The Cycle Show TONIGHT - Im On It

by shrinkinbggaz   September 3, 2012  

If you can, check it out guys

Ill be talking about weight loss cycling

http://theamazing39stonecyclist.wordpress.com/2012/09/03/gaz-the-former-...

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I might set it to record. But I don't know ANYONE who is still watching this show as its BAD....BAD....BAD

Normal ITV crap

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posted by Gkam84 [8847 posts]
3rd September 2012 - 18:10

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I am quite enjoying it! Yes it's a load of b******s but a cycling magasine on telly?? If the wife catches me watching something about how to lose weight by cycling she will go bonkers!

posted by SideBurn [804 posts]
3rd September 2012 - 20:27

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What has happened with your diabetes? Is it still a problem?

posted by SideBurn [804 posts]
3rd September 2012 - 20:50

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SideBurn wrote:
What has happened with your diabetes? Is it still a problem?

he can't answer now - he's too busy watching telly going 'thats me that is!' Smile

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posted by TheHatter [810 posts]
3rd September 2012 - 21:02

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I recorded it as I had a late meeting so would be getting home later than normal. Look forward to seeing it tbh as I just think having a cycling programme on tv is better than not having one.

All the better if someone from here is on it.

posted by Super Domestique [1600 posts]
3rd September 2012 - 22:15

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I watched it tonight for the first time in a few weeks and IMHO it has got better since its launch.

Good interview gaz, great story told in a totally uncheezy fashion. You put me to shame, I started at 28 stone and have only managed to get below 18 stone... so far.

posted by FMOAB [232 posts]
4th September 2012 - 0:39

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he can't answer now - he's too busy watching telly going 'thats me that is!' Smile

Good point!

posted by SideBurn [804 posts]
4th September 2012 - 9:38

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I tend to fast forward most of the talking and just watch the informative parts. Your interview was really good.

posted by AJWatson [34 posts]
4th September 2012 - 13:11

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Last night was the first I have watched for a couple of weeks. It's definitely better now than the first few episodes. Not brilliant but generally watchable and some of the features are quite good.

Compare the feature on maintenance last night with the bit in one of the first couple of episodes on what gear you need when starting out cycling and I think it was pitched much better.

Likewise potentially great guests like Mercx and Obree were rather wasted in the rushed half hour format but last night's guests, while lower profile (no offence shrinkinbggaz) all got the chance to be interesting.

Cycling is a broad church and so different viewers will be interested in different parts of the show. I think I would rather have this show than nothing at all on cycling apart from coverage of the odd Grand Tour and the occasional appearance on BBC Scotland outdoorsy programmes.

posted by Bhachgen [91 posts]
4th September 2012 - 17:24

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I like the show. It has definitely got better. It lacks action clips of events but I wonder if there is a rights issue involved.

posted by paulfg42 [375 posts]
4th September 2012 - 21:28

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