Is This Beginner Cyclist Ready To Ride A Tour De France Stage?

Published on July 8th 2022


Middle-aged man and GCN’s resident stats nerd Cillian Kelly has been preparing for L’Étape du Tour, a 167km sportive with 4,700m of climbing that follows the same route as stage 12 of this year’s Tour de France. Using Zwift for his training, how much has this beginner cyclist improved in 3 months and will he now be able to beat ex-pro Conor in a race up the epic Alpe du Zwift? In association with @Zwift 👉 Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: Download the GCN App for free: Visit the GCN Shop: Join the GCN Club: How do you think Cillian will get on at L’Étape du Tour de France? 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! Watch more on GCN... 📹 Can An Unfit Middle-Aged Man Survive A Tour De France Stage? | Part 1 👉 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 📹 Or why not check out our Features Playlist 👉 ​​ 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 Adrenaline Push - Bonkers Beat Club Almost Through - Baron Grand Bounce House - Margareta City Echoes - dreem Fight the Power - Rockin' For Decades French Party - Adua Blaize In the Cypher - Bonkers Beat Club Kid on the Move - El Flaco Collective Makin My Way - Margareta Midnight Lover (Instrumental Version) - SOOP Samba Party - Tiki Tiki Slap Act - White Bones Turning the Heat - Josef Falkenskold Young Again (Instrumental Version) - Lupus Nocte #gcn #cycling #roadbike #zwift #tourdefrance #tdf2022 #training #roadcycling #bikelife Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest online cycling channel in the world, bringing together a global community of road cyclists to celebrate everything that’s great about the world of cycling. Our videos bring fans compelling daily content including expert tutorials, techniques, training, racing, cutting-edge bike tech, unparalleled behind the scenes event coverage, humour, entertainment, and more. Presented by ex-pro riders, GCN offers a uniquely qualified insight into the world of cycling, and most importantly it’s fuelled by our passionate and enthusiastic fans – everyone who makes up the GCN community. We also bring the latest and greatest tech to your attention, showcase the best places in the world to ride and get exclusive access to events and races. Welcome to the Global Cycling Network | Inside Cycling Thanks to our sponsors: Castelli Clothing: Giro Helmets: Pinarello Bikes: Zipp Wheels: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: Komoot: Selle Italia: SIS: Zwift: Shimano Wheels: Shadow Stand: DMT Shoes: Muc-Off: Watch our sister channels: GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training - Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network -