February 25, 2018

Tour De Chance – Hedge Clipped – Day 2

The traditional King of the Mountain was run and won on day two of the Tour de Chance, with the Bulahdelah razorbacks of the Wootton Way challenging the cream of the climbers over a three kilometre course averaging about a 7 per cent gradient. Punters are still looking for bookmaker “Nifty” Nev Hedge, who was…

February 25, 2018

Tour De Chance – Phew! What a scorcher – Day 1

Day one was a brutal initiation for the fifth Tour de Chance, with an early start, a hot day, dead roads and a persistent if moderate headwind making for a taxing 10-hour day, most of it in the saddle. The good news is all the riders arrived in Stockton, in the shadows of the Kooragang…

October 3, 2017

Sydney Cycleways – GCR Breakfast Network Ride

Thanks for everyone who participated in the Sydney Cycleways – GCR Breakfast Network Ride. Watch the video here and see the photos below.   #sydneyrides @GCRides #roadbikerentalsydney  

September 17, 2017

Bikes 4 Life – Silent Auction Items – Roseville Cinema – Thurs 21st Sept – 7pm

The following items will be available via Silent Auction at Roseville Cinema Sydney on Thursday 21st September 2017 from 7pm to 7:50pm. Prices in Australian Dollars. ITEM 1: Mongoose BMX | Used Very Good Condition Reserve Price: $200 Size: 20” wheels Drivetrain: Single Gear Pedals: Flat Features: Back stunt pegs and Gyro headset   ITEM…

July 26, 2017

GCR Cycling Kit Prize Draw – sponsored by Blackchrome

The prize draw is open to all who registering for a GCR Breakfast Network Rides worldwide till 31st October 2017, and sponsored by our quality kit provider Blackchrome. The prize draw will take place on Saturday 4th November 2017 and each person who enters is entitled to one entry each, even if they ride on multiple rides. The…

July 19, 2017

Go For Broke – ride to beat depression

Go for Broke – ride to beat depression   See the video of 2017 ride here.    Saturday the 23th of September 2017 will see the running of the 2nd Go for Broke charity ride. A 180km one day challenge from Berowra in Sydney to Broke in the Hunter Valley. Depression and anxiety is on the rise….

May 12, 2017


Yvonne van Vlerken and Per Bittner

Studies conducted at the Univerity of Münster prove performance increase up to 110% Baking heat in summer and in hot countries limits sports performance. This is nothing new. However, what is new is the fact that heat regulation can already reduce performance at significantly lower temperatures and what can be done about it. Within the…

May 8, 2017

Road Bike Rental Los Angeles

Hollywood Los Angeles Road Bike Rental Guided Rides Bike Tours

Global Cycle Rides provide a number of options for either road bike rental in Los Angeles, or guided rides with our ride leaders, or a combination of both. If you are not accustomed to driving on the right side of the road, its great to follow a local ride leader while you get the hang…

April 23, 2017

Tour de Yorkshire – Cycling Holiday Show

    We are delighted to announce our participation in the first Tour de Yorkshire Cycling Holiday Show operated by Ridings Travel on Friday 28th April at the Ferns Farm Hotel in Carnaby, Bridlington. The Ferns Farm hotel is ideally located on the route of the Tour de Yorkshire. You can park at the pub for £10 (redeemable…

November 22, 2016

Win one of Three, Cadel Evans Books – The Art of Cycling – Personally Autographed

Cadel Evans The Art of Cycling

UNDER CONSTRUCTION Win one of 3 signed books The Art of Cycling personally signed by Cadel Evans. These hardback books are 438 pages of immensely enjoyable reading providing an insight into the hard work and training Cadel did to achieve his goals, with the pain and frustration he endured with internal team politics and bad…