Category Archives for Mountain Bikes

Beginners Guide To Choosing A Mountain Bike

With roots dating all the way back to the 19th century, the sport of mountain biking has been evolving and gaining in popularity ever since the first custom-made off-road bikes started to emerge in the 1970s. By the mid-1990s, mountain biking had exploded onto the cycling scene and quickly evolved into a full-fledged sport. With more […]

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How to Perform Basic Trailside Bicycle Repairs?

Modern mountain bikes are robust and with proper servicing will give years of trouble-free riding. Out on the trail, however, things can still go wrong and it is impossible to carry all the necessary tools to solve every potential problem. Some issues will render the bike unrideable, others less useable or less safe to ride, whilst […]

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Types of Mountain Bikes: Which One Is Right For You?

Fifteen years ago, downhill and cross country bikes dominated the sport of mountain biking. When a rider decided to buy a mountain bike, there were two styles to choose from. Today the sport is far more popular and complex. New types and crossbreeds of bikes offer more diverse options. Mountain bikes are designed for extremely different […]

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