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How And Where To Apply Frame Protection | Mountain Bike Maintenance

– In the long-term, your mountain bike is always going to suffer some battle scars from when you’re out riding. Whether that’s just rocks flicking up and hitting your paint work, the unlucky crashes, putting your bike in the back of the car, up lift trucks, all that sort of stuff, it’s gonna take it’s […]

Neil and Blake Push A Fat Bike To Its Limits

(playful music) – Blake today, I’ve got a surprise for you. – I love surprises. – Dude, this can be sweet. – Ooh, can’t wait. – Think you’ll enjoy it. – It’s that a new bike. (laughter) – A fat bake. A canyon dude. – Sweet. This thing is fat. – You know what? I’m […]

Bikes Of DarkFEST 2018: Pro Freeride Bikes

– The first round of the Fest Series recently took place in South Africa with some of the biggest jumps in the world, the 90 foot double. Let’s take a look at some of the bikes that were ridden there, and what makes a freeride bike a freeride bike. Basically, they’re downhill bikes with super […]

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 […]

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 […]

Fat Bike Vs. Enduro Bike | Fun or Fast?

(rock music) (record scratching) – (laughs) Wow! I bet that guy’s on Strava trying to get this segment dialled in. What a idiot. (whistling) (fun upbeat music) (whistling) (hard rock music) – Think of the gains, woo hoo hoo! Woo, that was fast. Woo! Yes! Wa-pew! Personal record, woo hoo hoo! I am so damn […]