Tour De France Riders Are Freaks, Can We Learn From Them? | GCN Show Ep. 496

Published on July 12th 2022


Tour de France cyclists are insanely fit, like freaks of nature, but they're also freaky in other ways. From wearing crocs to celebrating a win like a bird, they've got their quirks. But what can we learn from their freakiness to make us better cyclists? Conor and Si tell you their thoughts! Hack/Bodge: Quick release skewer as tyre levers πŸ‘‰ Rollers are for peasants! πŸ‘‰ Roadside hack - brakes fixed with tape! πŸ‘‰ Bike incarcerated πŸ‘‰ Vacuum packed spares πŸ‘‰ Chapters: 0:00 - Intro 0:36 - This Week In The World Of Cycling We Learnt 2:57 - What Can We Learn From The Pros? 8:36 - Manon Update 10:44 - Cycling Shorts 14:56 - Hack/Bodge 19:39 - Selle Italia Competition 20:09 - Caption Competition 22:01 - Comments Of The Week 23:39 - Coming Up On GCN This Week Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: Download the GCN App for free: Visit the GCN Shop: Join the GCN Club: What do you think we can learn from the riders at the Tour de France? Let us know in the comments!πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GCN... πŸ“Ή Six Things You Can Do That The Pros Can't πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Or why not check out our Features Playlist πŸ‘‰ ​​ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎡 Afternoon Swing - Five Dime Fellas EqualX - Gregory David Lilacs - [ocean jams] Older Now - Rospigg_mk2 News To Me 3 - Jon Bjork Cry - Johannes Bornlof Cx2 Brainwash - Dissidence #gcn #cycling #roadbike #cyclingshow #gcnshow Photos: Β© Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & Β© Bettiniphoto / The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest 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 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: Zipp Wheels: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: Komoot: Selle Italia: SIS: Zwift: Shimano Wheels: Shadow Stand: DMT Shoes: Muc-Off: Watch our sister channels: GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training - Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network -