Can A Tour De France Rider Survive An Extreme Mountain Bike Downhill? | Part 1

Published on July 3rd 2022


Ex-pro roadie and Tour de France stage winner Dan Martin is much better known for riding uphill than down, but we heard he wanted to get into mountain biking so found the perfect challenge for him: riding one of the most treacherous World Cup DH tracks - Fort William. Coached by MTB royalty, Gee and Dan Atherton, how will he get on as he prepares for this epic challenge? In association with @EnduraOfficial 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: How do you think Dan will get on at Fort William? Let us know in the comments below! πŸ’¬ If you liked this video, be sure to give it a thumbs up πŸ‘ and share it with your friends! Watch more on GCN... πŸ“Ή GMBN Teach GCN How To Mountain Bike 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 🎡 A Real Hotshot - Hampus Naeselius Birdsong - They Dream By Day Born Sinister - Christoffer Moe Ditlevsen Camera Shutter 5 - SFX Producer Car Ride Gravel 1 - SFX Producer Crescendo Ramp 2 - SFX Producer Drone Distortion - SFX Producer Echelon - Brendon Moeller Fever Dreams - Dylan Sitts Fireball Whoosh 5 - SFX Producer Follow The Tracks - Mochas Helicopter Interior Ambience - SFX Producer I Think I Was There - Emil Axelsson Interstate 895 - Bonnie Grace Keep Still, the Vision Is Based on Movement - Hampus Naeselius Like a Shadow - Gerhard Feng Like Shadows (Instrumental Version) - Ooyy Mi Solas - Ooyy Path to the Abyss - Christoffer Moe Ditlevsen PE Crescendo 8 - SFX Producer Rate 44 - Lukas Got Lucky Shapeshifter - Martin Klem Swoosh 10 Short - Jon Bjork Task Force - Reynard Seidel Voice Our Dreams - Beautiful Minds #gcn #cycling #roadbike #bike #roadcycling #mountainbiking #mtb #downhill #bikelife #cyclinglife 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 -