Tag: protection

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 […]

How To Jib On Your Mountain Bike | MTB Skills

(people cheering and clapping) – Alright! – [Instructor] Jibbing is the hottest word in mountain biking right now. But what exactly is the jib? How do you set your bike up for jibbing? What today’s video is going to be showing you how to become a jib master. (energetic orchestral music) So, you might be […]

Unboxing The SixSixOne Protection Range | GMBN Unboxing

– This is a very cool unboxing. We’ve got two full sets of head to toe protection from Six Six One. We’re giving them away. We’ve got one set; full face helmet, big body armour. And another set of enduro, trail body armour and helmet and shoes. Like I said, head to toe, we’re giving […]