Tag: Fort William

Bagging BEN NEVIS, for breakfast! (And Scotland’s highest geocache!)

Don’t forget to breathe. Keep pushing. Keep pushing. Keep pushing. We got sheep over in the field there We got hikers hiking a mountain, got the Ben Nevis Inn right there, and people with their beers and drinks. So Scottish. And it’s a Scottish cider too. So good. Oh! In Canada do you phoon? Oh […]

Bike Talk – Loris Vergier about his Santa Cruz 29er | SHIMANO

Hi, this is my new beast… …a brand new Santa Cruz 29er. We’ve tried to adapt it to fit big wheels. We’ve changed the angle a little bit. It has a full Shimano set up. We have 203mm disc brake rotors… …to try to slow the beast. And a Saint transmission. We’ve tried to adapt […]

How Much Do Pro Mountain Bikers Get Paid? | Dirt Shed Show Episode 114

– Okay, it’s the Dirt Shed Show and we are gonna be talking about the ol’ buckaroos this week. – Woah. – The money; who’s earning what that’s what I wanna know… – The pros. – Yeah, and what else have we got? – It’s gonna be interesting. Well, we’re doing a bit of a […]

How To Ride Natural Mountain Bike Trails | MTB Skills

– Bike parks are great. They offer a really good variety of riding for a massive range of abilities, but for me my favorite type of riding is riding natural trails. Trails that have just been cleared and then ridden in with hardly any handwork at all. But they do offer their own challenges. So […]

How To Get More Grip From Your Pedals | Mountain Bike Maintenance

– This video is all about trying to find the right amount of grip between your foot and the pedal you use, Both flat and clip-less pedals. (high-energy music) So flat pedals, I guess that’s the easiest one to start with. Obviously, you have a flat shoe, so normal trainer, or a mountain bike shoe, […]

Top 5 Tips For Riding Scary Obstacles With Confidence | Mountain Bike Skills

– Mountain biking can be dangerous. I’m sure we all know that. Here are five of the scariest obstacles and how to overcome that fear. (upbeat music) Number one, fast, loose corners. Whilst they don’t look that scary, things can go wrong here really fast. A slide or a crash here could be really bad. […]