skills

SKILLS: How to Ride Inside Lines

SKILLS: How to Ride Inside Lines

Knowing what to do when you want to ride an inside line or end up on the inside line by mistake is a great skill to have and one worth practicing from time to time. 30 Mar 2022
SKILLS: How to Stop Pedalling to Go Faster

SKILLS: How to Stop Pedalling to Go Faster

Stop pedalling to go faster? It seems like a counterproductive idea but in reality practicing downhill sections of trails or entire trails without putting in a single pedal stroke is one of the best techniques you can use to work on your downhill speed. 21 Feb 2022
SKILLS: How to ride off camber corners

SKILLS: How to ride off camber corners

Off-camber corners are less common these days, but it's still a handy skill to practice. 7 Feb 2022
SKILLS: How to ride short, steep chutes

SKILLS: How to ride short, steep chutes

Short, steep chutes are a common feature on Australian trails. Learn how to ride them with Jared Rando. 2 Dec 2021
Upskilling at the pump track

Upskilling at the pump track

Hayden Wright outlines why the pump track is the perfect place to hone your skills. 10 Nov 2021
SKILLS: How to squash small jumps

SKILLS: How to squash small jumps

Jared Rando shows you how to squash small jumps. 21 Oct 2021
SKILLS: How to ride larger drops

SKILLS: How to ride larger drops

Jared Rando shows you how to handle big drops. 3 Oct 2021
SKILLS: How to clear jumps with minimal speed

SKILLS: How to clear jumps with minimal speed

Rando's back with tips on pulling up, not out. 21 Jul 2021
SKILLS: How to speed tuck

SKILLS: How to speed tuck

Looking for a little more speed when racing against the clock? Jared Rando takes you through the proper way to speed tuck. 17 Jun 2021
SKILLS: 6 tips for speed

SKILLS: 6 tips for speed

Want to go faster but don't know where to start? Jared Rando has you covered. 19 May 2021
SKILLS: Climbing Over Slippery Roots

SKILLS: Climbing Over Slippery Roots

Make it up and over those slippery roots without dabbing 1 Jan 2021
SKILLS: How to ride in mud

SKILLS: How to ride in mud

Muddy trails should be left to dry, but in races they aren't avoidable. Here are Jared Rando's tips for mud mastery. 16 Dec 2020
Skills: How to brake effectively

Skills: How to brake effectively

Dial in your braking performance! 29 Sep 2020
Skills: How to Ride Gullies

Skills: How to Ride Gullies

Learn how to handle gullies! 6 Aug 2020
Skills: How to master the front wheel tap

Skills: How to master the front wheel tap

Learn the benefits of the tyre tap to get over trail obstacles! 15 Jul 2020
Skills: How To Dial in Your Tyre Pressure

Skills: How To Dial in Your Tyre Pressure

Dial in your tyre pressures with these tips! 24 Apr 2020
Skills: How to ride setup corners

Skills: How to ride setup corners

Dial in your cornering with setup corners! 28 Mar 2020
Skills: How to perfect hip jumps

Skills: How to perfect hip jumps

Dial in those hip jumps for your next ride! 9 Jan 2020
Skills: Dealing with Dust

Skills: Dealing with Dust

Learn to deal with dusty trails this summer! 11 Dec 2019
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