Is Pro Cycling Getting Younger Or Is It All An Illusion?
Published on November 10th 2022
Men’s pro cycling seems to be getting younger and younger. Two-time Tour de France winner and three-time Monument champ Tadej Pogačar is just 24 years old, while current men’s road race World Champion and Vuelta winner, Remco Evenepoel, was born in the 2000s!! Cillian Kelly goes through the stats to see if men’s pro cycling really is getting younger or is it all in our heads? 00:00 Intro 01:07 What has changed? 03:11 Are race winners getting younger? 05:02 So, what gives? 06:02 Why are young riders winning races? 08:30 What does this mean? Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: https://gcn.eu/plus Download the GCN App for free: https://gcn.eu/app Visit the GCN Shop: https://gcn.eu/3for2offer Join the GCN Club: https://www.gcnclub.com/ What do you make of Cillian’s conclusions? Is trust in youth the biggest game changer in pro cycling? Let us know in the comments below! 💬 If you liked this video, be sure to give it a thumbs up 👍 and share it with your friends! 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Racing brings you the best of the world’s bike races to your screens, wherever you are: the finest live race commentary, in-depth analysis and behind the scenes access from your favourite events are all here. So get involved, join us, and get ready to be in the thick of the action. Engage with on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on cycling racing. Facebook: https://gcn.eu/FBGCNRacing Instagram: https://gcn.eu/IG-GCNRacing Twitter: https://gcn.eu/TW-GCNRacing Watch our sister channels: Global Cycling Network - https://www.youtube.com/gcn GCN Tech - https://www.youtube.com/gcntech Global Triathlon Network - https://www.youtube.com/gtn GCN Italia - https://www.youtube.com/gcnitalia GCN en Español - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenespanol GCN auf Deutsch - https://www.youtube.com/gcnaufdeutsch GCN en Français - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenfrancais GCN Japan - https://www.youtube.com/gcnjapan GCN Training - https://www.youtube.com/gcntraining Global Mountain Bike Network - https://youtube.com/gmbn GMBN Tech - https://www.youtube.com/gmbntech Electric Mountain Bike Network - https://www.youtube.com/embn