Searching For Marginal Gains - Aero Testing With Team Sky's Geraint Thomas

Published on March 11th 2016


Can an experienced rider like Geraint Thomas still benefit from aero testing? Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! Sign up to the GCN newsletter: As we've seen in previous videos, aero is extremely important in road cycling. The offseason is where many riders will head to the wind tunnel or velodrome to see if they can be made faster through positional tweaks. For Team Sky it's certainly no different. They took to the velodrome to test their new signings for 2016, but also Geraint Thomas, who in fact hasn't undergone any testing since before the Olympic Games in London 2012. 'G' has a number of industry experts at his disposal at Team Sky, including aero guru Robby Ketchell as well as a team of biometric testers and physios to create a perfect balance between aerodynamics, comfort and pedalling efficiency. Why are aerodynamics so important? Check out this video here ▶︎ More 'science' from GCN ▶︎ How to get more aero ▶︎ Buy GCN winter kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: Buy GCN Santini kit - USA: Rest of World: Music: Ben Cocks - Woo Hoo Song Of Return - Use It Dominic Glenn - Leonardo