Tag: descending

Downhill MTB – Descending the Most Active Volcano in Argentina

Good Morning! Here we go again Trying to climb the Copahue Volcano Through this Strange terrain I don’t know, something like moon Even so There is a pretty nice view behind me Still walking on the moon! This is the Volcano, And i can’t even breath Because of the acid smell yeah, time to go […]

How To Hold Your Handlebars Like A Pro

This position gives you the most control of your bike. This is perfect for descending or when riding in a nervous peloton. You are closer to your brakes and also have the greatest leverage in this position, and therefore more stopping power. This is the safest position to ride in, as you can maintain a […]

Cross Country Mountain Bike Vs Downhill Bike | Blake & Rich Go Head To Head

(digital noise) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Today, Richard and I are going to battle. – We are. Today it is XC versus– – Downhill. (light electronic music) (laughing) (logo rumbling) – [Doddy] Okay, first things first. Let’s take a look at the two different bikes. This is a machine for the job. Built […]

Blake Tries Clips! | How To Ride Your MTB With Clipless Pedals

(laughing) – That’s fresh ay, right? – It certainly is. – This will tighten up! – I wouldn’t spend too much time tightening those up, mate. You know what they are? – No way, I … How, no, no! – Yeah (claps hands). – Look at, it’s flippin’ icy; I’m not … – You’re a […]

Why Ollie Chose Rim Brakes For His New Pinarello Dogma F12

– This absolute beauty is my brand new Pinarello Dogma F12 with rim brakes. In GCN colors. It’s the exact same model as ridden by Team INEOS in the Tour de France and it’s available in both rim brakes and disc brakes. Now, I’m going to tell you all about my new bike and why […]

How To Descend On A TT Bike | Go Faster In Your Next Triathlon

– Not every triathlon race course is silky smooth or perfectly flat. So here is how to descend on a TT bike like a pro. (exhilarating music) Coming down a hill, especially at speed, can take confidence, concentration, and composure. So, perfecting your technical skills on a triathlon bike can save you valuable seconds and […]

How To Climb On Gravel | Tips To Nail Technical Off Road Climbs

– We’ve all done plenty of climbing on our road bikes, many of you have probably done quite a bit of climbing on your mountain bikes, but today, I’m going to be going through some tips and tricks to be able to ride uphill on gravel like a boss. (short intro SFX) Riding uphill on […]

How To Avoid Pedal Strikes On Your E Bike

– A pedal strike on your trail ride can mean tears and it can certainly stop you in your tracks. There’s a lot of talk about pedal strikes when it comes to e-mountain bikes. It’s all about technique rather than fitting shorter cranks to your bike. So, today we’re going to be taking a look […]