Tag: grand tour

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 […]

4 Excuses All Cyclists Need | The GCN Show Ep. 280

– From the Col de la Madone in the Côte d’Azur. – [In unison] Welcome to the GCN Show! – Welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you by Wiggle. – This week we give you the four best excuses for cycling, how to get out of anything and never take the blame. – I […]

How Did Simon Yates Win La Vuelta a España? | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome back to the GCN Racing news show, this week, after a year of heartbreak is transformed into an almighty success, we ask, just how did Simon Yates win the Vuelta a Espana? We’ve also got the Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta, the Coppa Agostoni and Bernocchi, the Okola Slovenska, the Tour Cycliste Feminin International […]

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 […]

How Much Power Is Your Bike Costing You? | Ask GCN Anything

– Coming up on this week’s Ask GCN Anything. How much power are you losing through your drivetrain? Is it more aero to be on the hoods or on the drops? We’ve got some team time trial technique tips, which is a little bit of a mouthful. And why is the final day of a […]