Tag: gravel

Critérium du Dauphiné, Hammer Series & Dirty Kanza | The Cycling Race News Show

(countdown sound effect) – Welcome to the GCN Racing News Show. This week, the Critérium du Dauphiné starts it of with a bang. (screeching and skidding tires) Ouch. We’ve also got the second round of the Hammer Series in Limburg, a thrilling LOTTO Thüringen Ladies Tour, the Gran Premio Lugano, the Tour Luxembourg, and possibly […]

Road to Weissensee. A Bike Trip Story.

So everything has started here in beautiful Innsbruck This is me, my bike and some stuff. And here are glorious people from komoot team. We got together in one place to ride bikes to another place and meet more glorious people from komoot team. Wait wait but Why? Okay let me explain. People work for […]

Three Italian Super Bikes: One Giant Italian Climb

(intro) (intense music) (all laughing) – This is very special! – Whoo! – Stage 13 of the Giro Italia, finishes here, on the little known Pier Monte giant, the Colle de Nivolet. – This is excellent news for several reasons. Firstly, it’s supposed to be an absolutely spectacular climb. One of the most beautiful in […]

Gravel Road Bike Race, Iowa

Kramer: Welcome to Palisades-Kepler State Park, an eastern Iowa destination located between our state’s second largest city of Cedar Rapids and the town of Mount Vernon. Visitors can follow dramatic bluffs down to the banks of the Cedar River where spring rains can fill this valley. In just a few minutes we’ll tell you more […]

How To Choose A New Gravel Bike

(dramatic tone) (typing) (whooshing) – So you’re thinking of buying a new gravel bike, which one to get can be a difficult decision because there are a lot of different types. So we got together with Shimano, who this year launched the first gravel specific groupsets, GRX, to put together this video to help to […]

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 […]

Gravel Bike Vs XC Mountain Bike: Which Does It All Best

– Dan and I made a tongue-in-cheek video where we tried to answer two commonly asked questions. Firstly, what on earth is a gravel bike? And secondly, why might you want one? – You’re calling it tongue-in-cheek Si, but what I heard was more than bikes are boring. – Yes, well some of them are, […]

The End Of Bike Upgrades? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 73

(upbeat music) – Welcome to the GCN TECH show. Coming up this week that’s talk about tires, upgrades, and all the usual features, including don’t ride upgrades, and the Bike Vault. – Right,sorry I can’t be with you, this week, lads. But well in case you couldn’t noticed I’m here at Giro D’Italia. Just check […]

Canyon Grail Gravel Ride – Warburton, Victoria // Nov 16th 2019

It’s a super sunny Saturday morning here in Melbourne. I am heading out to Warburton, which is an hour’s drive east of Melbourne Into the hills I’ve been invited along to a Canyon gravel ride, which I could not turn down I’ve been in contact with Canyon in the last week or so in regards […]