Why Is The Giro d'Italia So Hard?

Published on May 6th 2020


The Giro d'Italia may not be running as planned this year, but this has given us a great opportunity to reflect on this beautiful race and ponder why it is so hard. Join us as we take an in-depth look at some of the toughest aspects of the Grio, as well as hearing from some rider's who have raced it over the years. Check out the GCN Giro Classics in our app! https://gcn.eu/giroclassics We've partnered with Castelli, one of the world's most-loved cycling brands, to create the new official GCN Pro Team kit. Pre-Order your kit now in the GCN Store: https://gcn.eu/3Ag Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://gcn.eu/3Af #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Is the Giro d'Italia the hardest grand tour course? Let us know what you think in the comments 👇 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. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - https://gcn.eu/3Ae Watch more on GCN... 📹 https://gcn.eu/GiroClassicIntro Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Washed Ashore - Sixteen Wheelers.wav ES_Villain versus Young Hero - Grant Newman.wav ES_The Architect - Bonnie Grace.wav ES_Prescient - Howard Harper-Barnes.wav ES_Scream Male 62 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Cafe Milanese - Trabant 33.wav ES_Crash Metal 5 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Historic Italy - Cercles Nouvelles.wav ES_Villain versus Young Hero - Grant Newman.wav 48000.pek ES_Washed Ashore - Sixteen Wheelers.wav 48000.pek ES_Historic Italy - Cercles Nouvelles.wav 48000.pek ES_Scream Male 62 - SFX Producer.wav 48000.pek ES_Crash Metal 5 - SFX Producer.wav 48000.pek ES_Cafe Milanese - Trabant 33.wav 48000.pek 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 Pinarello Bikes https://gcn.eu/Pinarello fi’zi:k Shoes & Saddles: http://gcn.eu/fizikshoes and http://gcn.eu/fiziksaddles Mavic Wheels: https://gcn.eu/Mavic Enervit Nutrition: https://gcn.eu/Enervit Topeak Tools: http://gcn.eu/Topeak Canyon Bikes: http://gcn.eu/-Canyon Pirelli Tyres: https://gcn.eu/Pirelli Bell Helmets: https://gcn.eu/bell Quarq: http://gcn.eu/Quarq 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 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