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Mountain Bike Trail Difficulty – Measuring it exactly? 0

Mountain Bike Trail Difficulty – Measuring it exactly?

At the moment in mountain biking there are just four classifications of trails; green, blue, red and black (some places have double-black but it doesn’t seem to be used very often…). Anyone that’s ridden...

Girls on Bikes – Better trail riders than me! 0

Girls on Bikes – Better trail riders than me!

I just read a post on the ‘What Mountain Bike’ blog about girls in biking which made me remember a trip out to Glentress last weekend. You can see the article here. I’m ashamed...

Mountain Bikes Abroad – Trails in North America 0

Mountain Bikes Abroad – Trails in North America

I’m currently thinking about where to head off on my holidays this year and I’m wondering exactly how much trouble I’ll get in if I suggest to my girlfriend that a bike-bag might be...

Mountain Bike Maintenance – how much do you do? 4

Mountain Bike Maintenance – how much do you do?

Just a quick post today prompted by a maintenance problem I’m having with my Specialized Epic. The bottom bracket that was fit by the previous owner is too small and the chain keeps getting...