Journal Du Wap

Cycling News & Race Results

Tag: descending

Downhill MTB – Descending the Most Active Volcano in Argentina

Downhill MTB – Descending the Most Active Volcano in Argentina

Good Morning! Here we go again Trying to climb the Copahue Volcano Through this Strange terrain I don’t know, something like moon Even so There is a pretty nice view behind me Still walking on the moon! This is the Volcano, And i can’t even breath Because of the acid smell yeah, time to go […]

How To Nail The Gravel Riding Basics

How To Nail The Gravel Riding Basics

– Whether you’ve tried your hand at gravel riding or not, gravel is taking the world by storm, seemingly there are events popping up all over the world. So what are the basics? – Well, in this video we are going to show you some tips from before you leave your front door to when […]

Cross Country Mountain Bike Vs Downhill Bike | Blake & Rich Go Head To Head

Cross Country Mountain Bike Vs Downhill Bike | Blake & Rich Go Head To Head

(digital noise) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Today, Richard and I are going to battle. – We are. Today it is XC versus– – Downhill. (light electronic music) (laughing) (logo rumbling) – [Doddy] Okay, first things first. Let’s take a look at the two different bikes. This is a machine for the job. Built […]

How To Ride Tight & Steep Switchback Corners On Your Mountain Bike

How To Ride Tight & Steep Switchback Corners On Your Mountain Bike

– Tight and steep switchback corners are really hard to get right. Sometimes you don’t ever really get them right, you just wobble around them and off you go. They tend to be more in sort of steep situations. Some parts of The Alps have endless amounts of tight switchbacks. When you have a switchback […]

How To Ride Tight & Steep Switchback Corners On Your Mountain Bike

– Tight and steep switchback corners are really hard to get right. Sometimes you don’t ever really get them right, you just wobble around them and off you go. They tend to be more in sort of steep situations. Some parts of The Alps have endless amounts of tight switchbacks. When you have a switchback […]

Tips For Safer Cycling | How To Corner With Confidence

– If you’re new to cycling, or even if you’ve been cycling for quite a long time, you’ll be forgiven for getting a bit nervous about corners. – [Emma] Yep, I mean, when you look at a road bike, it doesn’t exactly look terribly stable, does it? – No: 25-millimeter tyres; a frame light enough […]

Cheap E- Bike Vs Super E-MTB | What’s The Difference?

Cheap E- Bike Vs Super E-MTB | What’s The Difference?

– You might recall a time when I took Kevin up to a peak in Wales, Mount Snowden. It wasn’t clever and it certainly wasn’t pretty. But how did this budget, 350 pound bike deal with the conditions coming down off that mountain? Well, today it’s time to reveal if you do actually get what […]

How To Descend Like A Professional Cyclist | Ride Downhill Faster & Safer

How To Descend Like A Professional Cyclist | Ride Downhill Faster & Safer

(dramatic music) – You may have seen our descending videos before. And those tips are still valid. Everyone assumes that to be a pro at descending, you have to go as fast as possible, but there’s so much more to it than just that. – Yeah, we know we should be racing downhills, but that […]

The 10 Most Memorable Racing Moments Of 2019 So Far…

– We’re only at the end of April but we’ve already had a whole load of fantastic racing. So coming up are the most memorable moments of the 2019 season so far. – But first, it’s got to be Amstel Gold. – [Commentator] Alaphilippe who takes off on the right side. Look at van der […]

Top 10 Descending Tips – Cycling Technique

Descending is great, so here are our tips on going faster, safer, and have having more fun. Look where you want to go. When descending, you need to look at the road ahead and soak up all the information you can that will help to tell you how fast you can go. But ultimately, it’s […]