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Jakob Fuglsang Saves The Day: Liege-Bastogne-Liege & Fleche Wallonne | The Cycling Racing News Show

Jakob Fuglsang Saves The Day: Liege-Bastogne-Liege & Fleche Wallonne | The Cycling Racing News Show

(electronic beeping) – Coming up today Liege-Bastogne-Liege rounds out the spring classic season and produces two very worthy winners, even if one of them has a slightly squeaky bum moment with six kilometers to go. We also have Fleche Wallone, a confirmation of talent at the Tour of the Alps and a couple of notable […]

The Santos Tour Down Under, CX World Cup + The Gravel & Tar Race | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome back to the GCN Racing News Show – this week, soaring temperatures, crashes, disqualifications and retirements hit the Tour down Under in Adelaide. The CycloCross season continues to build towards the World Championships with the penultimate round of the World Cup in France, plus we take a look at the Gravel and Tar race […]

Can Simon Survive A True US Gravel Race? | Racing the Steamboat Epic

Can Simon Survive A True US Gravel Race? | Racing the Steamboat Epic

– (claps) Let’s do this. (beep) Let’s do this. (beep) Was it you in there? Right, let’s do it. (dramatic music) (tires screeching) – Steamboat Springs in Northwest Colorado is a hidden paradise. For snow sports in winter and two-wheels in summer. The mountain biking is off the scale, but it hasn’t been well-known for […]

Our Favourite Road Bike Tech From 2019 So Far | GCN Tech Show Ep. 69

(electronic sounds) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – This week, we’ve got some hot new aero shoes, new top secret tires, and your thoughts on road bikes with suspension. – Not to mention your upgrades and the bike vault. (upbeat electronic music) – Now it has been a quite quiet week in the […]

Giantech – 2019  Revolt Advanced | Giant Bicycles USA

Giantech – 2019 Revolt Advanced | Giant Bicycles USA

Hey everyone! Hot Dog here with Giantech. This week we’re looking at the brand new Revolt Advanced. Tested, raced, and developed on courses like Dirty Kanza and Grinduro, the new Revolt Advanced line has been engineered to shred gravel like Banksy shreds his own art. The three new Revolt models all share the same Advanced […]

Preparing For The Dirty Kanza 200 | Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

– Welcome to another episode of Ask GCN Anything. This week, ahead of Katherine’s Dirty Kanza epic, it’s a gravel riding special, so let’s get started with this one from Marc Snelson, who asks, “What are your thoughts on flared handlebars?” – It’s a bit of a Marmite subject isn’t it, really? I think some […]

GCN Goes Bikepacking In The Atlas Mountains, Morocco

GCN Goes Bikepacking In The Atlas Mountains, Morocco

– Well, good morning. It’s currently about half past six in the morning, and I am about two and half thousand metres in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. Yesterday Josh and I, that’s Josh over there, more on him in just a moment, we rode about 130K through some of the most remote and […]

Too Tough For The Tour de France? | A Truly Epic Alpine Climb

Too Tough For The Tour de France? | A Truly Epic Alpine Climb

(gentle music) – Come on, Si, let’s do it! – Yeah, I’m well-psyched mate, this is going to be good! (gentle music) Ah, the Tour de France, the pinnacle of bike racing, and one of the hardest sporting events in the world. But is it as hard as it should be? I mean, this is […]

Critérium du Dauphiné, Hammer Series & Dirty Kanza | The Cycling Race News Show

Critérium du Dauphiné, Hammer Series & Dirty Kanza | The Cycling Race News Show

(countdown sound effect) – Welcome to the GCN Racing News Show. This week, the Critérium du Dauphiné starts it of with a bang. (screeching and skidding tires) Ouch. We’ve also got the second round of the Hammer Series in Limburg, a thrilling LOTTO Thüringen Ladies Tour, the Gran Premio Lugano, the Tour Luxembourg, and possibly […]