How Slow Is A Pro With 25kg Extra Weight?

Clock10:00, Saturday 17th February 2024

Pro cyclists have ridiculous power-to-weight ratios and huge FTP numbers. What would it take for an amateur cyclist to beat a pro rider? Conor tries to beat Giro d'Italia stage winner, Chad Haga, but with one caveat...Haga is 25kg heavier! Will he beat him on a hill climb?

00:00 Intro
00:29 Who is Chad Haga?
03:00 Hill climb race with 20kg vest
07:57 Hill climb race with 25kg vest

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