Tag: mountain bike skills

Kids riding mountain bikes in the house during quarantine

Alright show me what you got, Esther. Wide entry Good speed Lift, aw very good you did it. Stop stop stop! Stop [Laughing] Jen here from MTB Direct. It’s day three of self-isolation we’ve just come back from overseas and so we’re self-isolating for two weeks. I have two small children and a mountain bike […]

Ask GMBN: What is Your Dream Mountain Bike?

– Welcome to this week’s Ask GMBN, where you guys send all your questions you want answering from us dudes, here at GMBN. – Yeah, can’t wait to get into some mountain biking test questions, challenges. What have we got this week, Blake? – Well, we got one from Kevin, and he’s asking, where is […]

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 […]

How To Lose Weight Mountain Biking | MTB Problems Solved With GMBN

(logo slamming) – So what we actually trying to achieve here? I guess we’re talking about matching two goals together, having fun on bikes and losing weight. The fun and bikes bit being the baseline status, the bare minimum. The losing weight bit being the end result. Sound good? The problem we must avoid is […]

8 Mountain Bike Pre Ride Checks

– Hello, everyone, here are eight things you should definitely bear in mind before you ride your bike, every single time. (whooshing) (upbeat music) It sounds crazy, (whooshing) but every single time I ride my bike, I always check the pressures beforehand. I also make sure the chain is lubed. Now, air pressures can go […]

Mountain Bike Medics Of The Andes Pacifico | Andes Pacifico MTB Enduro 2020

(wind) (intense music) – [Henry] The landscape here is beautiful, yet brutal. It entices explorers, yet punishes the unprepared. You’d be mad to put a bike race through here, surely. Well, if you were so inclined, you would want a medical team rich in expertise because when it does go wrong here, the stakes are […]

How Do Mountain Bike Gears Actually Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

– Bicycle derailleur gears were first seen in 1905 on a French two-speed setup. 115 years later, though, we’re still using the chain, the cassette, and the derailleur because they’re the most efficient way of having multiple gears on a bike. Early designs, though, were quite crude, and modern day transmissions are very different. They’re […]

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 […]

Eco Vs Turbo – The Ultimate E Bike Power Mode Challenge

– Now we all know that eco mode gives you more miles and also much more of a workout. – Whereas turbo mode offers more power, more fun. – But the big question when you put an E-mountain bike into the hills, what does one mode do that the other cannot? – Hmm, time for […]

10 Things A Mountain Biker Can’t Live Without | MTB Rider Essentials

(letters booming) (mud swishing) – Welcome back you beautiful people, what is the most essential things that us mountain bikers cannot live without? Well I’m here to show you which ones are. This is the first one. Whoa. Oh dear look at those sexy ass lines, man. Look at those disc brakes, dude. Crazy, dude! […]