Tag: protection

Don’t Wear Underwear On A Bike Ride And Other Beginner Cycling Tips

– If you’re new to cycling and you didn’t know you need to go commando or you’re just looking for some useful tips then this is the video for you. – Coming up are our lists of cycling truths about the cycling world. An undervest is a crucial item of kit for almost all occasions […]

EBike Battery Pack || DIY or Buy || Electric Bike Conversion (Part 2)

in the last episode of this video series I showed you how to create your own sensored ESC in order to power an electric bike wheel with low voltages but since the achieved rotation speed was too slow and not many people want to create their own ESC for an E-bike conversion let’s rather switch […]

How To Prepare Your E-Bike For Winter | EMTB Maintenance

– So winter is coming and that doesn’t mean your e-biking has to come to an end. It’s actually where these bikes excel. They love winter, they love going out there in the mud and getting covered in it. There’s a few little steps and little hacks we can do to our bikes to get […]

7 Ways To Use Your Old Bicycle Inner Tubes

– Now many of us have plenty of these lying around. Old inner tubes. So wherever you put your stuff after you’ve finished your ride, often we just forget about it. So your garage, your shed, your workshop, who knows? So, what can we do with these? Well, other than re-patch them and use them […]

Koroyd Helmet Safety Initiative

True innovation, New technologies, new materials. It brings us further day after day our bikes are more technologically advanced and aerodynamic than ever before. We’ve never pushed harder or gone faster but what about your first line of defense? Is your helmet today protecting any better than 20 years ago? One accident can have life-changing […]

Understanding Mountain Bike Concussion

– Whoa, whoa, whoa! Don’t switch over, you haven’t accidentally tuned into GCN. I know I spend most of my life poncing around in Lycra over there. But deep down, I’m a mountain biker as well. So today, I’ve got a guest pass to come onto GMBN and to talk concussion and mountain bikes. Concussion […]

New tests show some bike helmets protect heads better than others

David Zuby>>We collaborated with Virginia Tech researchers on a pilot program to look to see what was the range of impact protection offered by current designs of bicycle helmets. The pilot program found that while helmets were providing pretty good protection against severe-type injuries that might lead to skull fractures, not all were providing equally […]

Bell Super DH helmet – THE RIDE’s first look!

– Hi, It’s M from THE RIDE. It’s time to take a look at the new Bell Super DH helmet. (funky guitar playing) Hey, thanks for watching and welcome to the garage. Yes, Bell have done it. They’ve developed a fully down-hill certified convertible helmet. That meets the ASTM 1952 DH safety standard. Now, to […]

Car Boot MTB Kit | Mountain Bike Hacks For Your Car: Tools And Spares

– Carrying tools and spare parts is always a good idea when you head out Mountain biking. But if like myself you drive to the trails then you have the luxury of taking quite a lot of stuff with you. But there’s no need to go cramming your car with loads of stuff you don’t […]

Megavalanche Top Tips | How To Prepare For An Alpine Mountain Bike Race

– Oh my goodness, me. Oh, you thinking about taking part in the Megavalanche, just like this one behind me? Here’s a few top tips on how to make it more epic, safe, fun, and crazy. Look at it! That, looks nuts. (thud) (tire sloshing) Well there’s a lot to take into consideration when doing […]