How To Reduce The Risk Of Punctures & Common MTB Mechanicals

Published on February 14th 2022


Are you always getting punctures? Is your mountain bike always breaking? Mechanicals unfortunately happen at the most inconvenient time! There's a lot of moving parts to go wrong on a bike and can often be reduced with preventative maintenance. Here are Anna from @GMBN Tech's top tips! - ⏰ Timestamps πŸ‘‡ 00:17 - Punctures 01:27 - M-Check 02:05 - Broken Derailleur 03:18 - Broken Chain 04:10 - No Brakes! Subscribe to Global Mountain Bike Network: Join us from 16-19 June 2022 in the stunning resort of Saalbach in the heart of the Austrian Alps for Global Bike Festival - the ultimate weekend of bikes, riding, music, entertainment and much, much more brought to you by GMBN, EMBN and GCN: πŸ‘‰ πŸ”Š Camo is Back! Check out our Archive Jersey Collection with a fit for EVERY fan! 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! What was the last mechanical you had that ruined your ride? Do you think it could have been avoided? Watch more on GMBN... πŸ“Ή Watch our GMBN Features - πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show, The Dirt Shed Show - Watch more on GMBN... πŸ“Ή Doddy's Love Letter to XT - 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound City Echoes - dreem #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 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: 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