Buying A Bike | The Complete Guide To Buying An MTB

Published on June 21st 2020


What bike should you buy? Doddy explains the key differences between Cross Country (XC), Trail, All-Mountain / Enduro and Downhill (DH) and tells you what to look out for. Buying a bike is a big decision. Get it right with our buyer's guide. In this video, we take you through the key differences between bikes and explain the things that you should be looking out for when you make this important purchase. Details such as wheel size (27.5" or 29")? Full suspension or hardtail? Frame size? Demo Days? Online or the local bike shop? What's the best mountain bike for you❓💭 Let us know 👇 Subscribe to GMBN Tech: Pick up official GMBN merch: Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @gmbntech Sign up to the GMBN newsletter: Please submit your content to our uploader: we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Watch more on GMBN Tech... 📹 How a helmet is made - 📹 Locking Up - 📹 How To Install A Ground Anchor - 📹 Features Playlist - If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Balsamic - Guustavv.mp3 ES_Before Chill - Yomoti.mp3 ES_Cats Walking - Yomoti.mp3 ES_Chickasaw Outback (Sting) - Martin Carlberg.mp3 English Breakfast - Jobii Gogaga - Giants' Nest Mouth Pop Finger - SFX Producer Nashville Tools 3 - Stefan Netsman Nothing Too Serious - Matt Large ORANGE - SINY Sheep Rotation - Jobii Still Fly (Instrumental Version) - Revel Day Tipsy Hunter - Daniel Gunnarsson #GMBNTech #GMBN #MountainBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling Brought to you by the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech delves deeper into the bikes, kit and technology that powers your rides! Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in, and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. If it’s off-road tech you’re after, look no further! The weekly GMBN Tech Show showcases the latest and biggest tech stories, with more besides. Fancy some factory tours and first looks to keep you informed of how the latest tech has arrived, as well as what they do on the trail? You’ve got it. Want some in-depth maintenance videos give you the knowledge to set up, look after and upgrade what you’ve got? Yep, we’ve got them, too. Lots of ‘em. In fact, our presenting team consists of bike industry professionals with decades of experience of wrenching, writing, and working at the cutting edge of mountain biking so we can keep you informed, entertained and engaged with all the tech that drives mountain bikes forwards! Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon Bikes: Nukeproof Bikes: Pole Bikes: Park Tool: POC helmets and eyewear: crankbrothers pedals: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: e*thirteen: Topeak: Garmin: Muc-Off: Mavic Wheels: crankbrothers seatposts: Komoot: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -