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GMBN’s Ultimate List of Christmas Gifts For Mountain Bikers!

– Christmas is the time for giving – And it can be so hard to get a gift, especially when your loved one is a mountain biker – So stop, before you go out and buy one of those crap Christmas cards with a picture of a mountain bike on the front that we’ve all […]

How To Be Prepared For Any Adventure With Your Mountain Bike

– A lot of us, such as myself, use my mountain bike as predominately my everyday vehicle. But can we ramp up the fun factor if we had some storage available? You wouldn’t expect to use a single seated Formula 1 or racing car as your everyday vehicle, so why do we expect the same […]

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 […]

Trash Talking On The Trails | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 152

– Talkin’ trash on the trails and I don’t mean insults. How far can a MTB’er jump? Cam knows. And it’s a FMB Whitestar whiteout causing havoc. Plus, Gee takes one for the team. It’s all comin’ up on The Dirt Shed Show. (rock music) Startin’ the news today with the story of Dom Ferris, […]

Evolution Of Mavic Bike Hubs

– Okay, so if I just hold this wheel up, I’m sure that many of you will be able to observe the fact it’s a Mavic wheel. Mavic, of course, is a name that’s synonymous with cycling. Its iconic black and yellow branding has been everywhere throughout the sport. Now although, these days, Mavic actually […]

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 […]

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 […]