Tag: drafting

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 Pro Tips For Free Speed On Your Road Bike

– Getting fitter isn’t the only way to get faster on your bike. – Yeah, so coming up are tips on position, clothing and nutrition to make you go faster. (upbeat drum beats) – There’s loads of tips and advice out there about how you can get more aero, everything from wearing special socks, to […]

Why the Tour de France is so brutal

If you look closely at this pack of riders in the Tour de France, you’ll see some of the best cyclists in the world. They’re here in the back. They’re keeping up but also resting while their teammates in the front do most of the work. It’s a technique called drafting and it’s what helps […]

The Rules of Track Cycling – EXPLAINED!

Ninh explains, the Rules of Track Cycling The object of the game is to cycle faster than your opponents. Track Cycling, sometimes referred to as ‘Olympic Track Cycling’, is contested indoors, on a curved banked track that measures 250m long, otherwise known as a Velodrome. In general, the rider who crosses the finish line first, […]

5 Devious Cycling Tricks Of Tour de France Riders | Pro Cyclist Racing Secrets

– There are many devious tricks you can use to deceive your competitors when cycling. – And these devious tricks have been deployed throughout the entire history of the Tour de France. Not the most devious trick in the book, but a good tool to have at your disposal nonetheless. I’m talking about sheltering. (French […]

Cycling adventures: road racing bike

Hi, I’m Daniel Oakman, senior curator at the National Museum of Australia and welcome to my cycling adventures. Today I’ll be riding this carbon fibre road bike in a race with the Canberra Veterans Cycling Club. That’s me in the red and white jersey. The kind of racing I’m riding in here is called the […]

6 Hacks To Go Faster On Your Bike For Free

– We probably all want to ride our bikes a little bit faster, don’t we, but we don’t all necessarily want to ride harder. – Oh no, definitely not. So can you get faster on your bike without actually getting any fitter? Well of course you can! That is exactly what we are going to […]

6 Things To Leave To Pro Cyclists

– There are some things that you just got to leave to the pros like this, this and this. – Make sure if you do enjoy this video you give it a thumbs up and click on the bell icon because then you’ll get a notification every time we upload a video. And I’m telling […]