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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 […]

8 Mistakes All New Mountain Bikers Make

– Mountain biking can can be quite complicated, with lots of things to learn when you start out. – Very much so, Neil. Even though when you become a pro, you still learn. – Do you think you need pedals? – Well that’s a silly question, yes, you do need pedals. – Yeah, you ready? […]

Ride Your Mountain Bike In Comfort

– After a couple of big days on my bike recently, one on that Longest Day ride and the other one, bikepacking with Blake, it’s reminded me just how important it is to be comfortable on your bike. Things like lower back pain or shoulder pain can really ruin a ride, so this is how […]

Essential First Upgrades | What To Upgrade On Your New Bike?

– So, you’ve just got your first mountain bike or maybe a new bike that’s in need of an upgrade, but where do you start? You really wanna get the most performance for your money. And get something that really makes a big difference to your bike. This could be the addition of a dropper […]

10 Useful Hacks For Mountain Biking In Winter

(dramatic music) – Now it might feel that the worst of winter is behind us, but there’s still a lot of mud out there and certainly a lot more rain to come until spring, which does mean that you’re gonna be maintaining your bike lots until that point. Which means there’s still a load of […]

How To Set Up Your Cross Country Bike | Mountain Bike Maintenance

– Cross country bikes are built for all out speed, long distance pedaling and maximum efficiency. In this video we’re gonna run you through how you can set up to ensure that when you’re in the saddle all day, it’s gonna be as comfortable as possible. Cross country bikes are really designed to be fast […]

How To Stop Crashing On Your Mountain Bike | GMBN’s Crash Course Ep. 1

– We get sent your fail videos all the time, and some of those crashes are absolutely unbelievable! (gravel crunches) Of course, some of them are complete accidents, and unavoidable, but some can be avoided, and in this video I’m going to try and show you how. (loud crash) First video comes from Charles who’s […]

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 […]

Top 5 Things Not To Do In A Bike Park | GMBN At Whistler Crankworx

– Bike parks around the world, sometimes you pick up some bad habits along the way. – Yeah, and some of those bad habits can be a bit intimidating for other riders, but also pretty dangerous for yourself. Here are five things you should definitely not do in a bike park (relaxed electronic music) – […]