How To Choose The Perfect Wheels! | Ultimate Guide To MTB Wheels

Published on September 4th 2022


Choosing your dream mountain bike wheelset can be a confusing task! Anna is here to give you her ultimate guide to speccing the MTB wheelset you've always dreamed of, whether that's choosing 29er carbon rims to glide through an XC circuit, or 27.5 aluminium rims to smash through the toughest of enduro stages! Watch on to find out everything you need to know about MTB wheels. ⏰ Timestamps ⏰ 0:00 - Intro 0:25 - Wheel Size 2:01 - Rims 6:02 - Hubs 10:50 - Spokes and Nipples 15:58 - What Wheels Do I Need? 17:08 - Outro Useful Links: Watch #shorts on GMBN πŸ‘‰ Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ Check out GMBN Tech T's in the GMBN Shop πŸ‘‰ How would you build your own custom wheelset? Let us know in the comments!πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GMBN Tech... πŸ“Ή Gravel Bike Vs XC Flat Bar | What’s The Difference? πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎡 Just My Luck - Matt Large #gmbntech #gmbn #mtb #mountainbiking #wheels #hubs #tyres #spokes 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: Global Mountain Bike Network - 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 -