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The Hidden Path trailer

The Hidden Path trailer

One day, Maxime told me that according to him, a race is only one of the steps of a long path. The one you remember, the one that everyone can see. But all the work and dedication of an athlete takes place in the thousand miles behind, the one that almost no one has the […]

Mountain Bike Medics Of The Andes Pacifico | Andes Pacifico MTB Enduro 2020

Mountain Bike Medics Of The Andes Pacifico | Andes Pacifico MTB Enduro 2020

(wind) (intense music) – [Henry] The landscape here is beautiful, yet brutal. It entices explorers, yet punishes the unprepared. You’d be mad to put a bike race through here, surely. Well, if you were so inclined, you would want a medical team rich in expertise because when it does go wrong here, the stakes are […]

How To Lose Weight Mountain Biking | MTB Problems Solved With GMBN

How To Lose Weight Mountain Biking | MTB Problems Solved With GMBN

(logo slamming) – So what we actually trying to achieve here? I guess we’re talking about matching two goals together, having fun on bikes and losing weight. The fun and bikes bit being the baseline status, the bare minimum. The losing weight bit being the end result. Sound good? The problem we must avoid is […]

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 […]

TransHongKong Urban MTB Adventure w Hans Rey & Martin Maes – 4K

TransHongKong Urban MTB Adventure w Hans Rey & Martin Maes – 4K

Chinese voices I’m Hans Rey a professional mountain biker a former world champion a pioneer of freeride and founder of the charity Wheels 4 Life. My urban mountain bike adventure series combines riding in some of the biggest cities in the world that are surrounded by beautiful nature and trails it’s all about the contrast […]

This is MTB Himalaya : Weathering the Storm

This is MTB Himalaya : Weathering the Storm

Out here in India when you’re out on those different courses and stages you’re really on your own. You need to be prepared. Staying hydrated, carrying enough supplies that you think you’re gonna need. Whether or not you want to DNF or not, you’re probably gonna have to go the full distance because you’re in […]

How Do Mountain Bike Gears Actually Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

How Do Mountain Bike Gears Actually Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

– Bicycle derailleur gears were first seen in 1905 on a French two-speed setup. 115 years later, though, we’re still using the chain, the cassette, and the derailleur because they’re the most efficient way of having multiple gears on a bike. Early designs, though, were quite crude, and modern day transmissions are very different. They’re […]