Tag: crashing

Colombians, Cobbles And Crashes | The Cycling Racing News Show

(race countdown beeping) – This week on the GCN Racing News Show, an unbelievable number of crashes at Tirreno Adriatico and one of the most dramatic stage finishes I’ve seen for a long time. We also have the youngest winner of Paris Nice for 38 years, plus the Women’s World Tour which continues with the […]

10 Ways To Ruin An E-Bike Ride | Things Not To Do On An E-MTB

– Yo Chris, Chris hold back. Hold back, hold back. – [Chris] Whoa. – Oh no. There’s many ways to ruin an e-bike ride and that could have been one of them. But here’s our top 10. (upbeat music) – All right, let’s go, let’s go. Come on Steve, let’s get going. – What? – […]

The Next Step For Bike Helmet Safety?

(bang) – I’m glad that wasn’t my head. (intro sound) I’ve been lucky enough to be invited out here to the Volvo headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden, to check out the collaboration between Volvo and POC. They will, for the first time ever, test exactly what happens in a collision, between a car and a bike. […]

5 Common Mistakes To Avoid When Riding Drop Offs | MTB Skills

– Drop offs, the nemesis of many a mountain biker. In this video, I’ll talk you through the common mistakes people make when trying to ride drops and how to avoid them. (upbeat music) Mistake number one is just go for it and rolling off that drop off. You will get away with that if […]

Can You Ride A Fixed Gear Mountain Bike? | Freaky Fixed Gear Riding

(lighting) – It’s a new bike day for me and I got something special! I got this (laughs). It’s not new, no. Here’s my Nukeproof scout. But this is new. Look at this peddling backwards! (gasp) and then forwards! You can’t stop peddling. This is a fixed gear bike so that means I have no […]

How To Pick Better Lines On Mountain Bike Trails | MTB Skills

– One of the most fun things I think about riding is trying to pick the best lines. I see it as a constant challenge trying to find the best way down that trail. Yes, for me I started racing downhill where I was trying to be as fast as possible, but nowadays I use […]

Massive Mountain Bike Crashes | GMBN’s December Fails and Bails

– Welcome to December’s Fails and Bails. You know, I thought I’d make it different. I brought James in, from GCN. – Yeah! – Oh, my God! We’re gonna have some fun. You’ve got some road crashes for us. – I have. I have, yeah. – We’ll get to them later, but I’m gonna excite […]

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. […]