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12 Common Bike Maintenance Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

– Whilst maintaining your mountain bike is actually fairly straightforward, it could be really easy to get a few things wrong. Especially if you rush something, if you don’t quite know what you’re doing, or if you just take a chance on something and don’t do your research. So here are some classic mountain bike […]

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 Common Mountain Bike Maintenance Questions

– In the weekly Ask GMBN Tech Show we quite often get asked a lot of similar questions. So in this particular video, we’re gonna look at five of those real common maintenance issues and how you should tackle them. (pounding) (sword slash) Okay, so let’s jump into these questions. And the most common one […]

Epic Ride Around Whistler’s Lost Lake | Martyn Ashton’s Random Tandem

(cash register beeping) (muffled background talking) – [Martyn] Oh, not that big. – [Blake] Whistler water. (muffled speaking) – [Blake] Super sub – Do you think someone would like– – [Blake] That’s real nice. – Trail mix? – [Blake] Trail mix. Come on. Oh yeah, all right, come on. – Done. – So we’ve got […]

7 Ways You’re Destroying Your Mountain Bike | MTB Maintenance Tips

– Mountain bikes may well be tough old things. They can take a hell of a pasting out on the trails, but they’re not invincible. It’s entirely possible that you’re slowly, or actually in some cases, rapidly, aging your pride and joy. So let’s take a look at those things that really do kill your […]

How To Scrub On A Mountain Bike | GMBN’s Jumping Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people and you know what? I love this trick! (upbeat music) Yes the scrub, was a technique really to help you if you’re going too fast and you want to keep that speed down the turn instead of going all the way to flat on a jump. I love it! […]

How To Ride Massive Jumps With Nico Vink | MTB Skills

(upbeat rock music) – Right, big table tops yes bike parks have these things all over the place and they are big. And everyone wants to hit the biggest table top. They want to clear it just to show off to their mates. I hit the biggest table top out there. So why are table […]

What Level Of Mountain Bike Trail Should I Ride?

– Quee. (hands clapping) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Do you know what, when you get to a bike path for the very first time, there’s usually some blue trails, some red ones and usually some blacks as well. Now, if you’re a bit unsure with your riding abilities, where do you start? The […]

How To Stop Going Over The Bars On Your Mountain Bike | MTB Jumping Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people. Don’t you just hate it when this happens? (lively music) Yes, that horrible feeling where your whole body weight gets shoved forward over the bars on a jump and you end up in the air doing this. Yes, over the bars, getting bucked. Whatever you want to call it, […]

Maintain Your Wheels | GMBN Tech How To

– We’re pretty lucky as mountain bikers with respect that the kit is pretty durable and tough these days. But, it still does require basic maintenance in order to avoid those costly repairs further down the line. Now although wheels are one of the those fundamental parts of the bike that you can’t ignore, most […]