Should Insurance Be Compulsory For Cyclists? No! Here's Why... | GCN Show Ep. 396

Published on August 11th 2020

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Cyclists have long been at the centre of a heated debate about whether or not bike riders need to have compulsory insurance and registration plates. Despite a few high profile accidents in the UK in recent months between people on bikes and pedestrians, the risks to other road users presented by bike riders versus motor vehicles is minuscule in comparison. We also have this weeks inspiration, hacks and bodges, and we announce the winner of a 3T Exploro courtesy of Komoot! Get involved with this week's show through the GCN App! This Week's Inspiration: https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/88eS https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/72sa https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/Qb2x This Week's Hack or Bodge: https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/o57S https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/GnxE https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/qBUE https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/sDpY https://app.globalcyclingnetwork.com/VQs8 Enter our competition to be in with a chance of winning a NEW Wahoo Kickr Smart Trainer!: 👉https://gcn.eu/2020KickrCompetition Ends 1000hrs GMT on Friday 21st August 2020 Full terms & conditions here 👉 https://gcn.eu/PromoRules Subscribe to GCN Race Pass now, 100% Racing, By Fans, For Fans. https://gcn.eu/Racepass Check out the GCN App: https://gcn.eu/app Introducing our brand new GCN Castelli Pro Training Kit: https://gcn.eu/43C Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://gcn.eu/43B #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike What do you think? Do you have cycling insurance? Do you think it should be compulsory? Let us know in the comments below! Sign up to the GCN newsletter https://gcn.eu/3K7 Join our Facebook community: http://gcn.eu/FBCommunity 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 - https://gcn.eu/43A Watch more on GCN... 📹 Pro Cyclist VS His Dad: https://gcn.eu/43t Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: See, It's Okay - Arthur Benson Crowd Teens Cheer 11 - SFX Producer Crowd Teens Cheer 10 - SFX Producer Crickets Chirp 2 - SFX Producer And Then We Fell from the Sky - Across The Great Valley Power Drill Rev 3 - SFX Producer Lilacs - [ocean jams] EqualX - Gregory David Afternoon Swing - Five Dime Fellas Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest and fastest-growing 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 you 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 https://gcn.eu/Castelli Giro Helmets https://gcn.eu/Giro Pinarello Bikes https://gcn.eu/Pinarello fi’zi:k Shoes & Saddles: http://gcn.eu/fizikshoes and http://gcn.eu/fiziksaddles Mavic Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Mavic Enervit Nutrition: https://gcn.eu/Enervit Topeak Tools: http://gcn.eu/Topeak Canyon Bikes: http://gcn.eu/-Canyon Pirelli Tyres: https://gcn.eu/Pirelli Orbea Bikes: http://gcn.eu/Orbea Vision Wheels: http://gcn.eu/Vision Wahoo Fitness: http://gcn.eu/Wahoo-Fitness Park Tool: http://gcn.eu/-parktool Elite Bottles: https://gcn.eu/EliteBottles Whoop Fitness: https://gcn.eu/Whoop Komoot: https://gcn.eu/komoot GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse The GCN Club - http://gcn.eu/club YouTube Channel - http://gcn.eu/gcnYT Facebook - http://gcn.eu/gcnFb Instagram - http://gcn.eu/GCNInsta Twitter - http://gcn.eu/gcnTW GMBN Tech - http://gmbn.tech/subscribe GCN Tech - http://gcntech.co/subscribe EMBN - http://embn.me/subscribe Leave us a comment below