Tag: climbing

How To Get The Most Out Of Your E-Bike | Performance & Durability

– Owning an e-bike is often gonna mean more riding and more riding’s gonna lead to more wear on your bike. You’re gonna be taking in new terrain, going on bigger adventures, maybe pushin’ the envelope a little bit more. I mean, that’s the thing with e-bikes, it just makes you go nuts for riding, […]

Controlling Your Front Wheel | E-Bike Handling Tips

– Learning to place the front wheel can be massively handy in lots of trail situations. In this video, we’re gonna look at how to and where to use the technique. (upbeat techno music) The first step, what’s the technique involved when it comes to front-wheel control and placement. Well, there’s two different approaches to […]

Cycling Up The World’s Steepest Road | Wales’ Record Breaking Hill

– Isn’t Harlech in Wales brilliant, James? – Yeah mate. Oh, it’s alright. – Did you know that Harlech Castle first began construction in 1283, and was the stronghold of Owain Glyndwr, the last Welsh man to be the claimant to the title Prince of Wales? And the song Men of Harlech, well that was […]

How Can I Improve My Climbing? | Ask GCN Anything

(logo swooshing) – Welcome to this week’s Ask GCN Anything. Today we will be answering your questions on how to improve your climbing, what’s best to specialize in, TTs, climbing, or sprinting, and how are disc brakes gonna improve as more pros start using them. – Interesting. And don’t forget, if you’d like to get […]

Climb Steeper Hills On Your E-Bike | EMTB Skills

– Okay guys, today I’m going to talk about getting you up some banks which you might not normally be getting up, which in turn will broaden the type of riding you’re doing on your e-mountain bike. It’ll also be more of a workout and, like I said, it’ll open up some new horizons to […]

Should You Ride Your E-Bike Derestricted? | Ask EMBN Anything About E Biking

– Welcome to the first ever Ask EMBN. Where we get to talk, not just about parts and products but people, places. – Basically anything you guys wanna know about Ebikes, Me and Steve will bang our heads together, combine our experience, knowledge and get back to you any questions you got, #ASKEMBN, drop in […]

How Much Does Weight Affect Your E Bike Riding? | EMBN Investigates

– The goal of any competitive cyclist is to be as light and as strong as possible, both in body, and in bike. Now, it’s simple physics. The more or less you weigh, the more or less energy is gonna be used to pedal your bike uphill. But this is an e-bike ride, who cares? […]

Gravel Bike Vs XC Mountain Bike: Which Does It All Best

– Dan and I made a tongue-in-cheek video where we tried to answer two commonly asked questions. Firstly, what on earth is a gravel bike? And secondly, why might you want one? – You’re calling it tongue-in-cheek Si, but what I heard was more than bikes are boring. – Yes, well some of them are, […]

Exploring New Trails | An E-Bike Adventure With Steve Geall

– I’m heading on a holiday in a week or so with friends and family, course I’m talking the E-Bike with me to escape. Only thing is, in an area that’s new to me, riding spots don’t come that easy, especially the things I like to ride are that little bit different. Sure I could […]

What Size E-MTB Should You Buy? | Ask EMBN Anything About E-Bikes

– [Chris] Welcome to this weeks Ask EMBN show where we are going to be talking about hardtails, extenders and dongles. – And that critical question about size. What size e-bike should you buy? All coming up on today’s Ask EMBN. (logo whooshes) – We got this one in from Christian Fit. Hi, I’m thinking […]