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How To Ride Tight & Steep Switchback Corners On Your Mountain Bike

– Tight and steep switchback corners are really hard to get right. Sometimes you don’t ever really get them right, you just wobble around them and off you go. They tend to be more in sort of steep situations. Some parts of The Alps have endless amounts of tight switchbacks. When you have a switchback […]

8 Things We Wish We’d Known Before We Started Mountain Biking

– Mountain biking can seem quite complicated, there’s plenty of things to learn. Here are some of the things I wish I’d known when I started mountain biking. (logo thudding) (gentle music) How much a bit of simple bike maintenance matters. From just being able to check your bolts so something doesn’t fall off and […]

Van Vs. Pick Up | What’s The Ultimate Mountain Biker’s Vehicle?

(upbeat music) (whistling) – [Narrator] A versatile MPV and a pickup are both high on the wish lists for many of us as a vehicle for the mountain biking life. But which is the ultimate mountain biker’s vehicle? (whistling) (doors closing) – Neil, right, do you know what? I find it really hard to find […]

How To Ride Loose Turns | Mountain Bike Cornering Skills

– We’re out here in Santiago, it’s the middle of summer, it’s not rained for weeks, so this is a how to ride dusty and loose corners. (upbeat music) So these trails in Saint Christopher are right near the city center of Santiago. It’s a real cool little network of trails. And check out this […]

How To Ride Natural Trail Gaps | MTB Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people, and today is a pretty cool day. It’s all about natural hits out on the trail, spicing up that trail. Have you ever noticed a random kicker in the middle of the trail? You don’t know where it goes. Have you seen a little kicker in the side of […]

Does A Chain Affect Mountain Bike Suspension Performance?

– Chains, we need them, right? But how much do we need a chain? So Aaron Gwin and Rachel Atherton more recently have proved that you can go super fast without a chain. Rachel Atherton actually made time on the most pedally section of Fort William without a chain. But how does that chain affect […]

5 Ways To Progress Your Riding Fast! | MTB Skills

– Your riding skills are likely to improve at a steady rate just with riding experience. However, I think there’s a few little cheats and hacks, things to concentrate on to make your riding improve super quickly. (rock music) (logo thudding) (rocks crunching) Climbing is always going to be a physical, hard thing to do, […]

How Fast Are Pro Enduro Racers? | Neil Donoghue Vs Josh Carlson

– Just how fast are the Enduro World Series pros? Well, I’ve come here to Whistler right in the midst of Crankworx and Giant have sponsored this video and today I’m racing their EWS pro rider, Josh Carlson, all aboard the brand new Giant Reign 29er. (uplifting music) (boom) Josh is currently sat in 19th […]