Mountain Bike Clothing Brands: The recommended ones

Mountain Bike Clothing Brands: The recommended ones

There is a whole host of mountain bike clothing brands out there. They all have their own take on what mountain bikers want and need from their clothing. A big part of mountain biking is the lifestyle. This may seem a bit superficial, but it is true. Throughout the summer months the little ski resort I live in turns into mountain bike heaven. All sorts […]

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Mountain Bike Shorts: What to buy

Mountain Bike Shorts: What to buy

As I discussed in my post about what to look for in mountain bike jerseys, comfort on a ride is very important. Almost as important as looking good on the trails. But this is also relevant when buying a pair of mountain bike shorts. When it comes to the style of shorts, you have to go baggy. Please leave the Lycra to the roadies! Proper […]

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Winter Mountain Bike Clothing: The Definitive Guide

Winter Mountain Bike Clothing: The Definitive Guide

So it is cold, wet and miserable outside, but that isn’t going to stop you doing your favorite pastime is it? Of course not, you are a mountain biker! Skidding around in the mud is all part of the fun, especially when it makes you a better rider. Also, there is something really satisfying seeing all that mud and grit get washed down the drain […]

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Mountain Biking in Morzine: What you need to know

Mountain Biking in Morzine: What you need to know

A few years ago I worked a winter season in Val ‘D Isere, France with the aim of doing as much snowboarding as possible. The fact that I gave up so much in the UK meant I couldn’t do just one season. I heard that there was a good summer scene in Morzine and it looked like a good place to wait for the snow […]

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Mountain Biking Jersey – What to buy

Us Mountain bikers spend a lot of time deliberating over the set up of our bikes. Tyre choice, brake pads and handle bar grips are all scrutinized in minute detail. But why stop there? What we wear is also very important and there are certain things to consider when buying a new mountain biking jersey. What type of mountain biker are you? The different disciplines […]

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