Tag: team sky

Tour of Oman 2013 – Stage 2 Race Report

Welcome to Bidbid in Oman, where old men brandishing swords mingle happily with athletes from the top table of world cycling. No team buses with tinted windows to hide on here: let’s make do with some plastic chairs outside the Naseem Saboor Restaurant and Coffee shop and its tempting aroma of incinerated chicken – In […]

11 Pro Cycling Team Kits You Should Know For 2017

– [Narrator] The New Year is a wonderful time for cycling fans. January the 1st is the time that the pro teams and riders can start showing off their bling new kit. While some teams shy away from making too many changes, we’ve also got plenty of brand new teams to cast our sartorial eye […]

Are Disc Brakes Here To Stay? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 29

(electronic noises) – Welcome to the GCN tech show. – This week, we’ve got world record attempts. Tour de France tech, bling tech, and a bike that was possibly ridden by the Peaky Blinders. – And Ollie gets to step into the bike vault. How lucky is he? Lucky. (upbeat music) Right then, what is […]

Worst Day On A Bike? | GCN Asks The Pros At The Giro d’Italia

– I’m at the Giro d’Italia, and I’m asking the pros what is the worst day they have ever had on a bike. (upbeat funk music) So first question, what is the worst day on a bike? – I’m having trouble right now pinning it down exactly, but I know most of my worst days […]

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 […]

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? […]

Bike Racing Reinvented? | The GCN Show Ep. 216

– From the top of Tram Ton Pass in Vietnam. – Welcome to the GCN Show. – From Lasty’s Favorite Climb, Muro de Aia. Welcome to the GCN Show. – From all of us here at the International Velodrome in Milton. – [All] Welcome to the GCN Show! (wind rushing) (upbeat music) – Yay, yay, […]

Pro Cycling Time Trial Tech | Abu Dhabi Tour 2018

– It is individual time trial day at the Abu Dhabi Tour, so we thought we would go into the pit and find some of the new tech and what the riders get up to before they start this individual test. (beeping) (light rock music) EF, Education First, are the only team here to be […]