Tag: xtr

Jesse Melamed – This Is Home | SHIMANO

There’s so many beautiful places in the world with unique things… …but I’d always come home and Whistler is such a beautiful spot. I just like the vastness of the terrain up there. It does make you feel free. You know, I just feel at home. – He plays like he rides. Fast, right? – […]

Wyn Masters’ e-MTB endeavor at the World Championships | SHIMANO

We’re here in Mont-Sainte-Anne for the 2019 world championships. And also the first world championships of e-bike racing. And I’m here to race it. Not sure why… …but it’s the first one, so let’s do it. Here we go. Once I heard the race was going to be on… …and it’s the first world e-bike […]

Marco Fontana’s Bianchi Methanol XC Bike | GMBN Pro Bikes

– In today’s Pro Bike Check, we’re gonna take a look at Marco Fontana’s Bianchi Methanol cross-country race bike. (Slow rhythmic music) So Marco, the veteran Italian cross-country racer, now rides the Italian brand Bianchi, on the Countervail team. And this is his race bike. It’s a small frame. Marco’s one of the shorter riders […]

Is Electronic Shifting The Future Of MTB? Neil Checks Out Shimano Di2

Innovation has been constant in the relatively short history of mountain biking. In the last few years, we’ve seen the emergence of electronic gears. But let’s take a look at the Shimano Di2 to see what it’s all about. (fast-paced electronic music) So what are the main differences between your average mechanical gears and these […]

Yana Belomoina’s American Eagle Atlanta | GMBN Tech Pro Bikes

– For this pro bike, we’re checking out Yana Belomoina’s American Eagle Atlanta 2.0. (slow music) Yana Belomoina races for the CST Sandd American Eagle Mountain Bike Race Team. Of course, that is a team was put together by Bart Brentjens, and he has a very special part to play in this particular frame. Now, […]

Brand New Mountain Bike Tech From The XC World Cup Rd3 Nove Mesto

– So we’re here at the Novo Mesto round of the World Cup, and it’s the third round of the XC World Cup and we’re here in the pits to check out some of the very best XC tech. Let’s go and have a look. (light music) So we’re here at Novo Mesto, and we’re […]

Bike Talk – Anton Cooper about his Trek Top Fuel | SHIMANO

Hi, I’m Anton Cooper from Christchurch New Zealand… …and I’ll be racing here on my Trek Top Fuel. The main reason I started using the ‘fully’ was that… …I just found some of the tracks we race on are really rough. It’s more for that seated power, where you kind of… …heading slightly downhill, it’s […]

How to Bleed Shimano Disc Brakes – Mountain Bike Maintenance

There are some occasions where you’re going to need to bleed your brakes. Maybe you’ve changed the hose and shortened it, sometimes your brakes start to feel spongy, or just a bit of annual maintenance. So this is how to bleed a Shimano brake. You will need brake fluid, mineral oil for Shimano brakes, other […]