Tag: tour of france

The Closest Tour de France In Decades? | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome to the GCN Racing News Show. Coming up this week, we analyse an enthralling 2nd week of the Tour de France which has left us no clearer as to who the final winner will be in Paris. We’ve also got La Course by Le Tour de France, and some potentially big news for women’s […]

The Weirdest Rules Of The Tour de France | GCN Show Ep. 340

– Welcome to the GCN show, brought to you by Wiggle. – This week we’ve got a jam packed show including weird and wonderful rules of the Tour de France, weird and not wonderful hotels of the Tour de France, and the finalist for our Orbea Orca Aero giveaway. – Plus, the truth about what […]

How Do Tour de France Cyclists Climb So Fast?

– Have you ever sat at home watching the Tour de France, and gone how on Earth do those riders climb so fast? – I have, certainly. Luckily we also have a little experience to share with you. – Ooh, yes we do. (relaxed electronic music) – If you want to climb like a Tour […]

The Coolest Things To See At The Tour de France 2019 Grand Depart

– As GCN presenters, we are enormously privileged in that we get to visit some of the biggest and the best cycling events in the world. And they don’t get much bigger than the Tour de France. I’m here in Brussels ready for the Grand Depart 2019 and I wanted to show you some of […]

GCN’s Essential French Cycling Phrases Vol. 1 | Tour de France 2018

(Accordian music) – It’s Tour de France time, and whether you call it Tour de France or Tour de France, there is no escaping this iconic race and the magical pull it has for cycling fans and even, frankly, non cycling fans. One thing that is also inescapable is the influence of Tour de France […]

New Cadex First Look | Hot Tour de France Tech

– It’s the 2019 Tour de France and I’m in Brussels for the Grand Depart. It’s a hive of activity here, there’s loads going on. One of the most exciting things is the launch of a brand new components brand called Cadex. Now, while at the Grand Depart, Cadex invited us down to the launch […]

The Best New & Custom Tech Of The Tour de France 2019

– As I record this, we are on the eve of the Tour de France which is of course the biggest bike race in the world. And as such, for the last few days, myself and Oli have been going geering the teams in search of the best, the newest and the most custom tech. […]

5 Key Climbs Of The 2018 Tour de France | Tour de France 2018

– It’s safe to say that the Tour de France is defined by its climbs, because it’s there that the race is generally won or lost. And so, we thought we would take a look at five of the most famous, toughest and most iconic climbs along this year’s route, from some that are so […]

CCC Pro Cycling Team’s Giant Trinity Time Trial Bike

– This absolute weapon is the Giant Trinity TT bike, as used in time trials by the CCC team. Now before I go into all the geeky, nerdy, beautiful, aero details on this machine, be sure to subscribe to GCN if you haven’t already. And also, click the little bell icon, as it’s free and […]