How Long Can You Hold World Hour Record Pace? | Non Cyclist Vs Amateur Vs Pro

Published on January 5th 2020


Professional road cyclists are good, but how good? As amateurs it’s hard to tell just how we measure up to our heroes like the great Eddy Merckx. However there are certain challenges we can take on to help show us just how far away from greatness we are! Bradley Wiggins’ hour record was estimated to require an average power of 440 Watts, so we set out to see how long a novice, an amateur and a current pro could maintain this for! Check out our mobile app: Check out the GCN Shop: Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Check out the NEW GCN Cyclocross Podcast: Spotify: Audioboom: How long could you hold 440 watts for? For all of our adventures and epic rides follow us on Komoot: Join our Facebook community: 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 - Watch more on GCN... 📹 Hour Record Aerodynamic Testing | Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Anticipation - Future Joust Divergent - Ooyy Frozen Thunder - Hampus Naeselius Let's Go Go Go - Tigerblood Jewel Stay Closer - Cassa Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto /