Could This Be The Future Of Bikes? | The GCN Show Ep. 247

Published on October 3rd 2017


In this week’s GCN Show, we look at the future of cycling, a beard ban, and some Contador Karaoke. Plus hidden motors are back, and the Hammer Series is expanding for 2017. Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN shop! Enter our competition to win the Titici Flexy Gravel Frame here 👉 Could these innovations be the future of cycling? We take a look at some of the most interesting new inventions in cycling. Beards banned in Belgium! We discuss the contentious ruling of the manager of Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise. Hidden motors rev their way back into the news. A 43 year old French man has been caught allegedly using a hidden motor to win a number of amateur races. Andre Greipel gets his sprint mojo back with a win at the Omloop Eurometropole, Bahrain-Merida dominate at the Giro dell’Emilia, and Anthony Turgis proves why you should always check behind you before you celebrate! This week’s Wattage Bazookas go to 23 year old Maud Kapteijns, and Aimi Miekoday for her performance in the Invictus Games. Some questionable dremel use and a solar powered electric bike feature on Hack/Bodge of the Week. If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GCN... John Beavan tackles the Haute Route 📹 How to Wheelie with Dan Lloyd 📹 Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele / Additional Photos: By Brooklyn Museum [CC BY 3.0 ( or No restrictions], via Wikimedia Commons Music: Viper Creek Club - Because I Know (Instrumental) Jonas Erlander - Afternoon Swing 3