The Big Problem With E-Bikes | GCN Show Ep.581

Clock16:34, Tuesday 27th February 2024

eBikes are gaining popularity, but what is preventing further uptake? Si thinks he has the answer. e-Bikes are just too slow. Should the speed limit be changed to match those in the US? Or is this too dangerous? In other news, the Visma Lease-A-Bike team have been greedy, hogging 6 race wins over the weekend and a police operation saw a bike theft gang put behind (handle)bars.

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00:00 Intro
02:25 eBike speed limits should be removed
11:54 Cycling shorts
12:00 Oier Lazkano race results
12:35 Kristen Faulkner wins Omloop van het Hageland
13:00 Winter bike packing
14:25 Bike theft gang behind bars
15:35 Cycling infrastructure in cities
16:35 US cycling team sanctioned
17:14 Zwift games 👉 @Zwift
19:12 Hack/bodge
25:25 Caption competition
27:40 Comment of the week
32:26 Coming up on GCN

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