Tag: ride

Mathieu van der Poel – A born champion | SHIMANO

When everything is going fine, it’s always fun of course. But when it isn’t going fine, it’s sometimes a struggle. There are days, you just do not want to ride. But for me going out for a cyclo-cross ride is always fun… …riding my cyclo-cross bike. But, like I just described my week… …only one […]

Rémy Absalon – Make Your Mark | SHIMANO

We started mountain biking with my brother a long time ago. My brother rode with my neighbours. They said to my parents: ‘Julien is good, he should race cross country’. He started like this and I followed after that. With all disciplines of mountain bike… …with trial, downhill and cross country. It was hard to […]

What Is A Domestique? How Do Teams Use Their Riders?

What is a domestique, and what do they do? Domestique is a French word, which, when used in a cycling context, literally means servant. The role of a domestique is simply to be a helper to their team leader. Some of what the job entails is obvious, other parts are more subtle. The role of […]

Hinton Mountain Bike Park

Hi, I’m Mike Jodeland, Vice President of the Hinton Mountain Bike Association, and welcome tot he Hinton Mountain Bike Park. Mountain biking for me? That means freedom. You know, you get out on the trail, there’s no lanes, there’s no speed limits, there’s no stop signs. The trails whatever you want it to be, you […]

Going NUTS in Goodwood on a 2017 Porsche 991 GT3!

Goodwood, the new GT3. Can it get any better than this? Ciao everyone, here it’s Marchettino and well as you can see, I’m about to have some good fun! I am onboard the new Porsche 911 GT3 and I’m attending the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed which means that I’m about to do the hillclimb […]