How To Ride Long Distances

Published on May 20th 2015


If you're planning a long ride, check out our tips on how to prepare and finish it in style! Click here to subscribe to GCN: You might be taking part in an organised sportive, gran fondo or audax. Or you might just be after a long, fulfilling day in the saddle. Completing a long ride gives you a great sense of achievement. Here's our guide to nutrition, pacing, equipment choice, technique and mental approach when it comes to tackling those long distances. Music: JAWS - Donut: Spector - Elektrify: Buy GCN Cycling Kit! Click here: Get GCN T-Shirts and hoodies: