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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. […]

Chris Opie’s Orbea Orca Aero Presenter Bike

(logo whooshes) – Finally, after over seven months, I get to give you a proper look around my Orbea Orca Aero. I turned up at the GCN HQ on the 1st of June last year and we’ve been together ever since. (upbeat music) This bike is really special to me because I had some amazing […]

Should You Change Your Training With Age? | Ask GCN Anything

– Welcome back to another episode of Ask GCN Anything. – Yes, and this week we’ll be talking, off the back of the GCN Show, about age-related training questions. We’ll also be talking about VO2 max, and we’ll be talking about what 100 pounds gets you now, well that it didn’t 10 years ago. – […]

How Do I Find My Maximum Heart Rate? | Ask GCN Anything

– Welcome back to another Ask GCN-ything This week were talking about why the cyclists shave their legs and not their arms, how to lose weight while cycling, and also how to build your endurance. – And don’t forget if you’d like to get involved on next weeks show then as always, use the hashtag […]

What’s In Your Jersey Pockets? | GCN Asks The Pros At La Course

– I think I have 10 of everything. – [Interviewer] 10 of everything? – Something like that, yeah. – Secret stuff, okay? I’ve already had my carb, okay? – I think, there’s Haribo guys around, so I’m gonna try and get some Haribos. – Got some banana gels. – That sounds disgusting. – It actually […]

Preparing For The Dirty Kanza 200 | Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

– Welcome to another episode of Ask GCN Anything. This week, ahead of Katherine’s Dirty Kanza epic, it’s a gravel riding special, so let’s get started with this one from Marc Snelson, who asks, “What are your thoughts on flared handlebars?” – It’s a bit of a Marmite subject isn’t it, really? I think some […]

What Was Your Hardest Day On The Bike? | GCN Asks The Pros

– Any cyclist will know that, beautiful as the sport is, sometimes cycling can be tough, and it is no different for the the professional riders. So I, at the Women’s Tour in Great Britain, thought I would ask the professional women riders what their hardest day on a bike was. (upbeat music) – Ooh… […]