Tag: cross country

Anatomy of a Cyclist: The Incredible Stamina of Jolanda Neff

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian. Now we’re working, come on! – Testing, analysing… – Dig deep, come on! ..getting under the skin of an elite athlete… ..as we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A CYCLIST) Cross-country mountain biking, […]

Cycling in Vandri Lake | Best XC Bike Trail around Mumbai

Fellow Rider: Now my wife will be pissed off … … & won’t allow me to go on long trails 😞 Last weekend, we all went to Vandri Lake Hands down it’s the most beautiful XC trail in the outskirts of Mumbai. So we loaded our bikes in our cars & left at 4.30 in […]

Rediscovering Adventure | How E Bikes Are Changing Mountain Biking

– An E-bike is more mountain bike than ever before. E-bikes are making adventure much, much, more possible. Real adventure then is not supported by a berm or dependable indirections are red or a blue. It’s seasons are limited and it’s directions and boundaries are not defined. E-bikes have changed everything. (computerized lighten bolt glitching) […]

Gravel Bikes Exist Because Mountain Biking Is Now Boring

– What on earth is a gravel bike? Nobody really knows, do they? Although we think we might, because we’ve got a theory on this. – We do. A gravel bike is a modern retro mountain bike, only better. And to prove this, we’re going to put our theory to the test. Before we do […]

Rising – Ep 5: The Mental Game w/ Kate Courtney

(wind blowing) (rock music) – [Kate] Mental strength is a key factor at this level of racing, but it’s also really hard to maintain. And I think, for me, it’s important at this level in my career to really acknowledge that and to be open to the process and understand that the pressure and expectations […]

Beautiful XC on Poop Alley || Squamish, BC | Mountain Biking

Hi everyone and welcome back to Squamish, BC. A few weeks ago I rode Hood in the Woods and at the end turned right onto an access road. Had I continued on I would have connected up with today’s trail named Poop Alley. Thankfully there was no poop on the trail when I rode it. […]

Could Motorised Doping Happen In Mountain Biking? GMBN Vs GCN

– [Scott] Now, we’ve seen in the under-23 Cyclo-cross World Championships, in the women’s class, a hidden motor has actually been found in one of her spare bikes. – [Neil] Yeah, so the question we’re going to pose today is, could this have ever happened in a cross-country mountain bike race? – And to do […]

What Kind Of Mountain Biker Are You? | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 109

– Big news, the rat’s back. But before we get to that, Scott, cross country or enduro? – Martin, of course it’s gonna be enduro. You’re gonna have bigger travel and baggy shorts. – Well, he’s made his mind up, but let’s get to you. It’s the Dirt Shed Show! (upbeat, exciting music) Okay, so […]