The surprising reason Pro MTB rider uses gum before a race

Semi-Pro Cycling

02-09-2023 • 14 mins

The surprising reason and performance benefit Pro MTB rider Puck Pieterse uses gum before a race.
We dive into the fascinating connection between gum and cycling performance. Plus World Championships Recap, the Evolution of Endurance Training, an Altitude Adjust App and the Social Media Rounds.

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World Champs:
10 Bike Tech Highlights - Cycling World Championships:
British Cycling could take legal:
Canyon Speedmax CFR Track:
Abraham Gebru’s Strava:
The rising price of entry-level road bikes:
The Future of Endurance Training:
Altitude Adjust - Garmin Datafield App:
Social Media
Marlen Reusser climbs off mid-race in World's Elite Women's Time Trial:
After the Tour de Suisse, I fell into a hole: Marlen Reusser explains decision to abandon Time Trial World Championships:
Tweet by Sadhbh OS: