How Do You Prepare For Racing At Altitude? | GCN Asks The Pros

Published on March 13th 2020

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The Tour of Colombia takes place at almost 3000m above sea level. For the riders who grew up at altitude, this is no big deal. However, for many of the pros, this massively changes the way they have to prepare for the race. GCN en Español were at the Tour of Colombia to ask the riders how they prepare to race at altitude. Check out the GCN App: https://gcn.eu/app Last chance to grab yourself a bargain in the GCN Outlet: https://gcn.eu/3h6 Global Bike Festival early bird tickets available now: https://gcn.eu/3h5 Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://gcn.eu/3h4 #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike How do you prepare to ride at altitude? For all of our adventures and epic rides follow us on Komoot: https://gcn.eu/komoothr Join our Facebook community: http://gcn.eu/FBCommunity 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 - https://gcn.eu/3h3 Watch more on GCN... 📹 Last presenter standing: https://gcn.eu/3e- Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Feel about Us (Instrumental Version) - Lu-Ni En El Auto - Bassio Como Que No Fue (Instrumental Version) - Lu-Ni Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest and fastest-growing online cycling channel in the world, bringing together a global community of road cyclists to celebrate everything that’s great about the world of cycling. Our videos bring fans compelling daily content including expert tutorials, techniques, training, racing, cutting-edge bike tech, unparalleled behind the scenes event coverage, humour, entertainment, and more. Presented by ex-pro riders, GCN offers a uniquely qualified insight into the world of cycling, and most importantly it’s fuelled by our passionate and enthusiastic fans – everyone who makes up the GCN community. We also bring you the latest and greatest tech to your attention, showcase the best places in the world to ride and get exclusive access to events and races. Welcome to the Global Cycling Network | Inside #cycling Thanks to our sponsors: Pinarello Bikes https://gcn.eu/Pinarello fi’zi:k Shoes & Saddles: http://gcn.eu/fizikshoes and http://gcn.eu/fiziksaddles Mavic Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Mavic Enervit Nutrition: https://gcn.eu/Enervit Topeak Tools: http://gcn.eu/Topeak Canyon Bikes: http://gcn.eu/-Canyon Pirelli Tyres: https://gcn.eu/Pirelli Bell Helmets: https://gcn.eu/bell Quarq: http://gcn.eu/Quarq Orbea Bikes: http://gcn.eu/Orbea Vision Wheels: http://gcn.eu/Vision Zipp Wheels: http://gcn.eu/Zipp Wahoo Fitness: http://gcn.eu/Wahoo-Fitness Park Tool: http://gcn.eu/-parktool Komoot Route Planning: https://gcn.eu/-komoot Elite Bottles: https://gcn.eu/EliteBottles GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse The GCN Club - http://gcn.eu/club YouTube Channel - http://gcn.eu/gcnYT Facebook - http://gcn.eu/gcnFb Instagram - http://gcn.eu/GCNInsta Twitter - http://gcn.eu/gcnTW GMBN Tech - http://gmbn.tech/subscribe GCN Tech - http://gcntech.co/subscribe EMBN - http://embn.me/subscribe Leave us a comment below