N1no Schurter – The Hunt For Glory – Bonkers cross training

by Chipps 5

Nino schurter, scott sports, hunt for glory
XC racing is no longer a few laps of a field. Those are real rocks!

Nino Schurter is known as one of the most technically adept cross country racers these days. Cross country has become more and more technical over the years, where shorter loops are raced at high intensity with no chance of recovery.

Nino schurter, scott sports, hunt for glory
It might look silly, but you’ve got to do some of this
Nino schurter, scott sports, hunt for glory
…and this…
Nino schurter, scott sports, hunt for glory
…to achieve some of this

As well as working on his cycling skills and his fitness, Nino has a punishing program of gym work to keep him in top shape through the winter. It’s not just weights – it’s all sorts of bonkers multi-stressing exercises designed to work the core, mind, co-ordination and recovery. Try it sometime, eh?


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Comments (5)

  1. I’ve just done TWO circuits exactly like this – Then I woke up and had my Weetabix.

  2. Who’s this Noneno? Was he not the wee robot in Ulysses 2086?

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