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Do You Need To Wear A Helmet Whilst Cycling? | GCN Show Ep.391

Do You Need To Wear A Helmet Whilst Cycling? | GCN Show Ep.391

Wearing a bike helmet when you’re out cycling is something that many people take as a given, and wouldn’t dream of heading out the door for a ride without one. However, choosing whether or not to wear a helmet can spark quite a heated debate amongst cyclists and, in addition to this, studies suggest that mandatory helmet use actually leads to fewer people getting out on their bikes! We wanted to turn the debate over to our audience to get a better idea of people’s opinions on bike helmets, whether or not they should be mandatory, and whether there’s more to keeping safe on the bike than helmet use.

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Afternoon Swing – Five Dime Fellas
EqualX – Gregory David
Lilacs – [ocean jams]
Older Now – Rospigg_mk2
Power Drill Rev 3 – SFX Producer

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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.

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How To Buy A Road Bike For Under £1000

How To Buy A Road Bike For Under £1000

Here at GCN, we often get asked ‘what’s the best bike to buy for under £1000?’. In truth, being such a global channel, this is a really difficult question to answer. What’s available here in the UK might not be available in the USA, other parts of Europe, or even Antarctica. However, there are some… Continue Reading

Conor Dunne: GCN Reaches New Heights | Meet The Presenters

Conor Dunne: GCN Reaches New Heights | Meet The Presenters

Get to know the tallest GCN Presenter Conor Dunne. He’s an Irish ex-pro cyclist and joined us fresh from the peloton for a new challenge on and off the bike. Conor shares how tall he is, his favourite place to ride, how he started cycling, and the worst crash he ever had. You don’t want… Continue Reading

The Bike Of The Future | GCN’s Day With An E Cargo Bike

The Bike Of The Future | GCN’s Day With An E Cargo Bike

E-Bikes are a contentious topic in cycling, but e-cargo bikes could be the future of urban mobility. With their ability to carry heavy loads by bike, they offer an eco alternative to utility vehicles and are even capable of transporting children safely. James joined FoodCycle in Bristol for the day with a Ca Go e… Continue Reading