How To Climb Switchbacks - MTB Technique

Published on October 7th 2015


There's something satisfying about making it up a technical ascent. Click here to subscribe to GMBN: Uphill switchbacks might seem like a struggle, but making good line choices and gear selection will help you improve. Technique is important too - getting your weight forward and attacking the corners with speed should help to sling you through those bends. If you do a lot of riding up hills, consider your bike setup too - a longer stem to help you get your weight forward certainly helps for the XC guys, and could help you too. Click here to buy GMBN T-shirts, hoodies and more: