Tag: flanders

The Best Pro Bikes And Custom Tech At The Tour Of Flanders

– We are about one hour away from the start of the 2019 Tour of Flanders and Antwerp. Yesterday, though, we took the opportunity to go around a few of the teams’ hotels to find out what some of the top riders are using for the Cobbled classics this year. (futuristic music) And what better […]

The World’s Fastest Bike? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 67

(metallic whooshing) – This week, we’ve got hot new tech from Flanders, plus casual clothing for cyclists who like to remain, well, understated I guess. – Plus, a bike that’s gonna be used in next week’s Hour record attempt. – And all the usual favorites. (energetic electronic music) (metallic whooshing) Right, first up this week […]

How To Setup Your Road Bike For Bad Roads Or Cobbles!

– So the Northern Classics are here upon us, and it’s probably my favorite time of the season. Actually, it is my favorite time of the season. But what makes these races so special are those cobbled sectors. And this is probably the only race in the calendar where pros make a huge difference in […]

Cyclocross Legends: Bart Wellens & The 777.be Pro Team

– Okay, so we’re here at the Koppenberg Cyclocross, one of the most iconic cross races in the world. Today’s the first race of the DVV Trophy. I’m here with a friend, Bart. – Hi. – Well, the two-time Belgian champion, two-time world champion. Bart, thanks for coming out. – You’re welcome. (metallic whooshing) (dreamy […]

5 Things We Learnt From The Tour Of Flanders | The Cycling Racing News Show

(start clock beeping) (start clock rings) (men cheering) – Coming up this week on the GCN Racing News Show, five things we learned from the Tour of Flanders including a monumental cockup from GCN, even by our own low standards. We’ve also got the Dwars door Vlaanderen, the continued emergence of a bright young American […]

The Incredible Bikes & Cycling Tech Of The First World War

– I’m at the Centrum Ronde Van Vlaanderen, or Tour of Flanders Center, here in Oudenaarde, Belgium. This is a really cool place. There’s loads to see and do here and it’s absolute must-visit for, well, any cycling fan who’s coming through the area. But I’m here to see an exhibition on the very first […]

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 […]

10 Hardest Climbs In Professional Cycling

I don’t know about you, but one of my favourite parts of bike racing is watching the pros battle it out up really brutal climbs. So we thought we’d have a look at 10 of the hardest climbs ridden in professional bike races. Zoncolan If you ask most cyclists what the hardest climb in professional […]

4 Of Cycling’s Most Enduring Myths – Exposed! | The GCN Show Ep. 303

– [Announcer] From the middle of Europe– – Welcome to the GCN Show! – Welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you by our friends at Wiggle. – This week it’s the international jet set edition GCN Show. Emma has been racing in Taiwan, Jon’s been watching racing in (mumbles), and Ollie’s been watching bikes […]