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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 […]

The Mountain Bike Dictionary | 9 Things MTBers Say

The Mountain Bike Dictionary | 9 Things MTBers Say

(dirt scraping) – Welcome back you beautiful people. Now today we’re going to be exploring the linguistics of mountain biking. Yes, the language that has been somewhat developed over the years through the mountain bike community. Now, kick it off with the first one, Richard. – That’s quite right, Blake. Today we’re going to be […]

Can Roadies Ride Mountain Bikes? | GMBN Coaches Global Cycling Network

– Can roadies ride mountain bikes? Well, Peter Sagan can, but arguably, he’s a mountain biker, ’cause he won the Junior World Championship on a mountain bike first. Pauline Ferrand-Prevot, she’s been road world champion, and mountain bike, and cyclo-cross, so she can ride anything. But, can this roadie ride a mountain bike? It’s not […]

How To Choose A Kids Mountain Bike | Tips For Buying The Right Kids Bike

How To Choose A Kids Mountain Bike | Tips For Buying The Right Kids Bike

– From balance bikes to proper mini super bikes, kids’ bikes have come a long long way. So many options out there, we’ll try and help you navigate that minefield so you end up with the right bike for your little person. (upbeat music) Kids’ bikes these days are so good, it makes me seethe […]

Retro Mountain Bike Challenge! | GMBN Retro Week

(upbeat 80s synth music) (Blake laughing) – It’s retro week here on GMBN, we’ve got a themed week. Loads of cool stuff talking about the history of mountain bikes and digging out some old bikes and riding them. – Yeah so we did dig our old bikes, all three bikes like this, and put some […]

How To Ride An E-Bike With Clipless Pedals | Steve Tries Clips

How To Ride An E-Bike With Clipless Pedals | Steve Tries Clips

– Well, it’s a discussion, argument even, which has rumbled on for decades, should you use clipped in pedals or flat shoes when you’re riding a mountain bike. Now, the story with e-mountain bikes might actually be quite different because recently I went out with Doddy on an e-mountain bike ride and Doddy you wanted […]

Do Clipless Pedals Improve Riding A Hardtail? | MTB Skills

– Welcome back you beautiful people and today’s your lucky day, it’s not my lucky day, to be honest. See, ’cause I’ve built my career on a Hardtail. I’m all about the flat pedals as well. But, a few weeks ago, Doddy introduced me to being clipped into my bike. And he gave me a […]

Fat Bike Vs Plus Bike – What’s The Difference?

Fat Bike Vs Plus Bike – What’s The Difference?

♪ [music] ♪ – [Scott] So, Neil, it’s time to answer that burning question, “Is bigger better?” – [Neil] Well, when it comes to tire size, I think most of the time, yes. I’ve ridden a fat bike a few times now, and in certain situations, they’re brilliant, but not always, should I say. And […]