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World Cup XC is no joke | Mountain Biking Dalby Forest

For my first ever Patreon meet-up in the UK we hit up Dalby Forest. I was really surprised how long this loop got and how many awesome little bits and pieces it had for us.

I had no idea that the World Cup XC course was so legit. Serious respect to those dudes!

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Hardtail Vs Full Suspension | Cross Country Mountain Bike Shootout

When it comes to World Cup level Cross Country racers, travelling to a venue with 2 bikes is not uncommon. That way the racer can decide on the day, which they feel more comfortable riding on the course in hand. Neil takes a look at how the course dictates this choice and which he would choose on his own very varied local loop.

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Neil goes head to head on a course he's super familiar with. Will the full sus bike make enough time on the rough stuff to make up for it's extra weight on the climbs and slightly less efficient pedalling? Let's find out...

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The Global Mountain Bike Network is the best MTB YouTube channel, with videos for everyone who loves dirt: from the full-faced helmet downhill mountain biker to the lycra-clad cross country rider along with everyone and anyone in between.

With the help of our pro and ex-pro riding team we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better mountain biker, including videos on:

- How to ride faster with expert knowledge
- Fix everything with pro know-how
- Ride anything with world-cup winning skills
- Dial in your bike with bike set-up advice
- In-depth entertaining features
- Chat, opinion and interact with us on the Dirt Shed Show

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What Is Cross Country | XC MTB Explained

What is cross country? How do you train? What do you wear? We answer all your burning XC related questions in this video.

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Cross country, its athletes, its formats and the best way to train explained in this video from Scott.

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▶︎ Saddle Up or Saddle Down?
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The Global Mountain Bike Network is the best MTB YouTube channel, with videos for everyone who loves dirt: from the full-faced helmet downhill mountain biker to the lycra-clad cross country rider along with everyone and anyone in between.

With the help of our pro and ex-pro riding team we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better mountain biker, including videos on:

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XC Race Bike Vs Trail Hardtail | Which Is The Better Mountain Bike?

A Stallion vs a Donkey. A Supercar against an SUV. Neil and Blake compare their favourite hardtails. Both bikes might have a solid rear end, but that's where the similarities end...


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Neil's on a top of the range Canyon Exceed CF SLX, an all out cross country racing machine. It's got steep head angles and short travel. It's light. It's fast. How does it compare?

Blake's riding the Nukeproof Scout, an aluminium do it all trail bike. With wider tyres, a dropper seatpost and aggressive geometry. It might be heavier, but there is very little that this can't do.

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The Global Mountain Bike Network is the best MTB YouTube channel, with videos for everyone who loves dirt: from the full-faced helmet downhill mountain biker to the lycra-clad cross country rider along with everyone and anyone in between.

With the help of our pro and ex-pro riding team we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better mountain biker, including videos on:

- How to ride faster with expert knowledge
- Fix everything with pro know-how
- Ride anything with world-cup winning skills
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Beginners Guide - What Are Cross Country Bikes. XC Machines Explained.

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Best action from the Cairns Mountain Bike Cross Country Eliminator

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The Cairns event of the 2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup brought together top mountain bikers from around the world for a muddy eliminator match. Riders were faced with big rocks, thick roots, and steep terrain along with a series of step-downs and drops which demanded some seriously technical riding. Check out some of the top clips from the event!
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Cross Country vs Trail Mountain Bike

This video will explain the difference between a cross country mountain bike and a trail bike. This is a common question raised by those purchasing a new mountain bike, especially those new to the sport.

8 Reasons To Ride Cross Country On Your Mountain Bike

Cross Country has been around for years in the MTB world and is one of our favourite types of riding. Whether it's long endurance singletrack or high intensity laps Cross Country is a riding discipline everyone can enjoy! So these are Neil's Top Ten reasons to ride Cross Country.

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Whether it's long endurance singletrack or high intensity laps Cross Country is a riding discipline everyone can enjoy! It's gets the heart rate going, doesn't any chair lifts or uplifts and can be done over any type on terrain!

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Cross Country Explained: 📹
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The Global Mountain Bike Network is the best MTB YouTube channel, with videos for everyone who loves dirt: from the full-faced helmet downhill mountain biker to the lycra-clad cross country rider along with everyone and anyone in between.

With the help of our pro and ex-pro riding team we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better mountain biker, including videos on:

- How to ride faster with expert knowledge
- Fix everything with pro know-how
- Ride anything with world-cup winning skills
- Dial in your bike with bike set-up advice
- In-depth entertaining features
- Chat, opinion and interact with us on the Dirt Shed Show

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Top 5 - 2019 Cross Country Bikes

It’s that time of year again, where we look toward the 2019 season and the bikes set to make an impact in the world of cross country racing.

