Is Mountain Biking Too Expensive? | Dirt Shed Show Ep.179

Published on August 10th 2018


Maryn and Blake are back to discuss all of the latest MTB news, and discuss whether or not mountain biking is too expensive. Uplifts, accommodation, travel, components, bikes, spares…. It all adds up. Would you be better off staying at home to ride a cheaper bike for more fun? They also preview this weekend’s World Cup action from Mont Sainte Anne, the Whistler round of the EWS and the upcoming Leadville 100. Here’s the link to the Poc VPD promotion: Send us your awesome content via our new uploader here: Dirt Shed Show brought to you by Chain Reaction Cycles. Shop Online: Subscribe to GMBN: Get exclusive GMBN gear in the GMBN store! Will Amaury Peirron cement his Downhill World Cup Series lead this weekend? We also round up the European Mountain Bike championships from Glasgow, which Nino Schurter sat out to save his legs for this weekend’s XC world cup. Sam Pilgrim has a great new edit out called Day and Night, check out his youtube channel to see the full video. Connor Fearon celebrates the release of the new Kona Process 29er by shredding some awesome trails in Tasmania, Schwarzenegger has an E-bike and there is one awesome brake hack that Blake spotted whilst in Chatel Bike Park last week. It’s a packed show this week, with so much great content and that's before we even get onto the amazing content that you guys send in for Hacks and Bodges, Bike Vault and a hilarious Fails and Bails. Watch Miguel’s full edit here: If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GMBN... 📹 6 Money Saving Hacks | Submit your content here: Click here to buy GMBN T-shirts, hoodies and more: