What Happens When Tour De France Riders Crash? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 238

Published on July 14th 2022


Crashing is an unfortunate part of pro cycling and crashes can therefore have a big impact on races as riders can lose time, get injured or both. After Alex had a recent spill and trip to hospital, he and Manon discuss what happens when Tour de France riders crash, as well as the crash safety tech available to keep all of us safer on our bikes. Chapters: 00:00 Intro 00:44 Last Weekโ€™s Poll 01:11 What Happens When TDF Riders Crash? 04:45 Crash Safety Tech 12:00 This Weekโ€™s Poll 12:24 Hot Tech 17:31 Comments of the Week 20:15 Bike Vault Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: https://gcn.eu/plus Download the GCN App for free: https://gcn.eu/app Visit the GCN Shop: https://gcn.eu/gcnshop Join the GCN Club: https://www.gcnclub.com/ What tech do you use to stay safe out on the road? Let us know in the comments below! ๐Ÿ’ฌ This Weekโ€™s Poll: Should helmets be mandatory for cycling? ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/C0 Most Superniced Bike of the Week: Factor Ostro ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/BU This Weekโ€™s Bike Vault: Specialized S-Works Aethos ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/BV Specialized S Works Tarmac ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/BW Orbea Terra M31E Team 1X ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/BX Ribble Endurance SL ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/BY Orbea Avant H50 ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/BZ Enter your own bike and vote on other Bike Vault submissions on the GCN App! ๐Ÿ“ฒ If you liked this video, be sure to give it a thumbs up ๐Ÿ‘ and share it with your friends! Watch more on GCN Tech... ๐Ÿ“น The Best New Tech At Eurobike 2022! ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://youtu.be/pmdFQ0nAD8I ๐Ÿ“น Watch our Editorโ€™s Choice Playlist ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/EditorsChoice ๐Ÿ“น Watch the latest GCN Tech Show ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://gcntech.co/GCNTechShow ๐ŸŽต Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound ๐ŸŽต A Nifty Piece of Work - The New Fools Afternoon Fireworks - Duke Herrington Into My Head (Instrumental Version) - Eden Maze Just for Show - Martin Landstrom Soft Glare - Mar Vei Solid Centre - Dusty Decks Way Back Then - Martin Carlberg when i hop - baegel When We Were Kids 3 - Martin Carlberg When We Were Younger (Instrumental Version) - Loving Caliber Afternoon Swing - Five Dime Fellas #gcntech #gcn #cycling #roadbike #tech #tourdefrance #bike #roadcycling #roadsafety #bikelife #cyclinglife Photos: ยฉ Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & ยฉ Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ Brought to you by the worldโ€™s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech is the only channel you need for all things bike tech โ€“ past, present and future. Simply put, weโ€™re obsessed with tech: we seek out and showcase the best in bikes, components, tech, accessories, upgrades and more from races and events, tech shows and product launches across the globe to bring you the best in road bike technology. Weโ€™ve also got great maintenance videos to help you get the most from your bike; pro-bike tours from all the biggest races; special features and the weekly GCN Tech Show. We also take a deeper look into the future of cycling, apps, smart tech and virtual riding. Join us on the channel and the GCN App to submit your content, vote on the latest tech and keep abreast of exciting new trends. Thanks to our sponsors: Castelli Clothing: https://gcn.eu/Castelli Giro Helmets: https://gcn.eu/Giro Pinarello Bikes: https://gcn.eu/Pinarello Zipp Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Zipp Topeak Tools: http://gcn.eu/Topeak Canyon Bikes: http://gcn.eu/-Canyon Pirelli Tyres: https://gcn.eu/Pirelli Orbea Bikes: http://gcn.eu/Orbea Vision Wheels: http://gcn.eu/Vision Wahoo Fitness: http://gcn.eu/Wahoo-Fitness Park Tool: http://gcn.eu/-parktool Elite Bottles: https://gcn.eu/EliteBottles Whoop Fitness: https://gcn.eu/Whoop Komoot: https://gcn.eu/komoot Selle Italia: https://gcn.eu/SelleItalia SIS: https://gcn.eu/ScienceInSport Zwift: https://gcn.eu/Zwift Shimano Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Shimano Shadow Stand: https://gcn.eu/ShadowStand DMT Shoes: https://gcn.eu/DMT Muc-Off: https://gcn.eu/MucOff Watch our sister channels: Global Cycling Network - https://www.youtube.com/gcn GCN Racing - https://www.youtube.com/gcnracing Global Triathlon Network - https://www.youtube.com/gtn GCN Italia - https://www.youtube.com/gcnitalia GCN en Espanol - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenespanol GCN auf Deutsch - https://www.youtube.com/gcnaufdeutsch GCN en Francais - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenfrancais GCN Japan - https://www.youtube.com/gcnjapan GCN Training - https://www.youtube.com/gcntraining Global Mountain Bike Network - https://youtube.com/gmbn GMBN Tech - https://www.youtube.com/gmbntech Electric Mountain Bike Network - https://www.youtube.com/emb