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Blake’s Bike Packing Adventure Round The Isle Of Wight | GMBN Epic Rides

– Welcome back you beautiful people, today I’m on the Isle of Wight, where I live. The weather is amazing, it’s Friday and I can’t wait to get out on my bike, but look at what I’ve got to ride. (upbeat music) Yup, I am going bikepacking around the Isle of Wight. I’ve ridden here […]

Introducing the X-ALP Elevate and Summit MTB Shoes

I love the new X-ALP Elevate because it really represents what modern mountain biking is all about. I mean, mountain bikes have progressed and really transformed mountain biking and we needed a shoe that really kept up with the technology in the pace of innovation. The Elevate, like all of our X-ALP shoes does two […]

Biking Music: Music for Mountain Bike, Cycling to read Hamlet (in caps)

Biking Music: Music for Mountain Bike, Cycling to read Hamlet (in caps)

THE TRAGEDY OF HAMLET, PRINCE OF DENMARK ACT I SCENE I. Elsinore. A platform before the Castle. Enter Francisco and Barnardo, two sentinels. BARNARDO. Who’s there? FRANCISCO. Nay, answer me. Stand and unfold yourself. BARNARDO. Long live the King! FRANCISCO. Barnardo? BARNARDO. He. FRANCISCO. You come most carefully upon your hour. BARNARDO. ’Tis now struck […]

How To Be Prepared For Any Adventure With Your Mountain Bike

– A lot of us, such as myself, use my mountain bike as predominately my everyday vehicle. But can we ramp up the fun factor if we had some storage available? You wouldn’t expect to use a single seated Formula 1 or racing car as your everyday vehicle, so why do we expect the same […]

Clips Vs Flats – Which Pedals Should You Choose For Mountain Biking?

– [Neil] Today we’re going to open a massive can of worms, and talk about clips versus flats, the two different types of pedals that mountain bikers use. I’ve come from the background of using flat pedals for fifteen years. – [Marc] As a seasoned downhill World Cup racer, I predominately spent most of my […]