5 Reasons Why Bikes Are About To Take Over The World | The GCN Show Ep. 470

Published on January 11th 2022


This week on the GCN show: Manon is here as Dan is off practicing how to say “EF Education First Easy Post”, Tadej KOMs, the Zwift Tron bike IRL, big changes for the French auto industry, cycling infrastructure around the world, some vampiric new team kit, how far did the pros ride in 2021 and the road to the CX world champs in Fayetteville. All this plus your usual GCN show fixtures. Hot or Not? Cast your vote... Bora-Hansgrohe - https://gcn.eu/6Sr Julian Alaphilippe's Quickstep Alpha Vinyl kit - https://gcn.eu/6Ss Regular Quickstep Alpha Vinyl Kit - https://gcn.eu/6St 00:05 - Intro 00:35 - Tadej’s Coll De Rates KoM 01:14 - MvDP’s back problems 01:43 - Zwift trainer and bike leaks 02:03 - France makes car ads promote greener options 03:14 - Paris massively expands it’s cycle network 03:40 - The Milan Cambio plans to make everything accessible by bike 04:12 - Glasgow unveils a city wide travel network 04:47 - India starts a push to get more people on bikes 05:22 - Azerbaijan builds a bikepath in Baku 05:49 - Are we about to see bikes take over the world? 06:30 - GCN Inspiration 09:11 - Sagan’s new jersey 10:00 - New Cofidis team kit 10:15 - Annual team kit Hot or Not Vote 11:02 - Speakers for your bike 11:41 - e-scooter hire schemes do more harm than good 12:17 - how much did the pros ride in 2021? 14:31 - EF Pro Cycling team gets a new sponsor 14:59 - the road season starts next week! 15:10 - CX World Championships in Fayetteville 15:35 - Hack-forward-slash-Bodge of the week 20:38 - Caption Competition 22:00 - Comment of The Week 24:59 - This week on GCN ____________________ 🚴 With the 2022 road season promising to be one of the most exciting in recent memory, subscribe to GCN+ for live racing all year round, exclusive shows & cycling adventure films: https://gcn.eu/plus Download the GCN App 📲 for FREE & be part of the world's largest cycling community: https://gcn.eu/app Join thousands of other cycling fans in receiving our free weekly ✉️ newsletter roundup, including news, competitions and discounts: https://gcn.eu/3K7 Visit the GCN Shop - Shop Now: https://gcn.eu/YearEndSale Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://www.gcnclub.com/ #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Have you seen any change in habits or perception of cycling in your local area? Let us know in the comments 💬 If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Watch more on GCN... 📹 https://gcn.eu/gcnshow Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Gamma Ray Sky - La Boucle.wav ES_Stegosaurus - Margareta.wav ES_Afternoon Swing - Five Dime Fellas.wav ES_EqualX - Gregory David.wav ES_Lilacs - [ocean jams].wav ES_Older Now - Rospigg_mk2.mp4 ES_Power Drill Rev 3 - SFX Producer.wav Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest and fastest-growing online cycling channel in the world, bringing together a global community of road cyclists to celebrate everything that’s great about the world of cycling. Our videos bring fans compelling daily content including expert tutorials, techniques, training, racing, cutting-edge bike tech, unparalleled behind the scenes event coverage, humour, entertainment, and more. Presented by ex-pro riders, GCN offers a uniquely qualified insight into the world of cycling, and most importantly it’s fuelled by our passionate and enthusiastic fans – everyone who makes up the GCN community. We also bring you the latest and greatest tech to your attention, showcase the best places in the world to ride and get exclusive access to events and races. Welcome to the Global Cycling Network | Inside #cycling Thanks to our sponsors: Castelli Clothing: https://gcn.eu/Castelli Giro Helmets: https://gcn.eu/Giro Pinarello Bikes: https://gcn.eu/Pinarello Zipp Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Zipp Enervit Nutrition: https://gcn.eu/Enervit Topeak Tools: http://gcn.eu/Topeak Canyon Bikes: http://gcn.eu/-Canyon Pirelli Tyres: https://gcn.eu/Pirelli Orbea Bikes: http://gcn.eu/Orbea Vision Wheels: http://gcn.eu/Vision Wahoo Fitness: http://gcn.eu/Wahoo-Fitness Park Tool: http://gcn.eu/-parktool Elite Bottles: https://gcn.eu/EliteBottles Whoop Fitness: https://gcn.eu/Whoop Komoot: https://gcn.eu/komoot Selle Italia: https://gcn.eu/SelleItalia Zwift: https://gcn.eu/Zwift Shimano Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Shimano Shadow Stand: https://gcn.eu/ShadowStand DMT Shoes: https://gcn.eu/DMT Muc-Off: https://gcn.eu/MucOff Facebook: http://gcn.eu/gcnFb Instagram: http://gcn.eu/GCNInsta Twitter: http://gcn.eu/gcnTW YouTube Channel: http://gcn.eu/gcnYT The GCN Club: http://gcn.eu/clu