Video: Top tips to improve your Strava results

Tired of having digital sand kicked in your face on you favourite segment? We feel your pain…

by David Arthur   May 14, 2014  

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Do you Strava? Are you struggling to beat your mates on your favourite segments? Fed up with constantly being toppled from the coveted KOM/QOM position at the top of the leaderboard?

Then here are some top tips from the guys at GCN on how to improve your times and take back that KOM/QOM.

Alternatively, here's Vecchiojo's top Strava tip…
1. Don't do Strava, do a real race with real people so you can feel your inadequacy in real time and they can see the terror in your eyes.
(He's old skool).

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that's very good Laughing

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posted by tom_w [107 posts]
14th May 2014 - 18:26

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Or you could become a Strava Terrorist....

https://www.facebook.com/StravaTerrorism

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posted by Gkam84 [8940 posts]
14th May 2014 - 19:12

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Chuckle chuckle Applause

posted by ryanmerrett [4 posts]
14th May 2014 - 19:43

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Brilliant. Tried all them still can't get a KOM!!

posted by timrichardson82 [11 posts]
14th May 2014 - 20:06

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Last KOM I bagged was drafting a double decker!

posted by Initialised [144 posts]
14th May 2014 - 22:45

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lol - as a 40s, 100kg bloke on a 1980's touring bike fitted with dynohub and Marathon Plus tyres I took great pleasure in sniping a local 1.6k seg on a day of 30mph winds… Devil

posted by Trull [63 posts]
15th May 2014 - 8:52

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I love Vecchio Jo. Hello Jo.

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@aslongasicycle
@vulpinecc

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posted by aslongasicycle [309 posts]
15th May 2014 - 11:45

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"Alternatively, here's Vecchiojo's top Strava tip…
1. Don't do Strava, do a real race with real people so you can feel your inadequacy in real time and they can see the terror in your eyes.
(He's old skool)."

Oh no! that might show I'm not as good as I like to boast I am.

Binky

posted by davebinks [127 posts]
16th May 2014 - 18:46

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