The Lost Arts Of Cycling | Forgotten Bike Riding Tips & Techniques

Published on May 30th 2020


Cycling used to be a simple sport but, over the last few decades, bike riding has become more and more complex. These days, you can't head out the door without calibrating your power meter, downloading your route onto your GPS head unit, and checking your intervals for the day from your fully qualified coach. In this video, Conor looks back to simpler times when bike riding was just about turning pedals and getting lost - all whilst keeping it in the big ring. Check out the GCN App: Explore our new T-Shirts inspired by some of the world's most epic climbs. Pre-order yours now: Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike What old school piece of riding advice to you still follow today? 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... 📹 NEW Zipp 303 Firecrest: Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Right on Time (Instrumental Version) - OTE Emotional (Instrumental Version) - Luftmensch (1) If Only I Was a Poet STEMS INSTRUMENTS 2d - Nylonia (2) More Scrubs STEMS BASS Dance Dance STEMS INSTRUMENTS Psychopath STEMS BASS 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 Giro Helmets Pinarello Bikes fi’zi:k Shoes & Saddles: and Mavic Wheels: Enervit Nutrition: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: Komoot: 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