May 17, 2016

GCR Ride Leader Ali in Hong Kong wins Dragons Race to Enlightenment

GCR ride leader Ali in Hong Kong wins the Dragons Race to Enlightenment convincingly. Click here to read the winning review.  

May 17, 2016

Knog – the Good (G), the VG, and the OMG … plus 20% Discount :)

Knog Commuting Lights Review

By David, GCR Ride Consultant.  I’ve been happily rocking the Knog Blinder Road 2 (200 lumens) for a few months and recently got a chance to test out the newer and more lumen-loaded Knog Blinder Road 400 (400 lumens d’uh) and Knog Blinder Arc 640 (yep, 640 …).  Is it all about the lumens? Here’s what…

May 16, 2016

Favourite Cycling Rides in Rome

Rome Bike Tours Road Bike Rental Guided Rides

By Leonardo – GCR European Ride Manager – Rome Hello riders, today I will introduce to you some great rides in Rome surroundings: Now that it is still spring and the beaches are not yet crowded, a nice ride is Roma-Ostia: from downtown/Colosseum we cross the city using a bike lane until we reach the…

May 15, 2016

GCR Team Store

Welcome to the GCR Team Store. Prices include a 15% to 20% discount off the great value Pactimo pricing.  PLEASE READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE ORDERING. GCR place monthly orders for our team kit, and for the first time due to customer request, you are welcome to order. Our manufacturer is Pactimo who have great quality gear at really…

May 14, 2016

Cycling in Rome

Rome Road Bike Hire

By GCR Ride Leader – Leonardo – Ride Manager Europe Rome has been recently defined a city not easy to bike due to traffic conditions, harsh road surfaces, cobblestones here and there and other reasons that every commuter knows well; The traffic flow in the morning is coming into town so when I ride I…

May 12, 2016

Favourite Sydney Ride – South to Waterfall, then into the Royal National Park.

By Simon Bloomfield – GCR Ride Leader The ride down to Waterfall isn’t much to speak of, but once you turn into the RNP you’re in a different world. Gorgeous rainforest descents; some testing – but not too testing – climbs; and some great sprint sections ensure there’s something for everyone. Plenty of little off-shoots…

May 11, 2016

World Bicycle Relief

GCR are joining the Bicycle Revolution and supporting World Bicycle Relief during National Bike Month. For each ride booked GCR will donate $2 to World Bicycle Relief during this month (May 2016) For many of us our bikes are for pleasure, they are a great addition to our lifestyles, but we don’t depend on them…

May 8, 2016

GCR Ride Leader Alanna’s Favourite Sydney Ride

3 Gorges Pie Ride In Sydney you’ll always be pushed to find a ride that doesn’t include at least one decent hill, and then pushed again when you’re going up said obligatory hill. However, there is one ride that seems to avoid them, but you’d be wrong in assuming it was flat, I’m talking of…