We’ve got some all new models, a real classic and an uber high-end bike you might not have heard of before. So, sit down, relax and feast your eyes upon some XC goodness.

Top 5 - XC Mountain Bikes 2017

Cross country is alive and well, with bikes becoming more capable at tackling the increasingly technical courses. Here's 5 we think are well worth a look for 2017.
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BMC Racing Cup 2015 in Basel(Mutenz) /Swiss XC Mountainbike Series

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best XC BIKES for 2019 from the EUROBIKE 2018 in detail [4K]

Here is my Video from the Eurobike 2018 in Friedrichshafen/Germany.

In this video I present you the 9 best XC BIKES for 2019:

0:05 SCOTT Sprak RC 900 Worldcup Retro Special Edition
1:28 WILIER 110FX
2:46 MERIDA Ninety-Six Team
4:11 PIVOT Trail 429
4:59 SIMPLON Cirex 120
6:12 LAPIERRE XR SL 929
7:24 CORRATEC Revolution R i-Link SL
8:32 LEONARDI Naghi
9:22 TRANSITION Smuggler GX


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Top 5 - XC Mountain Bikes 2018

Long thought of as the purveyance of skinny folk who like wearing lycra, cross country bikes are becoming more versatile and dare we say it, more fun, whilst retaining all of that lung searing speed.

Here are 5 fresh bikes we think are well worth a look in 2018.
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XC Full Race: 2017 KMC Winter Series Fontana California Feb. 4th

Cross-Country Mountain Bike Racing in Fontana California! Round #3 of the KMC Winter Series. At the start for 3 laps: Pro Men, Pro Women and Vet Pro.

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Cross Country VS Enduro Mountain Bike Race | The Ultimate MTB Battle

This is Cross Country VS Enduro. The Ultimate Mountain Bike battle. Scotty Laughland and his Canyon Exceed VS Neil Donoghue and his GT Sanction. This is going to be one of the closest battles we've had so far...

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Enduro Mountain Biking is the newest cycling discipline on the block. Cross Country is one of the oldest, but both take on a similar courses. Watch Neil and Scotty battle it out to see which is faster.

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Hardtail Vs Full Sus: 📹
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Retro Vs Modern Cross Country: 📹

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The Global Mountain Bike Network is the best MTB YouTube channel, with videos for everyone who loves dirt: from the full-faced helmet downhill mountain biker to the lycra-clad cross country rider along with everyone and anyone in between.

With the help of our pro and ex-pro riding team we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better mountain biker, including videos on:

- How to ride faster with expert knowledge
- Fix everything with pro know-how
- Ride anything with world-cup winning skills
- Dial in your bike with bike set-up advice
- In-depth entertaining features
- Chat, opinion and interact with us on the Dirt Shed Show

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How To Set Up Your Cross Country Bike | Mountain Bike Maintenance

Often over looked, setting up a cross country bike is a vital if you are planning long rides. A badly set up saddle or bars can result in hours of aches and pains and can ruin a ride. So check out Scotty's pro tips on how to correctly set up you Cross Country Mountain Bike to get the most out of your rides.

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Setting up a Cross Country Bike is vital to avoid aches and pains. Cross Country bikes tend to be less forgiving with less suspension and smaller tyres, so having your bike set up correctly allows the forces of the ground to be absorbed by the body and puts the rider in the best position for pedalling.

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The Global Mountain Bike Network is the best MTB YouTube channel, with videos for everyone who loves dirt: from the full-faced helmet downhill mountain biker to the lycra-clad cross country rider along with everyone and anyone in between.

With the help of our pro and ex-pro riding team we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better mountain biker, including videos on:

- How to ride faster with expert knowledge
- Fix everything with pro know-how
- Ride anything with world-cup winning skills
- Dial in your bike with bike set-up advice
- In-depth entertaining features
- Chat, opinion and interact with us on the Dirt Shed Show

Welcome to the Global Mountain Bike Network | Covering Every Angle

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How To Train For Cross Country | Mountain Bike Pro Tips With Liam Killeen

So you want to take your cross country riding to the next level, maybe you want to race! We caught up with common wealth gold medalist Liam Kileen to get some advice on how to train for XC.

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The Global Mountain Bike Network is the best MTB YouTube channel, with videos for everyone who loves dirt: from the full-faced helmet downhill mountain biker to the lycra-clad cross country rider along with everyone and anyone in between.

With the help of our pro and ex-pro riding team we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better mountain biker, including videos on:

- How to ride faster with expert knowledge
- Fix everything with pro know-how
- Ride anything with world-cup winning skills
- Dial in your bike with bike set-up advice
- In-depth entertaining features
- Chat, opinion and interact with us on the Dirt Shed Show

Welcome to the Global Mountain Bike Network | Covering Every Angle

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