Why the Tour de France is so brutal

Why the Tour de France is so brutal

If you look closely at this pack of riders in the Tour de France, you’ll see some of the best cyclists in the world. They’re here in the back. They’re keeping up but also resting while their teammates in the front do most of the work. It’s a technique called drafting and it’s what helps […]

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Italian Super Bike Heritage & Innovation: Wilier Triestina HQ Tour

Italian Super Bike Heritage & Innovation: Wilier Triestina HQ Tour

(metallic whooshing) – It’s a long process. It starts from the light. We have the idea, we have the need, because there are several reasons why you need a new bike. And then we start. – After spending quite some time on the Wilier Triestina stand at the recent Eurobike show, the staff asked me […]

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What Do Tour de France Riders Eat For Lunch? | How Pro Cyclists Fuel For Bike Races

What Do Tour de France Riders Eat For Lunch? | How Pro Cyclists Fuel For Bike Races

– If you’ve been watching the Tour de France so far, then you may have seen the riders taking on bags like this from people stood at the side of the road, roughly halfway through each stage. They’re called Musettes, and they’re full of food. The reason for it is it means the riders don’t […]

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Italian Super Bike Heritage & Innovation: Wilier Triestina HQ Tour

(metallic whooshing) – It’s a long process. It starts from the light. We have the idea, we have the need, because there are several reasons why you need a new bike. And then we start. – After spending quite some time on the Wilier Triestina stand at the recent Eurobike show, the staff asked me […]

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Can We Ride And Survive A Stage Of The 1903 Tour de France?

(calm music) – [Mark Voiceover] I knew this was going to be a really, seriously tough ride. But I still underestimated it. This is utterly, indescribably tough. One of the most ridiculous things I’ve ever done on two wheels. – It is without doubt, the stupidest thing I’ve ever done. 60 km/hr on 100 year […]

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INSPIRING TRAVEL STORY: A man who travelled the world on a bicycle

INSPIRING TRAVEL STORY: A man who travelled the world on a bicycle

My name is Francisco, Francisco Alvarez I come actually from Belgium but I lived here in Australia for the last 35 years and I never went back to Belgium and I have no intention on going back there It’s too cold, far too cold. I love the sun! I travel on bicycle most of the […]

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Astana Cycling Team Bus Tour | Giro d’Italia 2019

Astana Cycling Team Bus Tour | Giro d’Italia 2019

(digital gears grinding) – We’re at the 2019 Giro d’Italia, and we’ve been given exclusive behind the scenes access to the Astana Team bus, so we’re going to go take a look and see what we can find. (funky soul music) Before we even go in the bus, you can see next to the door […]

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15 Electric Bikes Changing the Way We Travel in 2019 2020

15 Electric Bikes Changing the Way We Travel in 2019 2020

If you haven’t been up on the world of electric bikes you may think that bikes with motors are bulky, ugly contraptions with little power. But E-bikes are quietly revolutionizing commuting and fitness around the world. The newest styles set a high standard for versatility and strength for today’s riders. Hi, I’m Glenn and here […]

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Tour de France, Tour of Austria & Giro Rosa | The Cycling Race News Show

Welcome to the GCN Racing News Show – this week, we talk through the winners and losers from the first week of the Tour de France, including some really cool power stats from TrainingPeaks. Plus, there’s a dominant performance as the Giro Rosa hits the Zoncolan and a week of wins for Bahrain Merida at […]

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Do We Want An Endless Summer For Mountain Biking? | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 106

Do We Want An Endless Summer For Mountain Biking? | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 106

– Endless summer, Neil? Good thing? Bad thing? – Put it in the good pile. – Well we’re gonna be discussing that and lots of other things in the Dirt Shed Show, coming up right now! That’s rubbish. What the hell? – That’s the part I liked. – I thought it was all right. – […]

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