Does Mountain Bike Racing Really Matter? | Dirt Shed Show Ep. 296

Published on November 10th 2020


Does MTB racing really matter? After bike sales have boomed over a year of very little racing, Martyn raises the question of whether we really need mountain bike races. ⏰ Stamps👇 00:00 - Intro 01:11 - The News 05:09 - Does Racing Matter? 11:32 - Bike Bin 14:20 - Hacks & Bodges 18:00 - #CaptionContest 19:45 - Bike Vault 25:04 - Fail or Send? Subscribe to Global Mountain Bike Network: Explore our new GMBN T-shirts and more! 👉 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 agree with Martyn or Neil? Let us know in the comments! Watch more on GMBN... 📹 Grippy Tyres Vs Fast Rolling Tyres? - 📹 Can You Shred Fully Rigid Bike? - 📹 GMBN Features - Shoutout Links: Oszkar Nagy's edit from @CPGANG - Tomas Lemoine's AKA @LIL MOINE music video - 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Bunny Hop - Dylan Sitts Turquoise Waves - Sarah, the Illstrumentalist Better Place (Instrumental Version) - spring gang Haku - Osoku What Are You Waiting For (Get Up And Get It Done) (Instrumental Version) - Wellmess #DirtShedShow #GMBN #MountainBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling #GlobalMountainBikeNetwork #NewBike #Cycling Click here to buy GMBN T-shirts, hoodies and more: 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 video 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: Pole Bikes: Park Tool: POC helmets and eyewear: Crankbrothers Pedals: Shimano Footwear: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: e*thirteen: Topeak: Garmin: Muc-Off - Mavic Wheels: Crankbrothers Seatposts: Komoot: YouTube Channel - Facebook - Google+ - Twitter - Instagram - GMBN Shop - GMBN Tech - EMBN - Leave us a comment below