How To Double-Wrap Handlebar Tape | Set Up Your Road Bike For Cobbles

How To Double-Wrap Handlebar Tape | Set Up Your Road Bike For Cobbles

– With the Cobbled Classic season here upon us, we start to see some changes on the bikes of professional cyclists. One of the most common changes is in fact, double wrapping handlebar tape. The reason they do so is to get a little bit more extra comfort when riding over cobblestones. However, it’s not

The Ultimate Aero Bike | The Weird World Of Recumbent Racing

The Ultimate Aero Bike | The Weird World Of Recumbent Racing

(air whooshing) – If you’re anything like me, you’ve spent a lot of time training. You may have invested a lot of money into making yourself go faster. Maybe investing in some aerodynamic wheels or goin’ whole hog and investing in an aerodynamic frame. But what if you chuck the rule book out the window

Road Vs Off-Road Commuter Challenge | What Is The Most Fun Way To Cycle To Work?

Road Vs Off-Road Commuter Challenge | What Is The Most Fun Way To Cycle To Work?

– 99% of the time, when we’re commuting, it’s always a rush. It’s an absolute, full-gas effort to get home, or to work, as soon as possible. – I mean, as much as I love to wake up really early, I do like to enjoy a relaxed breakfast before leaving at the last possible moment

Born This Way: Can Anyone Become A Pro Cyclist? | GCN Show Ep. 345

Born This Way: Can Anyone Become A Pro Cyclist? | GCN Show Ep. 345

– From Atlixco, Puebla in Mexico, – [Both] Welcome to the GCN Show! – Welcome to the GCN Show brought to you by Wiggle. – This week, nature versus nurture. Are cycling’s biggest stars born or are they made? – We’ve also got a brand new cycling speed record, some incredible stats about Mathieu Van

What Is Komoot & How Do We Use It?

What Is Komoot & How Do We Use It?

– You might have noticed from some of our recent videos of rides, both near and far, that we often talk something called Komoot, which is, what, exactly? Well, this and this. A route planning and navigation app. Now, I use it all the time. Originally, that came about because it’s free, and then, also,

Selecting Parts For The Build | Garbage To Gravel -ish Episode 2

Selecting Parts For The Build | Garbage To Gravel -ish Episode 2

(electronic swishing) – Right, here we are, episode two of Garbage To Gravel ish, although it’s more of an adventure bike I’m going to be creating because I’m going to be using that old Saracen mountain bike frame that was in the bottom of my shed, and putting some new, and some not quite so

4 Basic Skills For Beginner Cyclists

4 Basic Skills For Beginner Cyclists

– If you’re wanting to get going on your bike, and there’s a few really basic skills that you’re going to want to cover. – Today we’re going to stick to just the basics, so if you are starting out in cycling for the first time, then this is the video for you. (upbeat music)

What To Wear For Cycling: Loose Vs Lycra Clothing

What To Wear For Cycling: Loose Vs Lycra Clothing

– If you want to go cycling, you’re going to need cycling kit, right? Cycling jersey, cycling shorts. – Nah, nah, nah, you don’t need to look like a cyclist if you want to go riding. (snaps fingers) There are loads of different clothing options out there. What you choose to wear is entirely down

Was Training Harder In The Past? | Old School Training Methods From Fausto Coppi

Was Training Harder In The Past? | Old School Training Methods From Fausto Coppi

– We’ve discussed quite a few times recently on the channel whether being a pro cyclist these days is actually easier than it was in the past. And one thing that gets brought up time and time again is that modern training methods just aren’t quite as epic as they used to be. Back in

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