7 Cycling Rules You Didn’t Know Existed! | GCN Tech Show Ep. 204

Published on November 18th 2021


The UCI have a huge set of rules that all pro teams have to follow with some really weird ones mixed in there! Who’d have thought you’d get fined for taping over a bolt hole - and in Swiss Francs at that… Join Alex and Ollie as they go through some of the most obscure cycling rules, plus hot tech, upgrades and some of our faves from the Bike Vault. This Week’s Poll: Do you think the UCI are holding back progress and innovation or doing a good job preserving the history and tradition of cycling? Vote on the GCN App! 👉 https://gcntech.co/yl This Week’s Upgrades: £100 frame Giant gravel build vs Cinelli bike restoration, that was just the stem! Vote for your favourite on the GCN App! 👉 https://gcntech.co/ym This Week’s Bike Vault: Specialized Tarmac Sport SL6 Disc - https://gcntech.co/yn JRI Limited Edition EIGHTYXPROOF - https://gcntech.co/yo Trek Madone 2017 - https://gcntech.co/yp Vitus Vitesse Evo Pro - https://gcntech.co/yq Schwinn Paramount - https://gcntech.co/yr Subscribe to GCN+ for cycling as you have never seen it before! Live racing, shows & cycling adventure films: https://gcn.eu/plus Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech The GCN Shop: https://gcntech.co/ys #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike 00:00 Intro 00:34 Last Week's Poll 01:07 Main Talking Point 11:08 This Week's Poll 11:42 Hot Tech 20:44 Snacks of the Week 22:05 Screw Riding Up Grades, Buy Upgrades 24:21 Bike Vault What do you think is the most ridiculous UCI rule? Let us know in the comments below! 👇 If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Hot Tech from Rouleur Live! - https://gcntech.co/RouleurLive Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Autoharp Strum 1 - SFX Producer.mp3 ES_Davids Harp - JOYSPRING.mp3 ES_Stallion - Power Druid.mp3 ES_Le Chef - Mac Taboel.mp3 ES_Spaceless - This Other Space.mp3 ES_Take Away - Camelian Glade.wav Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech is the only channel you need for all things bike tech – past, present and future. Simply put, we’re obsessed with tech: we seek out and showcase the best in bikes, components, tech, accessories, upgrades and more from races and events, tech shows and product launches across the globe to bring you the best in road bike technology. We’ve also got great maintenance videos to help you get the most from your bike; pro-bike tours from all the biggest races; special features and the weekly GCN Tech Show. We also take a deeper look into the future of cycling, apps, smart tech and virtual riding. Join us on the channel and the GCN App to submit your content, vote on the latest tech and keep abreast of exciting new trends. GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse Facebook - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtweet Zwift: https://gcn.eu/Zwif