Tag: sportive

How To Pace A Sportive With A Power Meter

– Power meters are a fantastic tool for training and also a perfect tool to get the most out of your event, as well as getting the best out of your own personal fitness. – That’s right, so, we are going to give you some tips fairly shortly on how to do just that, using […]

How To Prepare & Plan For The Maratona Dles Dolomites Cycling Event

– The Maratona dles Dolomites is 138 km long and over that distance, you will be covering seven major climbs. – [Matthew] They are Passo Campolongo, – [Dan] the Passo Pordoi, – [Matthew] Passo Sella, – [Dan] the Passo Gardena, – [Matthew] Passo Campolongo, again, – [Dan] the Passo Giau, – and finally, the Passo […]

How To Improve Your Climbing Speed

If you’ve been cycling for some time, or even if you’re just starting out, you might want to work on your climbing to help you keep up with your peers. So, here are a few tips from GCN that will help to improve your climbing speed for that hilly sportive or group ride. Gears There […]

2018 Specialized Roubaix | Range Review | Tredz Bikes

So this is the Specialized Roubaix, an endurance road bike that is named after the grueling Paris Roubaix classic road race. Designed to be fast and smooth, the Specialized Roubaix is built for riding over challenging road surfaces, like the cobbles you find on a Paris Roubaix. So the new Specialized Roubaix frame is actually […]

How To Ride 100 Miles On Your Bike When You Haven’t Done The Training

– Sound familiar? You’ve signed up for a hundred mile ride. And maybe it’s for charity but you haven’t been able to get the training in and you’re nervous. I mean, you’re really nervous. – Yeah. It’s not surprising really because riding a century is a pretty big deal but we think we can get […]

How Can I Get Fitter In Winter? | Ask GCN Anything

(dramatic sound effects) – Hello and welcome to Ask GC Anything. – This week we have got loads of questions relating to winter training from indoor training Zwift, how to build your FTP, and much more. – Yeah, that’s right and if you want to submit questions for us to answer next week, remember you […]

Top 5 Hacks For The Maratona Dles Dolomites Cycling Event

– Think ahead to the Maratona. You’re fit, focused, and primed to hit the Dolomites. – But wait. Is there anything more that you could do, to make things even better? You know those marginal gains or handy little tips, that could make all the difference on the day. – Yes! We’ve got five Maratona […]

How To Get Into Bike Racing At Any Age

– So you’ve got a bike and you love going fast. Would you like to know how to get into racing? Perhaps you keep getting KOMs or QOMs when you go our riding or you just drop all your friends, and your beginning to think, maybe, you could be quite good at this. (electronic music) […]