What's It Like To Ride A 400-Mile Ultra Race?

Published on October 3rd 2021

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Simon is at it again, this time taking on an amazing 400-mile (640km) ultra endurance challenge... on gravel!! Further East is an epic road and gravel race in the beautiful east of England and is Si's toughest challenge to date. Tested to his limits, will he be able to make it through this extraordinary ultra event? In association with Shimano 👉 https://gcn.eu/RideShimano Subscribe to GCN+ for cycling as you have never seen it before! Live racing, shows & cycling adventure films: https://gcn.eu/plus Check out the GCN App: https://gcn.eu/app Visit the GCN Shop - Shop Now: https://gcn.eu/6w5 Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://gcn.eu/6w4 #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Would you ever consider riding the Further East ultra race? Let us know in the comments below! 👇 Sign up to the GCN newsletter https://gcn.eu/3K7 Join our Facebook community: http://gcn.eu/FBCommunity If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Watch more on GCN... 📹 Manon's First Gravel Race: https://gcn.eu/ManonFirstGravel 📹 Conquering the World's Hardest Sportive: https://gcn.eu/TourDesStations Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Murmansk Underground - OTE.wav ES_Attacus Atlas - Guy Copeland.wav ES_Chaos Theory - Ava Low.wav ES_Crescendo Whoosh 2 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Drunks on Bicycles - Martin Landstrom.wav ES_DV Camera Close Deck 1 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Fifth Wall - Robert Ruth.wav ES_Helicopter Int 2 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Hiccups (Instrumental Version) - Ooyy.wav ES_Nar Morgonen Gryr (04.11.2019) - Ooyy.wav ES_No One Is Safe - Pearce Roswell.wav ES_Photosynthesis - Lagua Vesa.wav ES_PREL Noise Short - SFX Producer.wav ES_Sailor Dream - Joseph Beg.wav ES_The Light (Instrumental Version) - Loving Caliber.wav ES_The Quarantine Zone - Pearce Roswell.wav ES_Wind Blizzard 1 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Wind Blizzard 2 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Work Undone - Pearce Roswell.wav ES_Amber Lights - Chill Cole.wav ES_Cutlass - Lovren.wav ES_Dusty Road - Pearce Roswell.wav ES_Flowers for Sale - OTE.wav ES_Never As Lonely (Instrumental Version) - Saint Mikel.wav ES_Ostersjon - Ooyy.wav ES_Rapier - Lovren.wav ES_Blush Response - Hampus Naeselius.wav ES_Naked Waters - Ecovillage.wav Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ 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: Castelli Clothing https://gcn.eu/Castelli Giro Helmets https://gcn.eu/Giro Pinarello Bikes https://gcn.eu/Pinarello Zipp Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Zipp Enervit Nutrition: https://gcn.eu/Enervit 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 Zwift: https://gcn.eu/Zwift Shimano Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Shimano Shadow Stand: https://gcn.eu/ShadowStand DMT Shoes: https://gcn.eu/DMT GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse The GCN Club - http://gcn.eu/club YouTube Channel - http://gcn.eu/gcnYT Facebook - http://gcn.eu/gcnFb Instagram - http://gcn.eu/GCNInsta Twitter - http://gcn.eu/gcnTW GMBN Tech - http://gmbn.tech/subscribe GCN Tech - http://gcntech.co/subscribe EMBN - http://embn.me/subscribe Leave us a comment below