How Much Faster Is An Aerodynamic Position? GCN Does Science

Published on October 23rd 2015


Can you ride faster – for free, pretty much – simply by adopting a more aerodynamic position on the bike? Click here to subscribe to GCN: We know that aerodynamic bikes, wheels and products are favoured by the pros because they're faster. But, how about a simpler, cheaper, way of getting more aero by just changing your position on the bike. Tucking your elbows in, basically. How much faster will this actually make you? And, how much effort will it save if you ride at the same speed or power output? Let us know your thoughts down in the comments and don't forget to SHARE this video! Watch more on GCN: How To Ride Faster: Our 'GCN Does Science' playlist: Buy GCN cycling kit - USA: Rest of World: Get GCN T-Shirts and hoodies: Music: Minaars - Amstrad Lions The Sea - Miss you Alan Gold - Always and Forever Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele /