skills

Mastering Pump Tracks on your trail bike

Mastering Pump Tracks on your trail bike

Trail bikes are a lot of 'bike' for pump tracks so here is how to manage the extra travel and size! 4 Sep 2019
Getting Ready for Your First Race

Getting Ready for Your First Race

Your first race doesn't have to be so daunting. Here's some tips on how to get the most out of it! 22 Aug 2019
Skills: How to Set up Kids’ Bikes

Skills: How to Set up Kids’ Bikes

Make sure your kids bike is set up perfectly so they can get the most our of their riding! 21 Jul 2019
RideCamp: Ride, learn, laugh and live

RideCamp: Ride, learn, laugh and live

RideTechnics have branched out from one on one skills sessions into dedicated camps – but skills is just one part of it. 22 Jun 2019
How to do cutties

How to do cutties

The cuttie, looks cool but also makes you a better rider…learn how here! 24 May 2019
Skills: Road Gaps and Step Downs

Skills: Road Gaps and Step Downs

How to hit road gaps and step downs! 21 Mar 2019
Skills: The Five Best Tips to Improve Your Riding

Skills: The Five Best Tips to Improve Your Riding

Here are 5 tips to improve your mountain biking! 12 Mar 2019
SKILLS: Pre Jumping 101

SKILLS: Pre Jumping 101

Here is why, how and when to pre jump out on the trails! 5 Mar 2019
SKILLS: How to Brake like a Pro

SKILLS: How to Brake like a Pro

Learn how to use your brakes like a pro and you may end up going faster! 26 Feb 2019
SKILLS: How to Wheelie Drop

SKILLS: How to Wheelie Drop

Here's how to nail wheelie drops and get yourself out of tricky situations. 21 Feb 2019
SKILLS: Suspension setup on the fly

SKILLS: Suspension setup on the fly

Grab that shock pump and get your suspension set up on the go. 15 May 2018
SKILLS: How to nail foot out corners

SKILLS: How to nail foot out corners

“Foot out, flat out”…. We have all heard the term and if you have ever ridden a mountain bike – you’ve done it. 19 Apr 2018
SKILLS: How to Bunny Hop

SKILLS: How to Bunny Hop

Bunny hopping is hands down one of the most important skills any mountain biker can develop. Not only is bunny hopping useful in its own right to clear gutters, logs, rocks or anything else on the trail, it’s also critical as a gateway skill in learning to jump and pre-jump correctly. 1 Mar 2018
Pump up your skills

Pump up your skills

How a skills course can take your riding to the next level. 12 Jan 2018
How to tackle long rock gardens

How to tackle long rock gardens

Rock gardens come in all shapes and sizes, but the big ones can be seriously daunting. Here's how to nail them. 27 Dec 2017
Skills: How to be confident on steep terrain

Skills: How to be confident on steep terrain

Nail those steep descents like the best downhillers in the business 28 Nov 2017
How to take drops at speed

How to take drops at speed

For any drop, there’s definitely a sweet spot when it comes to the right speed to hit it. For novice to intermediate riders, the right speed is much more important to get right. 18 Sep 2017
How to climb rock ledges

How to climb rock ledges

Tackling ledges can be tricky, so follow these tips to make sure you get it right every time 12 Jul 2017
How to manual rollers and tabletops at speed

How to manual rollers and tabletops at speed

It's not exactly a sentence that rolls of the tongue but it is one of the more important skills that you can learn as a mountain biker. If you can't jump them here is the best way to manual rollers and tabletops at speed. 6 Jun 2017
How to nail fire road hairpin corners

How to nail fire road hairpin corners

Hairpin (180 degree) fire road turns are one of those things which can be a whole lot of fun, or a whole lot of bad news. They are fairly common, both on race courses and fire road links on trail networks and to be honest, sometimes I don’t mind a good slide around them. 15 Apr 2017
How to do nose wheelie turns

How to do nose wheelie turns

Switchbacks aren't always built for mountain bikes, but by mastering the nose wheelie turn, they don't need to mean you have to dab. Jared Rando shows you how. 16 Feb 2017