Pro Cycling Hacks To Make Bikes More Comfortable | Vuelta a España Tech

Published on September 2nd 2018

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Jon took a look around the mechanics' trucks at the Vuelta España to see what tech he could get his grubby little hands on! From special saddles to the classic double-wrapped bar tape, there was lots on show in the way of both tech and hacks to increase the riders comfort. NEW IN Spanish Tees: http://gcntech.co/9j Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech Subscribe to GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/gcn-en-espanol GCN Tech Uploader: http://gcntech.co/upload GCN Cycling Vuelta playlist: http://gcntech.co/gcnvuelta Long days in the saddle can take their toll on the riders of the peloton, so it’s no surprise the mechanics go to some length to try and keep the riders comfortable. At the Vuelta, Jon spotted special Di2 shifters, hi-tec seatposts and odd shaped saddles, amongst loads of other tech. Keep your eyes peeled for both lightweight and aero tech features coming from the Vuelta! If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - http://gcntech.co/9i Watch more on GCN Tech... Tech Show 35 📹 http://gcntech.co/show35 Music: 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 Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that matter. GCN Tech is utterly obsessed with seeking out and showcasing the best in bikes, tech, products and upgrades. Everywhere. Every week. From news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GCN Tech Show, pro bikes, set-up tips and more, we geek out over the tiny details that can make the big differences to you. With years of racing and industry expertise, we also bring you instructive maintenance videos to hone your mechanical skills, as well as behind the scenes factory tours and in-depth analysis of kit chosen by the pro peloton to keep your finger on the pulse of cycling’s latest technological innovations. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on cycling tech. Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse Facebook - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtwee