6 Reasons Why Shorter Bike Rides Are Better | GCN Show Ep. 387

Published on June 9th 2020

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Seeing pro cyclists knocking out 400km training rides can be pretty disheartening to the every day bike rider. How can you ever become a good cyclist if you don't have the time to go for 10 hour long rides every weekend? Well, we think short rides are better than long, all day slogs. You can ride harder, dodge the worst weather, and fit them in around your over life commitments. Dan and Si discuss all this and more on this weeks GCN Show. Enter Our Pirelli Giveaway: https://gcn.eu/PirelliComp2020 Isabell King's Fundraiser: https://spark.ucla.edu/project/21110 Justin Williams L39ion of LA Fundraiser https://www.gofundme.com/f/pride-of-the-people-l39ion-of-los-angeles Get involved through the GCN App: https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/Dtqf https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/M4PD https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/ZsHT https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/dfFQ https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/qZnZ https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/ttmS https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/oXLv https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/GzKm https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/QYQM https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/6s7s https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/H9iG https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/R7Ti https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/LhhF https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/8bFw Explore our new T-Shirts inspired by some of the world's most epic climbs. Pre-order yours now: https://gcn.eu/3Mh Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://gcn.eu/3Mg #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike What do you prefer? Short rides or long rides? Let us know in the comments below! Sign up to the GCN newsletter https://gcn.eu/3K7 Join our Facebook community: http://gcn.eu/FBCommunity If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - https://gcn.eu/3Mf Watch more on GCN... 📹 How Hard Do XC Mountain Bikers Train? https://gcn.eu/3Mi Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: WINTER AT THE LAKE - Justnormal We Talked Today - Justnormal Power Drill Rev 3 - SFX Producer SEE THE ROSES - Justnormal Forest Rain 4 - SFX Producer Lake Huron - DEX 1200 Afternoon Swing - Five Dime Fellas EqualX - Gregory David Lilacs - [ocean jams] ePower Drill Rev 3 - SFX Producer 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 fi’zi:k Shoes & Saddles: http://gcn.eu/fizikshoes and http://gcn.eu/fiziksaddles Mavic Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Mavic 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 GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse The GCN Club - http://gcn.eu/club YouTube Channel - http://gcn.eu/gcnYT Facebook - http://gcn.eu/gcnFb Instagram - http://gcn.eu/GCNInsta Twitter - http://gcn.eu/gcnTW GMBN Tech - http://gmbn.tech/subscribe GCN Tech - http://gcntech.co/subscribe EMBN - http://embn.me/subscribe Leave us a comment below