The Bicycle Couriers Of Lockdown | Making Quarantine Better With Bikes

Published on May 1st 2020


The Coronavirus Pandemic has bought about so many changes to how we live our day to day lives. The restrictions we face vary from person to person and country to country, but it affects how we ride our bikes, how we work, and even the kind of food that's available to us. However, in amongst the statistics and the ongoing anxiety, there are some positive news stories out there - many of them involving people riding bikes. We've collated three stories to share with you from international pro cyclists turning into delivery riders, to bicycle couriers right here in the UK. Check out the GCN App: 10% off when you purchase any 2 Fan Jerseys in the GCN Shop: Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Do you have any inspirational stories of people using their bikes to help the community? For all of our adventures and epic rides follow us on Komoot: Join our Facebook community: 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... 📹 We Built A Tall Bike: Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Ghetto Dreamin' - Chris Shards Leave and Return - In Dawn Monkey Throw Monkey - Arc De Soleil Palm Springs - Epocha The Thief in Marrakesh - Arc De Soleil The X - Crystal Shards Runaway Deer - Arc De Soleil Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / 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 Pinarello Bikes fi’zi:k Shoes & Saddles: and Mavic Wheels: Enervit Nutrition: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Bell Helmets: Quarq: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: GCN Japan: GCN Italia: Suscribirse a GCN en Español: The GCN Club - YouTube Channel - Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - GMBN Tech - GCN Tech - EMBN - Leave us a comment below