In The Saddle Vs Out The Saddle: Which Is Better On A 30% Hill?!

Published on September 4th 2016


Simon tackles the knee-busting Jones Street in San Francisco to find the best climbing technique for brutal gradients. Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! Sign up to the GCN newsletter: Whether you ride in or out of the saddle on most climbs often comes down to personal preference. But what happens when the gradient brings your speed and cadence to a slow, strength-sapping grind? Fortunately, we got Simon to find out the answer so you don't have to test for yourself! Watch more on GCN... How To Ride Steep Climbs Faster ▶︎ Tom Last Vs. Muro De Aia ▶︎ Music: Marc Adamo, Tico Zamora - Hometown Throwdown Buy NEW GCN cycling kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: