Seat Down Vs Seat Up - What's Actually The Difference For Mountain Biking?

Published on March 7th 2015


How much difference does dropping your seat for descents actually make, and how do you convince someone of the benefits of a dropper post? Well here's how: Click here to subscribe to GMBN: We all know about the benefits of dropping your seat for descents, but not all of us do it. So, what happens when you make a die hard XC rider with his seat set to the millimetre lower his seat for a gnarly downhill? And, more interestingly perhaps, what happens when you take two world class downhillers and make them ride with their seats up? The results are certainly surprising. How fast is an XC rider , and how much do downhillers rely on bike position?! Music: Tijuana Bibles - Running Red Fruit: Click here to buy GMBN T-shirts, hoodies and more: If you want to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link to help out 👍 :