The Weird World Of Hill Climb Racing

Published on November 10th 2019


Hill climbing is a lung busting form of uphill bike racing, an individual time trial that challenges you to overcome gravity and gradient for victory. It's a niche seasonal discipline of cycling with UCI illegal bikes that is growing more popular with cyclists across the world, but has a long history in Britain. Jon dived into the weird world of hill climbs at the 2019 British National Championships. Check out our mobile app: GCN Sale - Save Up To 50% Off: Subscribe to GCN: GCN Mallorca - Book now: Register your interest in the GCN Club: #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Would you try hill climbing? Which GCN presenter would you like to see racing the Nationals next year? Check out the NEW GCN Cyclocross Podcast: Spotify: Audioboom: For all of our adventures and epic rides follow us on Komoot: Submit your content with our new uploader: 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... 📹 Lightweight Hill Climb Bikes | Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Sorry (Come Back) (Instrumental Version) - Lvly Thunderstorm Rain 2 - SFX Producer Courageous Endeavor - Airae Wear The Crown (Instrumental Version) - Pure Indigo. Don't Say You Don't (Instrumental Version) - Particle House If You See Her - Chaxti Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto /