Top 10 Popular Cycling Myths Debunked

Published on April 2nd 2020


Pro cycling is full of brilliant stories and stats. However, not all of them are true. Did Bernard Hinault really only ride Paris Roubaix once? Has Peter Sagan actually finished races in second more than he's won? Was Lance Armstrong the youngest ever world champion? Coming up, Dan debunks the top 10 most popular cycling myths. Check out the GCN App: Check out our new Spring Range in the GCN Shop: Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike What cycling myths would you like to see debunked? 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... 📹 How to stay motivated: Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Aight - vvano Crowd Arena Cheer 1 - SFX Producer Crowd Arena Cheer 2 - SFX Producer Crowd Arena Cheer 5 - SFX Producer Emerald Shores - Ealot Festival Crowd - SFX Producer Helicopter Int 1 - SFX Producer I Will Let You In (SLCT Remix) (Instrumental Version) - Frigga Lagom - Ooyy The Team - Earle Belo We Are All Dreamers - Arlo Young 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: 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: Zipp Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Komoot Route Planning: Elite Bottles: 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