Tag: italy

TOR Des Geants – Among the Giants of the Alps

I first heard about Tor Des Geants a few years ago after a friend of mine ran the race her first time. Over 200 miles through the Italian Alps and days without sleep. How could I resist? I was lucky enough to get in through the lottery on my first attempt. But I had no […]

AG2R La Mondiale Team Bus Tour | Inside The Giro d’Italia 2019

– We’ve been given access to behind the scenes look at the AG2R La Mondiale team bus. And I’m really excited to show you what’s in a bus during a three week Grand Tour. So first impressions, super clean and pristine bus this is. You’ve got the front seats, which is normally reserved for the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Where Can You Ride An E Bike? | E Mountain Bike Access Around The World

– Over there, Wales, raining as usual but one of the hubs of the Industrial Revolution. And in that particular area, one of the densest, legal networks of trails in the world. As a direct result of people traveling to work in days gone by. Over here, in England, also an intricate network of trails […]

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 […]