Tag: berm

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) – […]

Backyard MTB Trails with “Sicknic Table” – Berm Creek Upgrades

Last May, I built some singletrack in my back yard. The trails were ridiculously short, shoddily built, and kind of pointless as viewed from an outsider. Nevertheless the trails had names, there was shreddy little berm at the bottom, and we managed to have fun there. I dubbed this mini trail system, Berm Creek. A […]

How To Bar Drag Like A Pro | Mountain Bike Skills

(exciting orchestral music) – Right, remember that video we did where Neil and I challenged ourselves on trying to drag our bar ends in the dirt, basically trying to get as low as possible in a berm. (exciting orchestral music) (cheering) (mumbles) Yeah? Now, you’re probably wondering, how the hell did they do that? Well, […]

How To Ride Braking Bumps | Mountain Bike Skills

– One of the things you’re gonna have to deal with riding in bike parks is braking bumps. What are braking bumps? Well, it’s this washboard sort of surface that you see on the approach to fast turns. And the reason braking bumps are there is simply because people are grabbing a handful of brake […]

Weathering The Storm | GMBN’s Trail Ride With EMBN

– So I was intrigued to see what the E-bike was like on a descent and an ascent. So Steve Jones and I from our sister channel, EMBN, did Afan bike park to see what E-bike was all about. With the weather closing in and storm Gertrude upon us, we started to ascend Afan’s White’s […]