Tag: tour de france

Get Fit in 4 Weeks Ep. 2 | Testing, Training Sessions & Recording Your Workouts

– Last week you may have seen our video on introducing the fundamentals behind any training program. It’s well worth checking this out if you haven’t already seen it, as this is the basis to any good training program. This week the focus is on pushing yourself harder than you have done before. Introducing some […]

GCN Asks The Pros | Should Power Meters Be Banned From Racing?

– Now, there’s been some murmurs for a while and also now there’s been some pretty outspoken comments too regarding should powermeters be removed from the teams bikes at the Tour de France to try and liven up the races? Well, I’ve decided to actually ask professionals what they think of this matter. Let’s go […]

Aesthetics – Design Behind the Bike (2/5)

The aesthetics of cycling products are a consideration for the designers and manufacturers of bikes, clothing and accessories used in the sport. Aesthetics not only influence but are influenced by both the consumer and the professional rider. As the sport develops, the importance of aesthetics is not underestimated by industry leaders. Cycling is one of […]

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) […]

How To Corner Like A Pro – Road Cycling

Riding a road bike fast feels great, but cornering fast is arguably the best feeling of all. Here is the correct technique When approaching a corner you need to gauge how much speed you’ll be able to carry through it. The factors that dictate this are how sharp the corner is how, wide the road […]

Cycling’s Best Escape Artists: 10 Of The Most Epic Breakaways Of 2019

(whooshing) – No rider ever gets into a breakaway thinking (sighing) this’ll do for the next four or five hours, until we hand over the sprinters and they can have their fun. Often it does end up in a bunch, but sometimes there’s a big upset. And we love it! When those who battle to […]

How To Lose Weight Through Cycling

– [Dan] If your goal is to lose some weight, then cycling is a fantastic way to do it. And some more good news is if cycling is your only goal, losing weight whilst maintaining power will make you faster, – [Simon] Yeah, so for example, a 75 kilogram rider cycling up a long hill […]

Should Cyclists Be Banned From Dangerous Roads? | The GCN Show Ep. 284

– From Kanagawa, Japan, welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you by our friends at Wiggle. – This week we’re talking about whether bikes should be banned from certain roads. Should we in fact ban ourselves? – There is karma, the Si, and we’re also talking about the […]