Learning how to bunny hop and quickly create lift will allow you to smooth out trails by using obstacles to your advantage, as well as impressing mates.
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Perhaps a bit of time spent in a different direction is what you need to keep things fresh. Here are five different types of bike you should think about.
How to get your mojo and your moves back when you return to riding. Set yourself up to feel positive, confident and make the best use of your time.
What looks at first like the wheelie's cooler cousin is in fact one of mtb's foundational skills - read this guide to learn how to manual a mountain bike.
For this guide we switch from the specific to the general, with advice on the physical and mental hacks to help you up the pace whatever the trail.
Master your position and you won't need to grab the brakes when the ground falls away. This guide looks at how to ride steep trails specifically.
Ex-pro road rider James McCallum learns to take the rough with the smooth by controlling his body position.
To really get better at mountain biking you need to replace vague aspirations with targets that force you to commit.
How to train, when to push hard and how to get your head right for racing, with enduro superstar Jerome Clementz.
How do confident rides make technical sections look so easy? How do they carry speed without looking like they’re trying?
The secret of progression? Shh! The secret is to take small, achievable steps forward... but don't go telling everyone.
Coach to the pros Alan Milway shows us how to harness the power of tech to turbo boost your performance on the trails.
We all ride within our comfort zones most of the time but taking the occasional risk can reap the greatest rewards.
A long, hard slog may feel like an investment in your fitness but polarising your riding between easy and intense can pay bigger dividends.
Setting your bike up in a slightly more aggressive manner to handle the conditions will help your confidence no end. Here are some useful parts to consider.
Cycling to work is a great way of staying in shape and saving you a lot of money. It’s also a good way of staying sharp and improving handling skills.…
Once the preserve of downhillers, now trail riders are filling the minibuses, drawn by the promise of a month's worth of descending in just one day.
Interval training is hard but it’s the simplest, quickest and most effective route to becoming a faster rider. Coach to the pros Alan Milway shows us how.
Be armed and prepared in winter and you'll learn to embrace its slithery conditions and sub-optimal traction instead of fleeing to a warm sofa and Netflix.
Thrive don't survive this winter. A guide to having fun in the mud. Technique, bike set-up, body set-up, clothes, route planning and recovery.