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Best 2017 Mountain Bike Tech From The Taipei Cycle Show

– The Taipei Cycle Show is stacked full of great new mountain bike tech. And then there’s an awful lot of stuff here that you don’t normally see. Unfortunately GMBN viewers, you have me as your guide. But, don’t worry, I’m gonna start you off with something seriously good, something you don’t see a lot […]

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) – […]

The Worst Things About Being A Mountain Biker

– Mountain Bike is the best sport in the whole world, in my eyes. But there are a few things in there that can throw you off the edge, and make you give up this beautiful sport. So I’ve pulled out a few of the worst things about being a mountain biker. The nasty smell. […]

Epic Ride Around Whistler’s Lost Lake | Martyn Ashton’s Random Tandem

(cash register beeping) (muffled background talking) – [Martyn] Oh, not that big. – [Blake] Whistler water. (muffled speaking) – [Blake] Super sub – Do you think someone would like– – [Blake] That’s real nice. – Trail mix? – [Blake] Trail mix. Come on. Oh yeah, all right, come on. – Done. – So we’ve got […]

How To Prevent Bike Theft | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 132

(laughing) – Ow. Why do they wear these? (beep) – Coming up on the show this week, we are going to be discussing some crazy results and, quite frankly, a crazy world championships. – Definitely that. We’re talking about bike security and Dotty is here with some retro, cool stuff. – That’s nearly everyone but […]

How To Scrub On A Mountain Bike | GMBN’s Jumping Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people and you know what? I love this trick! (upbeat music) Yes the scrub, was a technique really to help you if you’re going too fast and you want to keep that speed down the turn instead of going all the way to flat on a jump. I love it! […]

How To Ride Massive Jumps With Nico Vink | MTB Skills

(upbeat rock music) – Right, big table tops yes bike parks have these things all over the place and they are big. And everyone wants to hit the biggest table top. They want to clear it just to show off to their mates. I hit the biggest table top out there. So why are table […]

What Level Of Mountain Bike Trail Should I Ride?

– Quee. (hands clapping) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Do you know what, when you get to a bike path for the very first time, there’s usually some blue trails, some red ones and usually some blacks as well. Now, if you’re a bit unsure with your riding abilities, where do you start? The […]

How To Stop Going Over The Bars On Your Mountain Bike | MTB Jumping Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people. Don’t you just hate it when this happens? (lively music) Yes, that horrible feeling where your whole body weight gets shoved forward over the bars on a jump and you end up in the air doing this. Yes, over the bars, getting bucked. Whatever you want to call it, […]