Four Of The Most Dangerous Descents In Pro Cycling

Published on June 9th 2016


4 dangerous descents which have left the pro peloton quaking in their carbon soles. Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! Sign up to the GCN newsletter: As we saw at the 2016 Giro d'Italia, winning races in the high mountains isn't just about climbing – it helps to be a great descender too. That said, there are plenty of descents that have also required bravery, so here are four of the most epic, the scariest, the most difficult, descents in pro road racing. Have we got it right? Let us know down in the comments and SHARE this video! Watch more on GCN... Improve your descending ▶︎ Europe's 7 highest paved road climbs ▶︎ Buy NEW GCN cycling kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele / Music: Marc Adamo, Tico Zamora - Epic For Breakfast Per Ljungqvist, George Nakas - Twisted