Tag: giro

How To Make The Perfect Espresso

Coffee and cycling go hand-in-hand Seemingly, the perfect ride will always start with the perfect brew But, how do you make the perfect coffee? Well, we thought we will find out So, we came to Rocket Espresso Who supplied coffee machines to Some of the world’s best cyclists And also, GCN To find out– *MUSIC* […]

The Best Aero Bikes And Custom Tech From The Giro d’Italia 2019

– Coming up, the best new, interesting, and custom tech that we’ve managed to find in the last 24 hours. Here at the Giro d’Italia. (mechanical transitions) – At the Tour de France, Mavic provides neutral service. You may have seen Si’s excellent video covering it, but at the Giro it’s different. They actually have […]

Richard Carapaz’s Canyon Ultimate CF SLX | Team Movistar Pro Bike

(electronic whooshing) – Let’s take a close look at Richard Carapaz’s Canyon Ultimate CF SLX. (electronic music) Let’s start off with the frame of the 26-year-old rider from Ecuador. It’s the Canyon Ultimate CF SLX, which is the frame of choice when it comes to climbing. Carapaz stands at one meter seventy tall, which is […]

Davide Formolo’s Specialized S-Works Tarmac | BORA-Hansgrohe Pro Bike

(logos whooshing) – It’s another GCN Pro Bike and this week I’ve got hold of this Davide Formolo’s specialized S-Works Tarmac. Right, lets get straight into it. Look at that for a start. The border hands got a custom paint job on this Tarmac. The Davide Formolo’s sticker there and the number one bike. This […]

Best New Cycling Helmets & Shoe Tech From The 2020 Tour Down Under

– Helmets and shoes. Two items of kit which I obsess over the fit and comfort of more than anything when it comes to cycling. And luckily here at the Santos Tour Down Under there are loads of bits of kit lying around. So I can get these grubby hands on them and check out […]

Mikel Landa’s Canyon Aeroad CF SLX | Team Movistar Pro Bike

– This is the Canyon Aeroad CF SLX belonging to Mikel Landa, of the Movistar Team. Mow Landa himself is pretty good when it comes to the Giro d’Italia. He’s been third overall back in 2015. He also won two stages that year and he won one back in 2017 too. Let’s have a look […]

Pro Cycling Celebration Fails | The GCN Show Ep. 227

– From Cottesloe, Western Australia. – Welcome to the GCN Show. – From the Siena province near Montalcino, welcome to the GCN Show. – [All] Velocity Cycling Club from Accra, Ghana, welcome to the GCN Show. (intense music) – Welcome to the GCN show. This week we are talking bike race celebration fails. (bell ringing) […]

GCN’s Italian Cycling Phrases Vol.1 | 6 Types Of Cyclists

(bright, Italian music) – Ciao! The giro d’italia is upon us once more, so we thought we’d help you out, with a few handy, Italian cycling words and phrases So you can tell your scalatores From your velocistas and your ventaglio from your gregario. First up, types of riders. – [Italian Voiceover] Passista. – Essentially […]

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 […]