Tag: spares

Bike Storage Solutions For Racing | Neil’s BC Bike Race Setup

– I’m here in Vancouver. I’ve just taken part in one day of the BC Bike Race. I’ll talk you through what tools I took with me on that day and how I carried my gear. (upbeat music) I’ve rode day five, that was the Queen stage, the biggest stage of the race. It was […]

Ten Things To Take On A Mountain Bike Ride

– Here at GMBN, we love a good trail centre but, as with any mountain biking, being prepared is the name of the game. – So these are the top 10 things we take with us when going to a trail centre. (solo drum music) – Number one, a car boot kit that always stays […]

How To Prepare For Your First Mountain Bike Race

(intense music) (bike tires riding on dirt) – I’ve probably done my fair share of mountain bike races in the last 20 years. I’ve made a lot of mistakes, that’s for sure but I’m gonna give you some tips on how to approach your first race. (upbeat jazzy music) So first thing to do really, […]

Top 10 Mountain Bike Life Hacks

– I’m back with a bunch of hacks. This time it’s more focused on MTB kit in your life, and how to look after it all. So, here are my best MTB life hacks. Hydration bladders, most people use these if they go for a decent ride. And I think, if you’re like me, you […]

What To Pack For A Bike Park | Mountain Bike Kit & Equipment

– Unlike your typical weekend away mountain biking, coming somewhere like Whistler does involve bringing quite a lot more kit if you want to get the maximum out of your riding trip. So, with that in mind, I’ve literally just pulled my bike out of the bike bag before setting up. I’m just going to […]

Top 10 Tips For Riding At Night | Mountain Bike Skills

So it’s that time of year again where the nights are drawing in, and riding time becomes a little bit precious because daylight hours are few and far between. So how’d you get around that? Night-riding. So, here are the top 10 things you need to go night-riding. (upbeat music) First things first, is you’re […]

Essential Spares You Need For Your Mountain Bike

– So once you have your basic toolkit together to start working on your bike at home, it’s a really good idea to accumulate some spare parts in order to make the day-to-day jobs and maintenance stuff on your bike a bit easier. So here are my essentials that you need to start building a […]

How To Pack For A Mountain Bike Ride

(upbeat music) – So before you go out for ride, you obviously need to make sure that your bike is in tip top condition, is mechanically sound. But of course, when you actually hit the trails, you want to make sure you’re carrying just enough gear with you, like inner tubes and pumps and stuff, […]