What do I take on a medium/long ride? – Kit check

One thing I’ve noticed recently when I go riding is that everyone seems to think I’m ‘over-prepared’ or ‘overpacking’. But as far as I’m concerned if it’s not weighing me down why not have it! Here’s a breakdown of the gear I take with me for most of my rides. Essentials My bike – neverContinue reading “What do I take on a medium/long ride? – Kit check”

Why crashing is important

Crashing is all part of the process, it’s almost inevitable, but it’ll always make you a better rider A large number of us mountain bikers have accepted from early on that crashing is inevitable, and it’s this revelation that makes us a much better rider. Now, I’m not saying we should all hop on theContinue reading “Why crashing is important”