Tag: skills

What’s The Best Stem Length For You? | GCN Does Science

– If you have ever thought in the past about stem length on your road bike, it is probably because you’ve been thinking about comfort and fit on your bike. However, mountain bikers, when they think about the length of their stems, they are thinking more about the handling of the bike, and the way […]

10 E-MTB Tips For Beginners | Bike Setup And Riding

– Today’s video we’re looking at beginner style videos teaching the basics of e-bike and set up techniques and tips before you hit the trails. It doesn’t matter what bike you’ve got, full suspension bike or a hardtail, all these setup techniques and trail tips are gonna be exactly the same. Take a few of […]

How To Dismount & Remount A Cyclo-cross Bike | CX Skills

How to get on and off of your bike has been discussed on GCN by many prominent riders. Now, like a good old recipe from your grandmother, it’s passed down through the generations. I learned it a certain way. Maybe the Belgians learned it a different way and their cookies taste different than our cookies […]

Five Common E-Bike Cornering Mistakes & How To Avoid them

(tires crunching and rolling) – We’re here today at Tirpentwys Bike Park and this place is absolutely full of corners and berms. There is no better place to show you all the common cornering mistakes. (upbeat hiphop music) So the classic, you’re coming in way to hot for a corner and you’re going to blow […]

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 Bunny Hop A Bike | GCN’s Pro Cycling Tips

– The ability to bunny hop is not exactly crucial for us, as road cyclists, but there is no doubt, that on occasion, that skill can get you out of some serious trouble. And there’s also the fact that if you need to negotiate a curb on the way to a cafe stop, it gives […]

How To Stop Going Over The Bars On Your Mountain Bike | MTB Jumping Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people. Don’t you just hate it when this happens? (lively music) Yes, that horrible feeling where your whole body weight gets shoved forward over the bars on a jump and you end up in the air doing this. Yes, over the bars, getting bucked. Whatever you want to call it, […]

Should You Buy A Second Hand E-BIke? | EMBN Show Ep. 63

– Welcome to this weeks EMBN show, I’m joined by Blake Sampson from GMBN. We’ve got a lots going on this week’s show, we’re talking about racing, we’re talking about secondhand bikes, what else are we talking about? – Oh, we got all the usual, got climbing the week, we got the bike vault which […]

4 Basic Skills For Beginner Cyclists

– If you’re wanting to get going on your bike, and there’s a few really basic skills that you’re going to want to cover. – Today we’re going to stick to just the basics, so if you are starting out in cycling for the first time, then this is the video for you. (upbeat music) […]