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Mavic Comète Ultimate Shoes – Behind The Scenes At Mavic HQ

– These are the new Mavic Comète cycling shoes. And they have been surrounded by quite the hype since they were launched just a few weeks ago. Now fortunately for us, Mavic have actually invited us out to their headquarters in Annecy, France to see just what all the fuss is about. And we will […]

How To Fuel Your Cycling Recovery | Emma’s Spinach Protein Pancakes

(soft jazz music) – Welcome to Oat Cuisine with GCN. This is a recipe for savory spinach pancakes made of surprise, surprise, oats. Let’s get crackin’. So savory spinach pancakes. What do we need? We need some oats, two eggs, 50 grams of spinach, baking powder, some lowfat milk, squeeze of lemon juice. And then […]

How To Train At Sweet Spot For Cycling | Triathlon Training Explained

(lighthearted music) – Welcome back to the Triathlon Training Explain Show, powered by TrainingPeaks, and this week, I’m out on the bike, and I’m gonna be delving into Sweet Spot. Now, you may have already heard of the term Sweet Spot training, or perhaps you’re already using a little bit of Sweet Spot training in […]

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 […]

4 Cycling Workouts To Avoid Junk Miles | Triathlon Training Explained

(upbeat music plays) – Welcome back to the Triathlon Training Explained Show, powered by Training Beats. Today, we’re going to be addressing junk miles. But more importantly, how to avoid them. – Yeah, I mean if you’re anything like me, then you’ll love riding your bike. As long as the sun is out, the longer […]

What Normal Food Can I Eat When Cycling? | Ask GCN Anything Cycling

– We’re back for another Ask GCN Anything, where you can get to ask us your cycling related questions. Don’t forget, if you’ve got any questions that you would like to ask us ready for next week’s show, leave it them in the comment section just down below or use the hashtag #TorqueBack on Twitter. […]

6 Top Tips For City Cycling

6 Top Tips For City Cycling

(upbeat music) – Many of us bike riders will at some point be faced with some form of city cycling. Some of us less often, but the chances are if you ride a bike you will at some point find yourself negotiating a big town or city on two wheels. – Yeah, but I think […]

9 Ways To Make Bike Rides More Enjoyable | GCN’s Pro Tips

– We all love riding our bikes, but what if you could make your ride even more enjoyable? Well coming up, a whole load of decent hacks to do exactly that. (biker crying) What’s up? – I’m just crying tears of joy. Such a beautiful ride. (funky dance music) – A squeaking, creaking bike which […]

How To Improve Your VO2 Max | VO2 Max Explained

– [Dan] A high VO2 max has long been linked with elite athletic performance. So to give you a few cycling examples, Greg LeMond recorded one of 92 and a half. Chris Froome’s is apparently just under 85. Whilst his young Colombian teammate, Egan Bernal, the super climbing talent, apparently has one just over 90. […]