Tag: vuelta a espana

How To Climb Like Alberto Contador

Alberto – tell us how you climb. You climb in such an explosive way, you ride out of the saddle. Why do you use such a different style than may other riders, like Chris Froome for example? Definitely, always in my life when I started cycling I had the same style. Now, when you are […]

Pro Cycling Hacks To Make Bikes More Comfortable | Vuelta a España Tech

(mechanical noise) (techno music) – Pro bike riders ride tens of thousands of kilometers each and every year and of course, part of that is keeping comfortable. So, I’m gonna take a look around the pros bikes and find out exactly how they stay comfortable, both with custom mods, as well as off the shelf […]

How Did Simon Yates Win La Vuelta a España? | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome back to the GCN Racing news show, this week, after a year of heartbreak is transformed into an almighty success, we ask, just how did Simon Yates win the Vuelta a Espana? We’ve also got the Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta, the Coppa Agostoni and Bernocchi, the Okola Slovenska, the Tour Cycliste Feminin International […]

How Much Faster Are Modern Bikes? | Retro Vs Modern

– [Simon] Bike technology moves really quickly. Every year new products come out that are lighter, stiffer, more aerodynamic. All supposedly making us faster. But, how much difference does it actually make? How much faster are modern bikes? I really want to find out. – [retro-Simon] So do I. – Nice bike. – Oh, thank […]

GCN’s 2018 Vuelta a España Preview Show | Vuelta a España 2018

– Welcome to the GCN preview of this year’s Vuelta a Espana, and it is the third and final grand tour of the season. – That’s right. For some it’s the opportunity to crown a successful 2018. For others, it’s the last chance saloon to salvage their season and yet some riders will actually be […]