Do You REALLY Need A Dropper Post?!

Published on January 29th 2022


MTB Dropper posts, what's all the fuss about? Are they really that good? Join Rich Payne at@BikePark Walesas he puts dropper posts vs solid seatposts to the ultimate test to determine, are dropper posts REALLY worth it for you? ⏱ Timestamps ⏱ 0:00 - Intro 0:48 - How much are MTB dropper posts? 1:22 - How to use an MTB dropper post 2:08 - Are bike dropper posts heavy? 2:42 - MTB Dropper post maintenance 3:14 - Dropper post comparison test 4:44 - MTB seatpost comparison test 8:05 - Dropper post test conclusion Subscribe to Global Mountain Bike Network: New 2022 Team Kit has arrived! πŸ‘‰ Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @globalmountainbikenetwork & sign up to the GMBN newsletter: Submit your content to our uploader: we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Do you run a dropper post on your bike? Let us know down below! πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GMBN... πŸ“Ή Corner like a pro! - πŸ“Ή Watch our GMBN Features - πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show, The Dirt Shed Show - 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound and Artlist Bad for You (Instrumental Version) - Vicki Vox. Spindle - Dusty Decks. Breaking Free - Under Earth. Makin My Way - Margareta. #GMBN #MountainBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling #GlobalMountainBikeNetwork 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: YouTube Channel - Instagram - Facebook - Twitter - GMBN Shop - GMBN Tech - EMBN - Leave us a comment below