How Did Chris Froome Win The Vuelta A España? | The GCN Show Ep. 244

Published on September 12th 2017


This week we're analysing Froome's Vuelta victory, celebrating Sagan's 100th win and saying farewell to Contador. Not to forget an update from Round the World rider Mark Beaumont and a bicycle umbrella... Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN shop! Enter our competition to win a Wattbike Atom here 💥 Contador ends his career with success on the Angliru, whilst Froome became the only rider in recent history to claim the double, with both the yellow jersey at the tour and red at the Vuelta this year. 🏆 There's plenty of news from the racing world this week, with the conclusion of the final Grand Tour of the season and riders looking to retire or transfer. Great news for Cannondale-Drapac! Follow Mark Beaumont on the final leg of his journey here 🌍 Tech of the Week features some interesting innovations this week - the FlexiSpot Deskcise Pro, the Sada folding bike and the Bike Umbrella. Which do you rate? ☂️ Congratulations to our winners this week, from the fi'zi:k, Zwift and Kask competitions. Remember you can still enter to win a Wattbike Atom! Hack/Bodge of the Week features aero tech, winterproofing bikes and a very tasty bike indeed! Caption of the week goes to Ed Markey. We're glad you're putting safety first. Fancy winning a GCN Camelbak bottle? Enter our Sagan competition in the comments below 👇 Stay tuned for some awesome content coming this week & don't forget to subscribe! If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GCN... Cycling's Greatest Rivalries Part 2 📹 Cyclocross with Sven Nys 📹 Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele / WattageBazooka: Music 🎶 Marc Torch - Butterfield Viper Creek Club - Because I Know