You are here

Six things no-one tells you when you start cycling

Six things no-one tells you when you start cycling

Everyone’s a beginner once, but some people are more prepared for what cycling’s all about than others. Here’s what no-one ever tells us about before we get into cycling It’s really hard Peter Sagan struggles in the torrid conditions at Ghent-Wevelgem (Watson) This one is kind of obvious, but it still comes as quite a shock just how physically demanding cycling is. Unless you come to cycling from another sport, chances are you’ll be reasonably unfit when you first sit on a road bike. With mental images of powering to victory up Alpe d’Huez, you’ll actually find yourself pouring with sweat and feeling a little bit sick within five miles of your house. “It wasn’t this hard when I […]

Top