Mountain Bike Set Up Tips For Smaller Riders | A Bike Fit Guide

Published on March 6th 2022


With so many great bikes out there, it can be a real struggle when finding the perfect MTB size for you, especially with the vast array of complicated and often confusing size charts! Resident presenter Anna Cipullo is here to guide you through some of the things to look out for when selecting your new bike, alongside the things you can adjust if you already have a great Mountain Bike! ⏱ Timestamps ⏱ 0:00 - Intro 00:23 - Bike frame size guide & fit 1:38 - MTB geometry 4:50 - Mountain Bike wheel size 6:05 - Bicycle cockpit setup 7:16 - Bicycle crank length 7:59 MTB suspension setup Useful Links: Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ Join us at the Global Bike Festival? πŸ‘‰ Check out the GMBN Shop πŸ‘‰ Do you have bike fit tips for smaller riders? Let us know down below! πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GMBN... πŸ“Ή Common suspension mistakes - πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎡 A Dark Road to Nowhere - DEX 1200. And the Dark Sun - DEX 1200. Colorimetry - Shiruky. #gmbntech #gmbn #mtb #mountainbiking #MTBBikeFit #BicycleFit #BicycleSizes 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 -