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Climbing Made Easy | GCN’s Cycling Tips

(wheels spinning on road) (rhythmic breathing) – [Dan, With Sunglasses] Climbing. It’s brutal. It’s painful. But it’s so incredibly satisfying. And coming up, is all you really need to know about riding up hills. (techno music) – Firstly, and most importantly, the most effective way of riding up a climb comfortably is to pace yourself. […]

Rocacorba: GCN’s Epic Cycling Climbs

(metallic whooshing) (rustic flamenco music) – I moved to Girona because I’ve heard it was a great place for riding but I could never imagine how incredible it was. It’s cyclists everywhere, the roads are amazing, the food is incredible, and the weather. Okay, I’m going to stop here because I think I’m getting you […]

Why Your FTP Changes Between Flat & Climbs | GCN Does Science

– Emma and I looked up why most riders can produce more power on climbs or on the flat, but how the same rider can rarely produce the same power for the same effort on both terrains. – Yeah. One explanation was that the greater inertia that comes from riding at faster velocities, i.e. on […]

The Weird World Of Hill Climb Racing

(upbeat pop music) (slow dramatic music) – The hill climb! The lung-busting eccentric genre of competitive bicycle racing. Largely un-talked about really, outside of this little circle that sticks with it. So I thought to myself, let’s tell the GCN viewers all about it. I want to know exactly what’s so appealing about it. After […]

The Taiwan KOM Challenge | The Hardest Climb In The World?

[Heavy Breathing] [Adventurous Music] – [Simon] I swear that’s further. It’s like the longest half K ever. (dramatic music) – [] We first heard about the Taiwan KOM Challenge in 2015. It’s a 100 kilometre long race almost entirely uphill. At the time, in fact, we wondered in the GCN show if it was actually […]

The Best Mountain Bike Moments Of The Year | GMBN’s 2019 Showreel

(gravel crunching) (intense electronic music) (engine whirring) (crunching) (intense electronic music) – [Both] Its the Dirt Shed Show! – We are here in Finale Ligure. We’re in Fort William. – We’re in Whistler Bike Park- – In Australia. – I’m out here in Australia. – Plus, big news, we’re giving away a free bike. – […]

Can You Really Put Out More Power On Climbs?

– Why is it that it seems so much easier, both physically but also mentally, to hold high power on a climb than on a flat? – You what? – Well it’s something I noticed back in the day when I was racing, was that I could hold higher power for longer, uphill. – I’m […]

GMBN Vs GMBN Tech | A Festive Mountain Bike Ride

(laughing) – Oh, those GMBN boys, they’ve been so good this year inspiring me to ride my mountain bike. Every day a fantastic video. I would like to meet them at my grotto. I think I’ll send them a lovely text with some challenges. (laughing) (lively piano music) (alarm ringing) – Well, I know what […]

New Scott Ransom – First Ride | Training For Enduro Ep.4

– So, the Scott Ransom is back. (energetic electro music) So, exciting day today, it’s new bike day. Myself and Blake have come to Rev’s bike park, to a Scott launch, to pick up the brand new bike that I’m gonna be racing, in Finale. So this, is the all-new Scott Ransom, check out. 170 […]