Are These 8 MTB Myths True?

Published on November 14th 2022


Have you ever heard any crazy MTB myths? Been told some crazy stories about unspoken cycling rules? Join Neil Donoghue & Martyn Ashton as they discuss some weird & whacky MTB myths they've heard over the years and dispel some silly stories that you should definitely ignore! ⏱ Timestamps ⏱ 0:00 - Intro 0:11 - Riding a hardtail makes you a better rider 1:52 - Trail centres aren't real Mountain Biking 3:18 - Clips are essential 5:03 - Bunnyhops don't count if you wear clips 6:03 - You need to spend BIG 7:38 - Protection is essential 8:26 - You're too old to MTB 9:36 - You're too young to MTB Useful Links: Watch Shorts on GMBN πŸ‘‰ Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ Sign-up to our newsletter πŸ‘‰ Can you think of any crazy MTB myths? Let us know down below! πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GMBN... πŸ“Ή New Bike Mistakes To AVOID! πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show, The Dirt Shed Show πŸ‘‰ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎡 Bruiser - Bonkers Beat Club Candle Delivery - Dylan Sitts HVPER - Squiid I Hear the Calling (Instrumental Version) - Wildson Learning Curve - Tigerblood Jewel Midnight Lover (Instrumental Version) - SOOP Shine On You (Instrumental Version) - Gloria Tells Sweet Escape - Aiyo #GMBN #GlobalMountainBikeNetwork #MTB #MountainBiking The Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN) is the world’s largest and fastest-growing online mountain bike channel and community – and your destination for the best mountain bike content in the world. GMBN is dedicated to inspiring and unlocking your riding potential. Our videos cater to fans of every mountain bike discipline: from mile-munching cross-country (XC) riders, through adrenaline-fuelled dirt jumpers, gravity-hungry downhillers or aspiring enduro racers, and beyond. Every day of every month, our ex-pro presenting team are on hand to entertain and inspire you while also providing a uniquely qualified insight into the world of mountain biking. Every week we deliver original daily videos that include: Adventurous and entertaining features Mountain bike skills coaching Technical advice and guidance Mechanical know-how to keep you rolling A place for the riding community with our weekly Dirt Shed Show Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon Bikes: Nukeproof Bikes: Orbea Bikes: Park Tool: POC helmets and eyewear: Crankbrothers Pedals: Shimano Footwear: Dainese Protection: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: e*thirteen: Spank: Topeak: Garmin: Muc-Off - Wahoo: Komoot: Worx Power Tools: CamelBak: Watch our sister channels: GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network - Global Cycling Network - GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training -