Tag: giro d’italia

Bike Talk – Tom Dumoulin’s Bianchi Oltre XR4 | SHIMANO

This is my brand new Bianchi Oltre XR4. I’m switching bikes of course… …but luckily I keep riding on Shimano… …so I’m really happy with that. For two days I was in Dublin to visit my brother in law. Then I shifted gears… …and the sound that it makes, it makes him so happy to […]

How To Climb Like Alberto Contador

Alberto – tell us how you climb. You climb in such an explosive way, you ride out of the saddle. Why do you use such a different style than may other riders, like Chris Froome for example? Definitely, always in my life when I started cycling I had the same style. Now, when you are […]

What The Froome?! | The GCN Show Ep. 281

– From the racetrack here in Imola, Italy welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you by Wiggle. – This week we’ll be talking about an incredible final week of this Giro d’Italia. Including Chris Froome’s ride on the Colle delle Finestre and the Giro’s biggest financial winners and […]

Heroes & Villains Of Pro Cycling? Quick-Step Vs Sky | The GCN Show Ep. 302

– From the spookiest part of the Glacial Drumlin Trail in Wisconsin, welcome to the GCN show. (sinister laughter) Oop, dropped something. – Welcome to the GCN show. Brought to you by our friends over at Wiggle. – This week, why are Quick-Step heroes for winning so many races, yet Team Sky criticized for their […]

Astana Pro Team’s NEW Argon 18 E-118 PRO Time Trial Bike

(logo booms) – This is the Argon 18 E-118 Pro time trial bike of the Astana team. And it’s particularly exciting for me because I’ve not seen it before it’s a brand new model. Now before I go into all the details of this hot brand new bike then be sure to subscribe to the […]

Simon Yates’ SCOTT Addict Race Bike | Michelton SCOTT Pro Bike

(dramatic music) This is the Scott Addict RC, belonging to Simon Yates of the Mitchelton-Scott squad. And while Simon, he rides a size extra small frame, and he sized down, actually this year, from a size small. Now he stands at one meter, 70 in height, which is around about five foot, seven. His brother, […]

Building A Retro Replica Bike | 1920’s (ish) Giro Challenge Part 1

(logo whooshing) – Now what with it being the Giro d’italia I was having a chat to Si in the office about how tough the riders were back in the 1920s. How they battled over mountains with just two gears on their bikes. One on either side of a flip-flop hub. And I said to […]