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How Much Have Carbon Bikes Changed? | Retro Vs Modern

How Much Have Carbon Bikes Changed? | Retro Vs Modern

– Earlier this year, Look launched their latest and greatest bike, the Blade 795 RS. This one, in fact, allowing us to have a close look at the tech, and also, take it for a spin. – Wait, wait I’ve got another one! – What is he doing here, and what on Earth is he […]

How To Use Zwift | Zwift For Beginners

(lively music) You might have seen the videos of us riding on Zwift You might have seen the videos of us training on Zwift And you will definitely, I’m pretty sure, have seen a video of us racing Jens Voigt on Zwift. but if you’re actually not familiar with how you use it, then let’s […]

How To Keep Your Hands & Feet Warm | GCN’s Pro Tips

How To Keep Your Hands & Feet Warm | GCN’s Pro Tips

– A common question among cyclists is how to keep your hands and your feet warm when you’re riding in cold weather, but the answer is coming up, a result of some hard-earned lessons and indeed, some handy hints. See what I did there? So why do we get cold hands and cold feet, eh? […]

What To Wear While Cycling In A City

– As former professional cyclists, we’ve probably spent more time wearing lycra than bears thinking about. – Yup, and although the tight cycling shorts and the tight jersey and all the other tight cycling kit might be appropriate for longer training rides, sometimes lycra is just not the answer. – No, not for city cycling. […]

Dr Pooley’s Aero Bike Fit | How To Find Your Time Trial Position

Dr Pooley’s Aero Bike Fit | How To Find Your Time Trial Position

– We often talk about aero gains as free watts. Although, that’s not quite true, because actually, you’re just going faster for the same power rather than gaining more power. But anyway, a lot of people, if they can afford it, will buy a time trial specific bike for time trials or triathlon even, assuming […]

Taking On The Hour Record – On A Penny Farthing?!

Taking On The Hour Record – On A Penny Farthing?!

– [Announcer] The World Hour Record is one of the most enduring in the sport of bicycling. It is currently held by William A. Rowe, who pedaled a remarkable 22.09 miles on a beautiful Summer’s evening in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1886. In the last 132 years, several people have tried and ultimately failed to best […]