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Just How Good Are Professional Bike Riders? | Ask GCN Anything

(swishing) – Welcome back to Ask GCN Anything. Coming up on this week’s edition, we’re going to be telling you how to improve your performance in criteriums. – What to wear on an indoor tummy trainer. – Yep, whether or not to do recovery rides. – And can you wee off the side of your […]

How Do I Ride Blind Corners Without Losing Speed? | Ask GCN Anything

– Welcome to ask GCN Anything. It’s that time of the week when we go through all your questions, all about cycling. And in this week, what do we have in store? – This week have how to stay motivated whilst commuting, how to maintain your bike on a long multi-stage event, and which bike […]

5 Nutrition Tips For Cyclists | Eat Better & Ride Faster With GCN

Want some quick pointers to get your nutrition on track? Coming up are our top nutrition tips. (upbeat music) In this video you’ll see I’m using products from products form Enervit, and that’s because they are our nutrition partner. But there are of course other products available. (tribal music) Hydration, hydration is crucial to maintaining […]

Should You Train Like A Professional Cyclist?

– So what is it that the pros actually do? (upbeat music) Well, to work that one out we need to look at a full calendar of racing. Some pros will race 60 to 90 days a year. Riding one, two, or maybe even all three Grand Tours. Other pros may race a little less, […]

Is Riding In The Rain For Serious Or Stupid Cyclists? | GCN Show Ep. 359

– [Cyylists] The top of St Agnes Beacon, welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN Show. – This week, is riding in the rain for serious cyclists, stupid cyclists, or just soggy cyclists? We try and get to the bottom of whether to cycle in wet weather. – Dan’s adventure got off […]

Get Fit In 4 Weeks Ep. 3 | Building Ride Duration, High Intensity Intervals & Recovery

– If you’ve been following our fitness series you’ll be well on your way to getting fitter, faster and more disciplined with your cycling. If you haven’t, where have you been? Go and check out the other two videos before getting stuck into this one. This week is all about increasing your longest ride, increasing […]

Influential Car & Motorsport Technology In Cycling | The GCN Tech Show Ep. 71

– Welcome to the GCN Tech show. This week, we’ve got ourselves a brand new gravel groupset, a super limited edition, very stunning, frame set not to mention, very fast charging batteries, your upgrades, and as ever, the Bike Vault. – And then we’ve got, what has the motor industry given to cycling and what’s […]

How To Fuel For Cycling | Bike Ride Nutrition Explained

– Nutrition and training go together however if you have one without the other, you’re not going to get the desire effects and ultimately, you’re not going to get fitter, stronger, and faster. After all, we are all aspiring to be better and more well-rounded cyclists. (playful electronic music) Right, let’s start off with a […]