Should Power Meters Be Banned In Pro Cycling? | GCN Tech Show Ep.110

Published on January 30th 2020


Riding to power has been a controversial topic in the pro peloton for the last few years. Whilst it can help riders manage their effort in races and training, has it made cycling boring? After hearing that an Italian Pro Continental team have banned their riders using power meters, we discuss whether or not they make bike racing better or worse. We also have all of your favourite features and Jon's final Bike Vault. Get involved through the GCN App: Subscribe: The GCN Shop: #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike Do you think Power Meters should be banned? 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 - Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Pros Who Love Bike Tech: Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Car Park - Martin Klem Chickasaw Outback (Sting) - Martin Carlberg Closure (What I Want) (Instrumental Version) - Snake City Come to My Senses - Martin Klem Crowd Arena Angry - SFX Producer Crowd Teens Cheer 10 - SFX Producer Feelin' It - Gerhard Feng Heavy-Set Gentlemen - Marc Torch Livin' Tough - Martin Klem Lucky Charm - Mimi Olesen Talking Without Speaking - Martin Klem Voice Clip Male 126 - SFX Producer Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / 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. GCN Japan: GCN Italia: Suscribirse a GCN en Español: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -