How Do Professional Teams Travel With Bikes? | Abu Dhabi Big Bike Packup

Published on May 6th 2018


Professional cycling teams fly with huge numbers of bikes extremely regularly. While out at the Abu Dhabi Tour we found out the different methods the teams' mechanics use to ensure their bikes get to the next race unscathed. Subscribe: The GCN Shop: Different professional teams use different techniques to make sure that their bikes stay safe in transport. It was definitely surprising to see the number of teams using soft bike bags, it seems that its a myth soft bags are necessarily less safe than hard boxes. Do you travel with your bike? If you've got any questions about the best way to do it, drop us a message using the hashtag #askgcntech If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... Abu Dhabi Tech Round Up 📹 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that matter. GCN Tech is utterly obsessed with seeking out and showcasing the best in bikes, tech, products and upgrades. Everywhere. Every week. From news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GCN Tech Show, pro bikes, set-up tips and more, we geek out over the tiny details that can make the big differences to you. With years of racing and industry expertise, we also bring you instructive maintenance videos to hone your mechanical skills, as well as behind the scenes factory tours and in-depth analysis of kit chosen by the pro peloton to keep your finger on the pulse of cycling’s latest technological innovations. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -