Tag: winter riding

Mudguards Vs No Mudguards | Do They Make A Difference When Riding An E-Bike?

– Mudguards, uncool and ugly? Or, an accessory that gives you more vision, control, and speed? Now, many two-wheeled disciplines have been using mudguards or fenders for decades, but roadies and mountain bikers? Nah, way too uncool. (electronic beeping) Mudguards come in a whole range of shapes, sizes, and materials. Mudhugger, Zefal, RRP, Crud, Defender, […]

Can You Dirt-Proof Your Bike? | Surface Coating Your Road Bike

Oliver: Can you make your bike dirt-proof? Imagine a bike where dirt and grime doesn’t stick to it. A bike where the components and frame actively repel dirt because of the surface coating on them. It sounds a bit like science fiction, but it’s not. This tech actually already exists. It’s commonly used in the […]

How To Ride An E Bike In The Mud | EMTB Winter Riding Tips

– You’ve got to love riding mud. I mean, I love it, sliding, drifting, in and out of control. Now, you might think I’m about to dive into a video where I tell you what and what not to do in terms of technique, but there’s loads of things to consider before you even hit […]

Wet Weather Mountain Bike Hacks | MTB Tech Tips For The Rain

– Here in the UK, as you probably guessed we get to ride in wet conditions quite a lot. So we thought we’d share some of our top tech tips to get the most from your bike and your gear, and more importantly to stop wreaking havoc on your bike because this stuff can be […]

How To Ride Your Gravel Bike In Extreme Cold

– Here in New England, where we call home, we get a lot of snow and ice and very cold temperatures. So we have to become creative, over the years, about how do we go outside and ride our bikes. There’s fat bikes, there’s cross-country skiing, there’s all kinds of things to stay in shape, […]

7 Reasons To Ride Your Mountain Bike Over Winter

– Welcome back you beautiful people. I’ve always thought riding in the depths of winter is going to make you stronger, it’s going to make you way more hardcore and your fitness is going to go through the roof. I’ve had an epiphany. I’ve been sat by the roaring fire and I’ve thought, hell, I’m […]

9 Winter Mountain Biking Hacks On A Budget

– If you live in the Northern Hemisphere, then winter is here. And it can feel like a time to hibernate but it’s also a great time to get out and ride. Whilst there is no replacement for a proper kit, it can be quite expensive, so this the way to get in the cold […]

What Shoes Should You wear? | Winter Vs. Summer Shoes For Mountain Biking

– One of the coolest things about mountain bikes is you can ride them pretty much anywhere and in any conditions, although to enjoy them best sometimes the gear you wear really enhances that enjoyment. – Yeah, waterproof clothing, base layers, all that stuff, everyone’s familiar with all that in the out door environment, but […]

How To Prepare Your Mountain Bike For Winter | Riding In Cold & Wet Conditions

– So, it’s the day before you’re going riding and it is absolutely horrible weather. What to do? Well, here are some quick, last-minute changes you can make to make your winter riding a whole lot more pleasant. (dramatic drum beat) (metallic slicing) (upbeat music) A more aggressive tire run at lower pressures would certainly […]