Tag: le Tour

Too Tough For The Tour de France? | A Truly Epic Alpine Climb

(gentle music) – Come on, Si, let’s do it! – Yeah, I’m well-psyched mate, this is going to be good! (gentle music) Ah, the Tour de France, the pinnacle of bike racing, and one of the hardest sporting events in the world. But is it as hard as it should be? I mean, this is […]

How Do Tour de France Cyclists Climb So Fast?

– Have you ever sat at home watching the Tour de France, and gone how on Earth do those riders climb so fast? – I have, certainly. Luckily we also have a little experience to share with you. – Ooh, yes we do. (relaxed electronic music) – If you want to climb like a Tour […]

The Coolest Things To See At The Tour de France 2019 Grand Depart

– As GCN presenters, we are enormously privileged in that we get to visit some of the biggest and the best cycling events in the world. And they don’t get much bigger than the Tour de France. I’m here in Brussels ready for the Grand Depart 2019 and I wanted to show you some of […]

Tour De France 2013 – Astana’s Team Bus Tour

For my money, Astana have got the coolest bus in the pro peloton. Now it might be turquoise, it might not be called ‘the death star’ like Sky Procycling’s team bus, but it does have the only spoiler of any team bus in the pro peloton. Now that clearly is an important performance advantage when […]

Egan Bernal’s Pinarello Dogma F12 X-Light | Tour de France 2019 Pro Bike

– This is a climber’s bike in every sense of the term. It is the brand new Pinarello Dogma F12 X-Light of Team Ineos’s Colombian climbing sensation, Egan Bernal. (heavy metal music) I know a lot of you will have already watched Ollie’s first look at the new Dogma F12 back in April, so I’m […]

How To Carry Your Calories: Stay Fuelled Whilst Cycling

– Hank and I are about to head out for a big ol’ day in the mountains on the bikes. And we just started packing a few things we’re going to need to take with us. – So we thought this was the perfect opportunity to show you guys just what we take out on […]

GCN’s Essential French Cycling Phrases Vol. 1 | Tour de France 2018

(Accordian music) – It’s Tour de France time, and whether you call it Tour de France or Tour de France, there is no escaping this iconic race and the magical pull it has for cycling fans and even, frankly, non cycling fans. One thing that is also inescapable is the influence of Tour de France […]

Team CCC Truck Tour | Behind The Scenes At The Tour de France 2019

(electronic music) – I’m at the Tour de France and I’m excited because our mates at Cadex have helped get us a behind the scenes look inside the CCC team mechanics truck. So, we’re going to go inside and have a look, but before I do and show you all the cool stuff that’s in […]

New Cadex First Look | Hot Tour de France Tech

– It’s the 2019 Tour de France and I’m in Brussels for the Grand Depart. It’s a hive of activity here, there’s loads going on. One of the most exciting things is the launch of a brand new components brand called Cadex. Now, while at the Grand Depart, Cadex invited us down to the launch […]