How To Pin Your Race Number

Published on May 28th 2014


If you're entering a sportive, gran fondo or race any time soon, this technique is important to get right. Follow GCN on YouTube: It might seem like the last thing on your mind, but pinning your race number correctly takes a bit of practice to keep it attached to your jersey and stop it flapping in the wind. Daniel Lloyd has over 15 years of experience in this field, and recommends using 7 pins per number. While a stack of safety pins is a reliable way to keep your number secure, alternative products like RaceDots use powerful magnets to keep everything in place. To find out more, check out Music: Hot Beat Repeat - Ego: