Battle Of The Best: Which Shimano Groupset Is The Greatest?

Published on July 16th 2022


Shimano groupsets are to many people purely just a means to an end, a way to make riding your bike that bit easier, but to Ollie, Alex and Si they're so much more! Whether it's being that groupset they always wanted to get their hands on, or the one that got them riding, they remember them all. But which is the best of all time? There can only be one winner in the battle of the best! In association with @#RideShimano πŸ‘‰ Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: Download the GCN App for free: Visit the GCN Shop: Join the GCN Club: Which do you think is best (except for Ollie's 105 5700)? Let us know in the comments!πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GCN... πŸ“Ή Brand New Shimano 105 πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Or why not check out our Features Playlist πŸ‘‰ ​​ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎡 No Stone Unturned - Brendon Moeller Ultra Orange - Wave Saver King of Glory - JOYSPRING Fire of My Heart (Instrumental Version) - Ooyy Dear Summer (Instrumental Version) - Ooyy Veri Peri - Molife Aquafine - Lupus Nocte Lakehouse - Ran the Man Nomad's Dance - Ludvig Moulin Mi Solas - Ooyy Love Love - Heyson HVPER - Squiid #gcn #cycling #roadbike #shimano #gcndoesscience #shimanoroad Photos: Β© Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & Β© Bettiniphoto / The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest 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 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: Giro Helmets: Pinarello Bikes: Zipp Wheels: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: Komoot: Selle Italia: SIS: Zwift: Shimano Wheels: Shadow Stand: DMT Shoes: Muc-Off: Watch our sister channels: GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training - Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network -