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Vitus’ $2,000 Mythique 29 VRX Review: The Value Trail Bike Defined | 2020 Pinkbike Field Trip

Vitus’ $2,000 Mythique 29 VRX Review: The Value Trail Bike Defined | 2020 Pinkbike Field Trip

(Rocks falling) – [Man] Levy. – Yep. – [Man] Status update on yourself? – Uh… pizza. That’s my status update. (smooth music) Hey everybody, I’m Mike Levy. We’re here in Sedona, Arizona testing value bikes on our Field Trip. Right now, we’re looking at Vitus’ Mythique 29 VRX. It’s a $2000, 140 millimeter travel bike […]

Giant’s $1,800 Stance 1 Review: More Traditional Than Trendy | 2020 Pinkbike Field Trip

Giant’s $1,800 Stance 1 Review: More Traditional Than Trendy | 2020 Pinkbike Field Trip

– I see him look at it, it’s Oriole. – Oh the red thing? – Yeah. (mumbling) Yeah. (mumbling) Oh, go away. (upbeat music) Everybody, I’m Mike Kazimer. We’re here in Sedona, Arizona for the annual Pinkbike Field Trip. We’re taking a look at a bunch of affordable trail bikes. Right now the focus is […]

Kona’s $1,499 Honzo Review: An Overgrown Dirt Jumper | 2020 Pinkbike Field Trip

Kona’s $1,499 Honzo Review: An Overgrown Dirt Jumper | 2020 Pinkbike Field Trip

– [Cameraman] Next time can you annunciate, the Honzo’s aluminum frame. – The Honzo’s aluminum frames. – [Cameraman] Yeah. – The Honzo’s aluminum frame. (funky upbeat music) Hey everybody, I’m Mike Kazimer. We’re here in Sedona, Arizona for the annual Pinkbike Field Trip. We’re taking a look at a bunch of affordable trail bikes. Right […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pre-race guide by Stuart Marais (Kamburg Classic)

Pre-race guide by Stuart Marais (Kamburg Classic)

How’s it, everyone? Yeah, I’m just off to do an activation ride – we’ve got the Kamburg classic tomorrow. So, generally the day before one of these events or any race, in particular, I’ll go do 5 two minute efforts. Not terribly hard. Just at about threshold or thereabouts just to ramp up the heart […]

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 […]