Tag: forest of dean

Mudguards Vs No Mudguards | Do They Make A Difference When Riding An E-Bike?

– Mudguards, uncool and ugly? Or, an accessory that gives you more vision, control, and speed? Now, many two-wheeled disciplines have been using mudguards or fenders for decades, but roadies and mountain bikers? Nah, way too uncool. (electronic beeping) Mudguards come in a whole range of shapes, sizes, and materials. Mudhugger, Zefal, RRP, Crud, Defender, […]

Eco Or Turbo? | Which Power Setting Should You Use On Your E-Bike?

– One of the main fears of e-mountain bikers, or indeed anybody thinking about buying an e-mountain bike is actually battery range. How much you can actually get in terms of distance from that little unit just down by there. It’s effected by so many things. None more so than mode, or level of assist, […]

The Factors Affecting EMTB Range | How Far Can You Travel On An E Bike?

– Getting stuck in the mountains or the woods with an e-bike with no battery left is certainly not a very good look. So knowing your range, the amount you can travel on one charge is arguably, well probably, definitely one of the most important pieces of technical knowledge you can have for you and […]

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 […]

How To Train For Enduro Mountain Biking | MTB Race Training Tips

– Enjoy racing is probably the biggest category of racing right now. With everything from small local races like what they do here at the Forest of Dean, selling out to big nationals. Enduro World Series, well that takes us to some incredible places and we get to see some amazing riders and racing taken […]

The Mountain Bike Dictionary | 9 Things MTBers Say

(dirt scraping) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Now today we’re going to be exploring the linguistics of mountain biking. Yes, the language that has been somewhat developed over the years through the mountain bike community. Now, kick it off with the first one, Richard. – That’s quite right, Blake. Today we’re going to be […]

Can E Bikers Ride With Mountain Bikers? | Mixing Up An EMTB Ride

– We all love riding in groups, you ride with riders of different fitness, different riding abilities and even different bikes. But what happens when you add an E-bike into that mix? Are you going to start losing friends? Are you not even going to get a good workout on your E-bike? Well, today I’ve […]