Tag: common mistakes

9 Bike Maintenance Mistakes All Cyclists Have Made

Over the last three years, we have given you literally hundreds of maintenance tips but never before have we put in one place all the things that you shouldn’t do until now, that is, because here are the top 10 maintenance mistakes. First mistake regards lubricant, but not the way you’re thinking. Many people either […]

6 Common E-Bike Jumping Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

(grunts) – We all know that feeling of flying down your local trail, flowing down it but then you see that jump in front of you so that time when the e-bike when the wheels come of the ground it can be pretty intimidating, specially if you got the wrong techniques. Today’s video we gonna […]

8 Mistakes All New Mountain Bikers Make

– Mountain biking can can be quite complicated, with lots of things to learn when you start out. – Very much so, Neil. Even though when you become a pro, you still learn. – Do you think you need pedals? – Well that’s a silly question, yes, you do need pedals. – Yeah, you ready? […]

Five Common E-Bike Cornering Mistakes & How To Avoid them

(tires crunching and rolling) – We’re here today at Tirpentwys Bike Park and this place is absolutely full of corners and berms. There is no better place to show you all the common cornering mistakes. (upbeat hiphop music) So the classic, you’re coming in way to hot for a corner and you’re going to blow […]

Top 5 Common Jumping Mistakes To Avoid | Mountain Bike Skills

– [Neil] Jumping a mountain bike is an awful lot of fun. And I’ve actually coached loads of people on how to do it. And I’ve seen a lot of very common mistakes. These are those mistakes and how to avoid them. ♪ [music] ♪ It’s a funny name for it, this is an old […]

Top Mountain Bike Newbie Mistakes

– At one stage we’re all beginners and there’s a lot of common mistakes. – Yeah, so I think these are the top beginner mistakes and how to avoid doing them. (light music) – Hoho! Oh my gosh! It’s so steep. (laughing) – Yeah, don’t forget to lower your saddle when riding down steep sections. […]

Blake’s 6 Common Jumping Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

– Some of us getting air is a little bit alien. We kind of like to keep both our wheels on the ground where it’s safe and when we’re not in the air. ‘Cause when you’re in the air, all panic stations. You see red. All alarm bells go firing off because you get, you […]

Top 10 Common Mountain Biking Mistakes – MTB Skills

(energetic rock music) – Pumping is a key skill for making speed on the trail, but I see an awful lot of people pump using their arms off the handle bars, it does actually work, it makes a little bit of speed. But there aren’t many occasions where you want to stick all that weight […]