Is It More Important To Lose Weight Or Gain Power? Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

Published on October 7th 2016


Got a burning cycling-related question? Get in touch using #torqueback Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! Sign up to the GCN newsletter: Coming up this week, we answer the following questions: Will a beard make me more aero?! Will slamming my stem improve my power? Which should I clean first after a ride - my bike or myself? Is it OK to take local KOMs when the wind is in your favour? Is it better to lose weight or gain power? Any advice for preparing for a criterium? Can you trust unbranded carbon frames? Any chance of a GCN/GMBN cyclo-cross race in the future?! Will the single chainring ever become commonplace on road bikes? What are the pros and cons of going tubeless? Have there been any studies on crank length and sustained power output? Links to all the videos we featured this week: GCN Aero Challenge: How To Clean A Muddy Bike: SRAM 1x: First Impressions: How To Fit Tubeless Tyres: Does Crank Length Matter? Watch more on GCN... Keith Bontrager's Top 4 Cycling Innovations 🎥 Saris Factory Tour 🎥