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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...

Learnie Red Rock Mountain Bike Trail 0

Learnie Red Rock Mountain Bike Trail

I ventured up to the far north of Scotland in December for a long weekend and thought I’d check out one of the local trails while I was up there. It turned out to...