Robbie McEwen joins GCN+ as WorldTour commentator for 2022 race season

Robbie McEwen joins GCN+ as WorldTour commentator for 2022 race season

Multi-stage Giro d’Italia and Tour de France winner joins GCN+, discovery+ and Eurosport commentary team ahead of Tirreno Adriatic

March 4, Bath UK – GCN+, the home of year-round cycling content, will bring cycling fans even closer to the action than ever before with the addition of iconic former professional rider and sprinter, Robbie McEwen, to its list of expert commentators.

A 12-time Giro d’Italia stage winner, 12-time Tour de France stage winner and three-time Tour de France sprinter classification winner, McEwen will bring 16 years of unparalleled road racing expertise to viewers. of all GCN+ territories.

Since retiring as a professional racer in 2012, McEwen has cemented his place as a highly respected commentator and pundit, providing insightful analysis of professional racing for Australia’s ASO and SBS for six years. He will join Discovery’s international commentary team alongside some of the biggest names in cycling to offer the best news and commentary for his live race coverage which is also shown across Europe on Discovery+ (in select markets ) and Eurosport. .

McEwen will join the GCN+ commentary team for Tirreno Adriatico (March 7-13), Milan Sanremo (March 19) and Ronde van Vlaanderen (April 3). He will also commentate alongside Sean Kelly, Rob Hatch, Carlton Kirby and Dan Lloyd of GCN+ studios in Bath, UK for the Giro d’Italia (6 – 29 May) and Tour de France (1 – 24 July), as well as making regular appearances on the post-race analysis show, The Breakaway.

All racing coverage, content and exclusive documentaries are available on GCN+ via the GCN app, all web browsers, Amazon FireTV, Samsung Smart TV, AndroidTV, Chromecast and Apple AirPlay. Some races have territory restrictions. Please click here to find out which races are available where you live.

Dan Lloyd, Racing GCN+ Director, said: “I am more than delighted to have Robbie join us as a commentator and expert on GCN+ and Eurosport for most of the major races this season. His experience as a pilot is second to none, but in recent years he has become equally respected for the quality of his commentary and expertise. His passion for cycling shines through in every race, and his analysis of sprint finishes is second to none.

“I’m sure our audience will be as thrilled as I was with the addition of Robbie to our cycling team. He will be with us throughout the Giro d’Italia and Tour de France, but his first race with us starts on Monday. Tirreno Adriatico, which is available on GCN+ live, ad-free and on-demand worldwide, except in New Zealand.”

GCN+ commentator Robbie McEwen said: “I am extremely delighted to join the GCN commentary team this season and really look forward to calling some of the biggest races in the world to a global audience. With a so wide, all year round GCN truly is the birthplace of cycling and I’m proud to be a part of it.”

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