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GCN’s Hour Record Challenge: Making Ollie Aero

(upbeat music) – Welcome to part two of my quest to take on the hour record and see if I can beat Eddy Merckx, the greatest cyclist of all time. (upbeat music) A quick recap, the hour record is beautifully simple. It’s how far you can ride around a velodrome in one hour. It was […]

Espresso Or Cappuccino? | GCN Asks The Pros At The Giro d’Italia

– At the Giro d’Italia 2018, we thought we’d ask the pros whether they prefer cappuccino or espresso. And, how many of each? (funk music) – Espresso or cappuccino? – Espresso, 100%. – How many? – Normally three to four a day. – Cappuccino in the morning, espresso in the evening. – Cappuccino or espresso? […]

Which Pro Sprinter Has The Fastest Position? GCN Does Science

– If you want to improve your sprinting and get more aerodynamic, you could do far worse than copy some of the world’s best sprinters. However, many of them have very different positions so which one is best? – We’re going to take a look back at the top sprinters of the last 10 years […]

What Is An Echelon? | Road Racing Explained

(upbeat electronic music) – Echelon is a French word which literally translates to rung of a ladder. It was originally a military term which referred to the step-like formation of troops and if you take a look at an overhead shot of echelons in cycling, you’ll quickly see why that term was used. An echelon […]

Are Mullet Bikes Faster? | Is Mixed Wheel Size Better For MTB?

– Welcome back you beautiful people. And today is an experimental day. Yes, we’re are going to get a lot of numbers. I’m going to go super technical for myself where I’m going to be switching out my 29 inch wheel on the rear to a 27.5, turning it into a mullet bike to find […]

How To Impress Your Mates On The Trail | MTB Skills

– Welcome back all you beautiful people, and today is a cool day. Chris and I are headed out there for a ride. And this is a few ways of how to impress your mates out there on the trail. Oh, wow. The hell. That’s impressive. – Yeah, we go on the trail, Blake. – […]

Oakley Obsession – The 7 Most Significant Sunglasses

– The One Obsession campaign is a big part of Oakley’s recent history. It’s the idea that many of us, most of us have an obsession with our chosen sport. But many of us have also got an obsession with Oakleys. And one person who definitely ticks that box is Brian Takumi. Now he’s worked […]

Fabio Aru’s Argon 18 Gallium Pro Bike

– [Tom] This is Italian champion Fabio Aru’s custom painted, brand new, Argon 18 Gallium Pro. The frame, the Argon 18 Gallium Pro has had a very recent update, with some very subtle changes made. It’s lighter, they’ve worked on the geometry slightly, and they’ve worked very closely with the Astana team just to deliver […]

NEW Bikes & Cool Tech From The Giro D’Italia 2017

– It’s the morning of the first stage of the 2017 Giro d’Italia. We’re going to check out some tech here, at the start, and there has also been a bunch of very cool tech in the run up to the race. Let’s go and have a look. (smooth jazz music) Okay, so here’s another […]