But aside from the safety issue, there are a number of pros who are concerned with the influence they are having on the outcome of races. In fact, a few high-profile riders have publicly vented their frustration this year on social media. […]

Tech Extra: New Road Bike Tech At The 2017 Taipei Cycle Show

– The Taipei Cycle Show is one of the biggest events in the bike industry calendar. Everyone is here in some form or another and in fact, there’s as many meetings behind closed doors as there are in the exhibition hall. So what does that mean for us? Well, firstly, this is a great place […]

The Best Training For Weight Loss? | Ask GCN Anything

– Welcome to this week’s Ask GCN Anything. – Coming up this week, we talk electric cars. – Yes, and VO2 max. – And, how to become a pro. – If you’d like to get in on next week’s show, then use the hashtag #Torqueback, and what was the other one Chris? – #AskGCNtraining to […]

How To Draft Like A Pro | Essential Cycling Skills

(motor running) – Riding on the wheel, or sitting behind others, to get the benefit from drafting is a crucial skill if you want to learn how to ride with other cyclists. So, here’s how to do it. (peppy music) – Sitting on the wheel, sitting in, sat on, drafting, giving a tow, are just […]

6 Reasons Why You Need A Cycling Powermeter

– Do you need a powermeter? Now although they are coming down in price, they still do represent a pretty serious investment. So, here are six good reasons why we think you should seriously consider investing your hard-earned cash. (electronic chill music) – First up, having a powermeter is going to lead to huge gains […]