Is Contador The Best Grand Tour Rider Ever? + Giro Roundup & Great New Tech | The GCN Show Ep. 125

Published on June 2nd 2015

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Alberto Contador won his 7th Grand Tour at the Giro D'Italia. But is he the greatest stage racer ever? Click here to subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN We give the Giro a thorough post-mortem this week, including compact gearing, the fearsome Mortirolo, and why Ryder Hesjedal climbs so well. Topeak have sent us their new pump that is also a bike stand! We check it out in tech of the week. Elsewhere, we look at Bradley Wiggins' space age bars ahead of his World Hour Record attempt, Mark Cavendish previews the World Championships course in Richmond, and Chris Froome tells Roger Federer to man up! To follow Marc Beaumont's adventures at Fort William, check out GMBN: http://gmbn.eu/Subscribe Video of Mark Cavendish in Richmond courtesy of Tijo Media: http://www.tijomedia.com Link to the article about Wiggins' 3D Printed Bars: http://gcn.eu/1Ji0R7H Buy GCN Cycling Kit! Click here: http://gcn.eu/BuyGCNKitYT Get GCN T-Shirts and hoodies: http://gcn.eu/buy_GCN_stuff Music: PNFA - Climb Fight: http://gcn.eu/11mCVwx PNFA - Resist: http://gcn.eu/1rfr8HH Photos: © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ & ©Tim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com Additional Photos: By Foto43 (1960's Cycling - Eddy Merckx) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons Unknown Author [CC BY-SA 3.0 nl (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/nl/deed.en)], via Wikimedia Commons By Nationaal Archief (Voor de start/ Before the beginning) [see page for license], via Wikimedia Commons By ta_do [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons