How To Choose The Best Mountain Bike Pedals For You – All You Need To Know About Flats & Clips

Published on January 28th 2018


In association with crankbrothers. "What is the best type of mtb pedal for me?" is a really common question, so, with the help of our friends at crankbrothers, Doddy put together this in depth guide. From pin length to q-factor to float, it's all here in this video. Subscribe: The type of rider you are defines your pedal choice. Depending on whether you're a cross country mountain bike racer, an enduro rider, downhiller, dirt jumper or (whisper it) e mountain bike rider, there will probably be a different set of pedals out there to suit your needs. So, in this video, we address all the pedal type options for the major brands on the market. This may sound like a really simple subject, but it's one of your three major contact areas with the bike, so it's important to get it right. Let us know down in the comments; do you use flats or clips? 👇 Watch more on GMBN and GMBN Tech: Blake learns how to ride on clips: Which grease should you use? Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -