Top Ten Ways To Suffer Like A Pro

Published on February 12th 2015


Riding your bike, and riding it fast, is often all about how much you can suffer. Here are our tips on embracing your on the bike suffering like a pro. Don't forget to subscribe to GCN: Greg Lemond famously said that 'it never gets easier, you just get faster'. Suffering may sound negative, but the feeling of trying really hard or getting to the top of the climb knowing that you've got everything out, is one of the things that many of us love about cycling. You don't need to accept a fixed level of suffering though. You can ride faster and dull your sensitivity to suffering by playing a few mental tricks and adopting some strategies out on the bike. Have you got anything to add? Let us know in the comments below. Buy GCN Cycling Kit! Click here: Get GCN T-Shirts and hoodies: Music: Ultraphonic - Baby Hobo: