Tag: xc

Bike Talk – Tom Dumoulin’s Bianchi Oltre XR4 | SHIMANO

This is my brand new Bianchi Oltre XR4. I’m switching bikes of course… …but luckily I keep riding on Shimano… …so I’m really happy with that. For two days I was in Dublin to visit my brother in law. Then I shifted gears… …and the sound that it makes, it makes him so happy to […]

Caschi MTB XC Cross Country Marathon i 10 migliori del 2020 | MTBT

helmets for XC and marathon must have the right balance between weight, protection and ventilation In cross country many details are focused on reducing weight and increasing speed the bicycle as well as its components tend to be quite light at least on top level bikes Clothing is very similar to road cycling, so clothes […]

Rebuild My Bike Episode 2 – Denzel’s GT Sensor | SHIMANO

We’re back! We’ve got a fantastic plan! We are back for episode two of Rebuild My Bike… …a show that wants to make your bike absolutely awesome. We are here on the beautiful Belgian coast to meet Denzel. He entered our competition after episode one… …and has been lucky enough to win a total overhaul […]

The disc brakes revolution in the pro peloton | SHIMANO

With the recent announcement of the UCI… …that from July 1st onwards… …disc brakes are allowed in all races… …finally, the pro peloton can benefit… …from what a lot of us… …are already using for quite a while now. – I think it makes cycling more fun actually. – For me, I agree. It’s very […]

In Between The Races with Thömus RN Swiss Bike Team | SHIMANO

The track in Val Di Sole was quite cool. It was proper mountain bike. The uphills were at bit too steep for my taste… …but the downhills I really liked. They were fast, some jumps. I think for the spectators it was great, also for the riders. – For me the start went really well. […]