Tag: mountain bike racing

Could Motorised Doping Happen In Mountain Biking? GMBN Vs GCN

– [Scott] Now, we’ve seen in the under-23 Cyclo-cross World Championships, in the women’s class, a hidden motor has actually been found in one of her spare bikes. – [Neil] Yeah, so the question we’re going to pose today is, could this have ever happened in a cross-country mountain bike race? – And to do […]

Strong vs Skilled Mountain Bikers

We came here to Virginia Key today to answer a question that we already know the answer to. When you’re trying to go fast, is power, or technical ability more important? Well, as you could guess speed and endurance are more important on smooth straight trails, and technical ability reigns supreme on rougher sections. This […]

Brand New GMBN Mountain Bike Race News Show!

– Hey, welcome to something new for GMBN, a weekly race report. That’s right, this time of the week, every week, we’re gonna be giving you the results and the rundown of what’s been happening in the world of mountain biking and the competitive side of things, all the pros and all your guys out […]

Glitter and Tire Sealant – Does it work?

I’ve had a slow leak in the rear tire of my hardtail for months now, and I keep just pumping it up and riding it. I think we’ve all been guilty of this type of laziness, but this leak is coming from my sidewall, which means the tire really needs to be replaced. When I […]

High School Mountain Biking Is Blowing Up

– [Narrator] Welcome to Wisconsin. America’s dairy land, and home of the deep-fried cheese curd. I haven’t seen a mountain for four days, but you don’t need a mountain to ride a mountain bike. (Energetic music) – [Austin] Hi, Austin McInerny. I am the president of the National Interscholastic Cycling Association, otherwise known as “NICA,” […]

8 Mountain Bike Training Mistakes To Avoid

– In this video I’m gonna talk you through some of the really common training mistakes. Some of these I made as a pro mountain bike racer. Hopefully you can avoid them and make your riding better. (dramatic whoosh) (upbeat music) A classic training mistake is just to work in your strengths. So for example, […]

Weighing Tubeless MTB Tires – Before and After

What we’re going to do today is only going to take a couple of minutes. What I have here is a wheel off my brand new Orange P7 RS. The vast majority of people with this bike will be running it tubeless, but of course it ships with tubes. During storage and shipping, sealant has […]

What Mountain Bike Tech Will We See In 2019? | GMBN Tech Show 52

– Welcome to another weekly GMBN tech show. Coming up on this weeks show, well, it’s actually new year’s eve so what we’re going to do this week is do something a little bit different. We’re going to have a look back at some of the coolest stuff, the coolest tech and the best moments […]

Cross Country Mountain Bike Racers To Watch In 2019

(loud crashing) – The race season is fast approaching, many of the top riders are out in warmer climates doing training camps. So, let’s take a look at the riders to look out for in 2019. And I start this off with the riders who are almost certain to perform. Jolanda Neff, she won the […]