Tag: doddy

A Road Bike Nightmare | Freak Week Halloween Special

(scary music and lightening strike) (evil laughter) – Okay. Nigh night. Nigh night then. Nigh night. Nigh night. (laughs) Mm… (thunder crackling) (gentle snoring) (thunder crackling) (dramatic music) (mumbling and whimpering) (birds tweeting) – That was not a good night. – Oh, I was so sick, I was shredding– – Morning mate! – Oh, hey […]

The New Breed Of E Bikes: In The Workshop And On The Trail

E-Mountain bikes are changing and you don’t have to look too far back to these designs are pretty clunky With motors of batteries literally chucked onto a normal mountain bike but now we’re seeing ground up designs that much more integrated the driving Force literally behind that a smaller more compact motor systems like this […]

How To Safety Check A Retro Mountain Bike | GMBN Freak Week

– Okay a bit more of an unusual one this week. You might notice this fine specimen of a bike in front of me here. This is a 1993 Diamond Back Sorento. Why have I got this? Well, this week is our freak week. Doing a whole bunch of weird and wonderful things. But the […]

Are E-Bikes The Future Of Mountain Biking? | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 120

– We are in the middle of a heat wave here in the UK so we’ve got a red-hot Dirt Shed Show for you. (beep) – And we’ve got a GMBN presenter competing in Crankworx. (fast beat) – So before we get to all the regular stuff and news from Crankworx, we’re gonna talk about […]

We Should All Ride Hardtails | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 140

– Oof. (choir singing) Aa-aa-aah! Hans Rey is a god, man. – While lucky old Blake and Neil are out in the woods riding bikes, me and Doddy are here in the shed, getting ready to do a show, Doddy, what are we going to talk about this week? – Martyn, this week we’re going […]

Evolution Of Mavic Bike Hubs

– Okay, so if I just hold this wheel up, I’m sure that many of you will be able to observe the fact it’s a Mavic wheel. Mavic, of course, is a name that’s synonymous with cycling. Its iconic black and yellow branding has been everywhere throughout the sport. Now although, these days, Mavic actually […]

How To Service A MTB Dropper Post | Mountain Bike Maintenance

– Dropper seat posts are everywhere, including in the firing line of muck and grime. A good thing to do to keep it running better for longer, is a quick tear down rebuild. I’m going to show you how to do that today. (crashing sound) In this video we’re going to be servicing a cartridged […]