Tag: jun17

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 […]

Is This The Future Of Bike Racing? | The GCN Show Ep. 230

– From the sandy beaches of the Cayman Islands, welcome to the GCN show. – From a very wet morning commute, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, welcome to the GCN show. – From Port Macquarie, Australia, – [Crowd] Welcome to the GCN show. (zooming sounds) (exciting upbeat music) – Welcome to the GCN show. – This […]

Are E-bikes Fun? Neil Shreds His Home Trails

(upbeat music) – I recently took part in the e-bike cross country race at Sea Otter, which I really enjoyed, but I thought the best way of actually riding one, find out if I like it or not, is to take it to my local trails, ride on it, and see how it compares to […]

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, […]

6 Climbing Mistakes To Avoid When Cycling | GCN Pro Tips

– Riding uphill is hard enough as it is, so don’t make it any more difficult than it needs to be. (upbeat music) No matter how long or short a climb may be, the most efficient and comfortable way of getting to the top is to pace yourself. So avoid, at all costs, going flat […]

Have Mavic Nailed Tubeless For Road? New Wheels And Tyres

– Road tubeless wheels and tires promise so much. They’re light, they’re fast rolling, and most importantly of all, they’re almost puncture proof. But, they just haven’t really caught on yet. Some people have concerns about safety, but mainly it’s because they’re a massive pain in the backside. To fit, to pump it up, and […]

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. […]

How To Stop Crashing On Your MTB! | Mountain Bike Skills

– We all fall off our bikes occasionally. You guys send in your videos of fails and bails in the dirt shed show. But today, we’re gonna look at how to avoid the most common reasons for falling off your bike. (electronic music) Over the bars, probably the most spectacular of all crashes can be […]