Re-Cycling: Is History Repeating Itself? | GCN Show Ep.370

Published on February 11th 2020


Is Cycling history repeating itself? With the launch of a 'new' suspension stem, we take a look back at some past trends: denim look lycra, wired bike computers, and boredom training. Could any of these past classics come full circle and make a reappearance. Meanwhile, Ollie catches up with Sports Psychologist David Spindler for some last minute tips in the build up to his hour record. 

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