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Are Fat Bikes Cool?

– I’m at a Mountain Bike Trail Center. Look at all the bikes. We got all sorts. We got hardtails, kid’s bikes, gravel bikes, ebikes, downhill bikes, gravel bikes. But no one’s got a fat bike, except for me. Am I mad, or is everyone else missing out? (upbeat music) Right, so I’ve got Blake’s […]

Winter Mountain Biking Adventure | Blake’s Epic Weekender

Winter Mountain Biking Adventure | Blake’s Epic Weekender

So, my brother, Ray and I, decided to pack up the Jeep, hit the road, head over to Snowdonia National Park, which is in Wales, a place that we’ve both never been before. And we thought, hell, let’s go do some camping, let’s do some over-landing. We took our Hardtails and went to explore what […]

Blake’s Nukeproof Megavalanche Hardtail | GMBN Tech Pro Bike Check

Blake’s Nukeproof Megavalanche Hardtail | GMBN Tech Pro Bike Check

– Today, for this bike check, we’re checking out our very own Blake Sampson’s Nukeproof Scout, which is a little bit different to the regular Scout, which as you know, is a trail bike. Blake has sorted this out to race the Megavalanche on. (upbeat hip hop music) (booming jingle) So, at the heart of […]

How To Pack For A Mountain Bike Ride

(upbeat music) – So before you go out for ride, you obviously need to make sure that your bike is in tip top condition, is mechanically sound. But of course, when you actually hit the trails, you want to make sure you’re carrying just enough gear with you, like inner tubes and pumps and stuff, […]

Gravel Bikes Exist Because Mountain Biking Is Now Boring

Gravel Bikes Exist Because Mountain Biking Is Now Boring

– What on earth is a gravel bike? Nobody really knows, do they? Although we think we might, because we’ve got a theory on this. – We do. A gravel bike is a modern retro mountain bike, only better. And to prove this, we’re going to put our theory to the test. Before we do […]

The Worst Mountain Bike Advice Ever | What Not To Do On Your MTB

The Worst Mountain Bike Advice Ever | What Not To Do On Your MTB

– Welcome back, you beautiful people, and today it’s all about the worst advice you’ve ever been given whilst out there on the trail riding your bike. So here are a few that I’ve heard over the years. (logo pounds) (logo grinds) (jazzy music) What the hell are you wearing? I’m wearing Lycra, dude. I […]

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 […]

What Is The Ultimate All Rounder Bike? GMBN Vs GCN

– Right, I think cross country mountain bikes could be the ultimate off-road bikes. They’ll go up anything, they’re super light, and you can pretty much ride down everything as well. – Alright, I’m not gonna disagree with that, Neil, but if you ask a roadie what the ultimate do-it-all bike is, they’re probably gonna […]