Tag: bike skills

6 Off Road Skills That Will Help You Cycle Faster On The Road

– I am firm believer that if you want to be a good bike rider then you need to be a confident bike rider. Riding all sorts of different bikes, on all sorts of different terrains is one of the quickest and most effective ways to improve your ability to handle anything that you could […]

How To Ride On The Rollers On Your Bike | Indoor Cycle Training Made Easy

– Rollers mean all sorts of different things to riders around the world. They are perhaps one of the best recovery tools you will ever have. Spinning gently on the rollers is like creasing down a flat road with the wind in your back – Yeah, they’re also really good for doing high speed canes […]

5 Cycling Skills You Can Learn Anywhere | GCN’s Pro Cycling Tips

– Do you constantly find yourself at the carpark waiting for your mates to turn up? Do you ever wonder what to do with all that spare time? Well, here are some completely nonessential but equally fun skills for you to practice whilst waiting for your mates. Riding backwards. This is a good test of […]

How to ride skinny lines on a mountain bike

I’ve seen a lot of mountain bike videos popping up lately where people are riding along the edges of cliffs, narrow passages, and ridges. Fort Lauderdale doesn’t have much in the way of elevation changes, so this is the best I can do for you guys. Most mountain bikers call this a “skinny”. What makes […]

Mountain biking Yancey’s Ridge – Wilsons Creek Pisgah

*Laughs* Woo hoo! Yoo hoo! *All laugh at a rider’s joke* *Ready, set, go!* Right now, we’re gonna ride down to the Trail head, riding Yancey’s ridge So, a fun little trail, a 2 hour loop to where we just started We got… a whole crew today We got… alumni and one non lees McRae […]

10 Questions With Neil Donoghue | Martyn Asks The Pros

– Now we were just in the shed. We were filming an ask, and I thought you know what I think you guys want to get to know the GMBN presenters more. So I’ve got Neil here and I thought why don’t we do it? Why don’t we get to know him a little bit […]

How To Lift Your Rear Wheel | Mountain Bike Skills

– This is a really important skill but it’s one that really frustrates a lot of people. But you’re gonna need to take your riding to the very next level. This is how to pick up your back wheel. It’s the hardest but most important part of a bunny hop. It’s key for riding light […]

The Dark Arts Of Mountain Biking | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 191

– Welcome to this week’s Dirt Shed Show with myself and Martyn, a rat, and presented by Chain Reaction Cycles of course, this week we’re talking about the dark arts of mountain biking. – Yeah I’m looking forward to that, plus we have got a bumper edition of the bike vault. I’ve got a Halloween […]

How to manual a mountain bike Tutorial | Skills with Phil

A question I get asked quite a bit is “Hey Phil can you teach me how to manual?” And until just recently I would have said just “no” because I couldn’t Manual So today I want to share a few tips that helped me learn how to manual. So first off, what is a manual? […]