Can We Climb Like Contador? | GCN Presenter Race

Published on December 23rd 2018


Alberto Contador was well known for his out of the saddle climbing style, and to train this skill he even did 20-minute intervals without sitting. The presenters took inspiration from this and had their own climbing race dubbed 'The Contador Challenge'. Who wins? Watch to find out... Fan Kit Winter Sale - Get Up to 40% Off: Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: Subscribe to GCN en Español: Submit your content with our new uploader: Join our Facebook community: On the slopes of the Valparola Pass, Emma, Chris, Ollie, Oscar and Si take on the challenge of a 20-minute out of the saddle climbing race. The challenge was to see who could travel the furthest up the climb within the time period. Oscar and Emma are both natural climber, Si, Ollie and Chris a little less so! Watch the full video to see who takes the inaugural Contador Challenge... Have you ever done a 20-minute out the saddle effort? If not, give it a go and let us know how you get on. 👇 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 - Watch more on GCN... How To Climb Out The Saddle 📹 Music: Epidemic Sound And The Sky Shall Unfold 1 - Johannes Bornlöf Army Of Angels 1 - Johannes Bornlöf Our Jam (Instrumental Version) - Da Tooby Heart In Hand (Instrumental Version) - Ramin If Only I Was a Poet - Staffan Carlén Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto /