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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 […]

Is Mountain Biking Too Expensive? | Dirt Shed Show Ep.179

– Arnie Schwarzenegger on an e-bike. (gasps) – It’s a big week for racing. – And we ask a huge question. Is mountain biking just too expensive? – It’s the Dirt Shed Show. (rock music) – Welcome to this week’s Dirt Shed Show with Chain Reaction Cycles, of course. Now, I wanna start the show […]

How To Ride Natural Mountain Bike Trails | MTB Skills

– Bike parks are great. They offer a really good variety of riding for a massive range of abilities, but for me my favorite type of riding is riding natural trails. Trails that have just been cleared and then ridden in with hardly any handwork at all. But they do offer their own challenges. So […]

Is Electronic Shifting The Future Of MTB? Neil Checks Out Shimano Di2

Innovation has been constant in the relatively short history of mountain biking. In the last few years, we’ve seen the emergence of electronic gears. But let’s take a look at the Shimano Di2 to see what it’s all about. (fast-paced electronic music) So what are the main differences between your average mechanical gears and these […]

How Are Custom Painted Mountain Bikes Made? | Orbea MyO From Start To Finish

– Mountain biking is an individual sport, and more than anything, that shows in the bikes we ride. Customizing your component choice is a start, but getting a fully custom paint job is going the full distance, and it’s getting more and more popular. Some brands even offer it straight from the factory. So we’re […]

Riding Steep & Scary Sections On A Mountain Bike | MTB Skills

– What is this? What the, oh my. This is how to deal with super steep and super scary downhills. (relaxing music) (logo booming) Right, I’m here in Squamish. Home of all the steepest, and the slabbiest rocks you’ve ever seen in any mountain bike video and magazine. And let’s start with quite a small […]

Top 5 Tips For Riding Scary Obstacles With Confidence | Mountain Bike Skills

– Mountain biking can be dangerous. I’m sure we all know that. Here are five of the scariest obstacles and how to overcome that fear. (upbeat music) Number one, fast, loose corners. Whilst they don’t look that scary, things can go wrong here really fast. A slide or a crash here could be really bad. […]