“Every day I think about Rio”: exclusive video with Lizzie Armitstead

From the Ella archives: Every weekend we bring back one of our archived stories just in case you had missed it the first time. We talked to the newly crowned world champion, Lizzie Armitstead, just minutes after she sprinted to rainbow glory this past weekend. She stated that winning something once is enough and while […]

Aviva Women’s Tour inspires the next generation

Ask any rider racing the Aviva Women’s Tour what she loves most about the British stage race, and I can almost guarantee you that she will mention the crowds. Race organisers have gone to great length to educate the community about the race, and encourage community groups, schools and those who live along the route […]

Inside the Tour of Flanders: on-board cameras from Velon

Velon was launched earlier this year and is a joint business venture of eleven of the teams. CEO¬†Graham Bartlett says: “It has three founding principles: To make the sport more exciting, bring new technology too it and that this all has to be underpinned by sustainable and credible teams.” One of Velon’s goals is to¬†improve […]


Women’s pro cycling – 2015 team bikes

Who rides what in the women’s pro peloton? Is Shimano or SRAM the more popular choice? Do most of the women’s teams ride women’s specific models? Which teams have paint jobs that match their kits? This GCN video reveals the answers to these questions – and more. Watch to learn more about the bikes of […]

Orica-GreenEdge 2013 Season Objectives

Up until now Orica-GreenEDGE fans have been blessed with as much behind-the-scenes footage as we can consume. Thanks to Dan Jones’ Backstage Pass we’ve gotten to know the riders and staff in a personal and fun way. In this short video, the Global Cycling Network has brought to us a more serious side of the […]


Cipollini Bond – Behind the scenes

A couple months ago Cipollini Bikes published an over-the-top “James Bond” style film that only Super Mario himself could pull of. They’ve now released a “behind the scenes” segment of this short film. These are two 14 minute clips of Mario Cipollini descending the Passo del Cipollaio (near Lucca, Italy) from two different angles, and […]


GreenEDGE Backstage Pass – Milan San Remo

Catch a glimpse behind the scenes with GreenEDGE during Saturday’s enormous win in San Remo. As you can see, everything went according to plan…perfectly.


Warsaw Detour By Night

A reader just sent me this clever short video I haven’t seen before. A diverse group of cyclists cruising through Warsaw at night to the sounds of Funkadelic “Can you get to that?” Enjoy…



Even though I like poking fun at all you filthy mountain bikers, you know I’m still one at heart. Check this out. Only in South America would you be able to get away with these urban downhill races!


2011 Tour Of Bright Video Recap

This just in from the Alpine Cycling Club. If you didn’t get your entry in on time for the Tour of Bright this year, here’s what you missed…