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Gravel Bikes Exist Because Mountain Biking Is Now Boring

Gravel Bikes Exist Because Mountain Biking Is Now Boring

– What on earth is a gravel bike? Nobody really knows, do they? Although we think we might, because we’ve got a theory on this. – We do. A gravel bike is a modern retro mountain bike, only better. And to prove this, we’re going to put our theory to the test. Before we do […]

How Much Of A Cyclist Are You? | GCN Show Ep. 353

How Much Of A Cyclist Are You? | GCN Show Ep. 353

– From the top of [Foreign Language] in Taiwan, welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN show. – Sorry we got to go again. Dan, you can’t get out of it mate. – I’m not wearing that pink– – 100 people commented last week that you need to be wearing that pink […]

The Worst Things To Say To A Cyclist | GCN Show Ep. 352

– Hi, this is the Jones’ with Springfield Brewing Company. – On Red Mountain Pass in Ouray, Colorado, welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN Show. – This week, phrases that no cyclist wants to hear. Now you can either avoid using them, or deploy them with devastating effect. – We’ve also […]

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 […]

Can We Qualify For The World Championships Of GranFondo? | GCN Rides RBC Whistler

Can We Qualify For The World Championships Of GranFondo? | GCN Rides RBC Whistler

( empowering music) – Utterly spectacular. I don’t think I’ve ridden in better places quite like this before. – [Simon] We’re here at the start line of the biggest Gran Fondo in North America: the RBC Gran Fondo Whistler. – Yeah, Jeremy and I are here to take part and also to try and finish […]

5 Trends That Suck | GCN Show Ep. 347

5 Trends That Suck | GCN Show Ep. 347

– From the tallest road in North America, Mount Evans, Colorado, welcome to the GCN Show. – Welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you by Wiggle. – This week, we’re talking cycling trends that suck. Which ones do we wish would just go away? – Yeah, it’s not all doom and gloom this week, […]

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 […]

Ultra Long Distance Cycling Tips | Beyond Physical Suffering: Mark Beaumont’s Secrets

Ultra Long Distance Cycling Tips | Beyond Physical Suffering: Mark Beaumont’s Secrets

– Hopefully, you’ll have seen by now mine and Mark’s ride around the North Coast 500 in Scotland. Don’t let us know the ending yet, we don’t know, because we haven’t finished and, quite frankly, I’m not entirely sure whether we’re gonna make it. But anyway, whilst we’ve been cruising along, on this incredible stretch […]

How A Titanium Bike Is Made | Moots Factory Tour

How A Titanium Bike Is Made | Moots Factory Tour

– Steamboat Springs, Colorado, population 12,088. A cycling paradise and home to one of cycling’s true artisans manufacturers, Moots. The grand masters of titanium. Last year they lent me a Route 45 gravel bike to ride in Iceland. And now we’re here to see how they practice their craft, how they actually make titanium bikes. […]