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How To Ride Natural Trail Gaps | MTB Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people, and today is a pretty cool day. It’s all about natural hits out on the trail, spicing up that trail. Have you ever noticed a random kicker in the middle of the trail? You don’t know where it goes. Have you seen a little kicker in the side of […]

How To Ride Massive Jumps With Nico Vink | MTB Skills

(upbeat rock music) – Right, big table tops yes bike parks have these things all over the place and they are big. And everyone wants to hit the biggest table top. They want to clear it just to show off to their mates. I hit the biggest table top out there. So why are table […]

How To Bar Spin | Mountain Bike Tricks

– Welcome back, you beautiful people. And, yes, today’s a good day. I’m gonna teach you how to bar spin (chuckles). This is the bar spin, super simple, but it’s not. I’m going to try and break it down a little bit, into a few steps just to help you understand how to do the […]

Martyn’s Curb Trials | Mountain Bike Skills

– The humble curb. The street side wedge. Might look simple. Could look boring, but, you know what? This should never be underestimated. I swear, I learned to be a professional mountain bike rider using this obstacle. It’s an unlimited playground of roots, rocks, and drops, and every street scenario you can think of. You […]

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 […]

Do Clipless Pedals Improve Riding A Hardtail? | MTB Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people and today’s your lucky day, it’s not my lucky day, to be honest. See, ’cause I’ve built my career on a Hardtail. I’m all about the flat pedals as well. But, a few weeks ago, Doddy introduced me to being clipped into my bike. And he gave me a […]

How To Bar Drag Like A Pro | Mountain Bike Skills

(exciting orchestral music) – Right, remember that video we did where Neil and I challenged ourselves on trying to drag our bar ends in the dirt, basically trying to get as low as possible in a berm. (exciting orchestral music) (cheering) (mumbles) Yeah? Now, you’re probably wondering, how the hell did they do that? Well, […]

How To Drift On A Mountain Bike | MTB Skills

– Welcome to my class, drifting. One of my favourite things to do on a bike is the drift. It can help you on the trails, it can help you on a sticky situation when you’re going flat out into a corner, just let the bike drift round. Just remember, locking the back brake, it’s […]

Riding Steep & Scary Sections On A Mountain Bike | MTB Skills

– What is this? What the, oh my. This is how to deal with super steep and super scary downhills. (relaxing music) (logo booming) Right, I’m here in Squamish. Home of all the steepest, and the slabbiest rocks you’ve ever seen in any mountain bike video and magazine. And let’s start with quite a small […]