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Cross Country Mountain Bike Vs Downhill Bike | Blake & Rich Go Head To Head

(digital noise) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Today, Richard and I are going to battle. – We are. Today it is XC versus– – Downhill. (light electronic music) (laughing) (logo rumbling) – [Doddy] Okay, first things first. Let’s take a look at the two different bikes. This is a machine for the job. Built […]

Tyre Tech | Everything You Need To Know About Mountain Bike Tyres

– We often talk about tires being one of the most important parts of a mountain bike. In particular, the tire pressure that you run them at and the tire tread that your particular tires have. Because they can be instrumental in how your bike handles off-road. There can be a lot more to a […]

7 Mountain Bike Pranks To Mess With Your Mates

– Welcome back, you beautiful people. Well, today’s all about hanging out with your mates on the trail. – It is, but are we mates? – Of course we are, Richard. – Hmm. – We are mates. – Yeah. – Well, there’s a few ways to antagonize each other. – I think we should go […]

How To Train For Enduro Mountain Biking | MTB Race Training Tips

– Enjoy racing is probably the biggest category of racing right now. With everything from small local races like what they do here at the Forest of Dean, selling out to big nationals. Enduro World Series, well that takes us to some incredible places and we get to see some amazing riders and racing taken […]

What To Look For When Choosing A New MTB Tyre? | Everything You Need To Know

– In every single upgrade video we’ve ever done, we always talk about getting the right set of tires. It’s really important. It’s the only contact you have with the trail, so, you could have your suspension set up completely perfectly and carbon fiber everywhere, but your bike’s not going to ride very well if […]

The Mountain Bike Dictionary | 9 Things MTBers Say

(dirt scraping) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Now today we’re going to be exploring the linguistics of mountain biking. Yes, the language that has been somewhat developed over the years through the mountain bike community. Now, kick it off with the first one, Richard. – That’s quite right, Blake. Today we’re going to be […]

How To Ride Light & Smooth On Your Mountain Bike | MTB Skills

– Brandon Semenuk and Brendan Fairclough are some of the smoothest and steeziest riders out there. Maybe it’s their insane amount of talent or maybe it’s the crazy amount of practice put in. Either way they’re great examples of how to ride light and smooth and today, we’re going to look at how you can […]

Modular MTB Tool Kit | Essential Tools For Mountain Bike Maintenance

– Looking after a mountain bike is really important. In order to do that, you’re going to need some tools. Now tools can be very expensive and of course we’ve got a huge array of tools at our disposal here to show you how to use them all. But you need to start somewhere. So, […]

How To Change The Bearings In Your Mountain Bikes Front Wheel | MTB Maintenance

– Changing the sealed bearings in your front hub, it’s actually a short punchy job and shouldn’t take very long to do, let’s go through it. Bike-specific pulleys and presses, well they’re absolutely lovely to use. But in solidarity with our home mechanics I’m not going to be using them today. First things first, let’s […]