Shimano 1x vs 2x | Which Drive Train Is Better for Mountain Biking?

Shimano 1x vs 2x Which Is Better?

Many riders have ditched their front mech and now rely on just one single chambering and a comprehensive ratio concept, but there is still room for that to buy a drive train. Shimano’s 1x drive train is a great option for many riders, but there is another out-of-reach option, Shimano 2x.  So, which drive train …

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Why The Front Derailleur is Still Better For MTB?

Why The Front Derailleur is Still Better For MTB?

While the rear derailleur has come a long way, with many different styles, designs, and mounting positions, many people still prefer to use a front derailleur. So why the front derailleur is still better for MTB? A straighter chain line, the ability to drop to a lower gear, etc., make the front derailleur fantastic for …

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Mountain Bikes 101 – Questions You Ask

Mountain Bikes 101

Everywhere you go, people talk about the benefits of mountain biking. They gush about the thrill of seeing new routes and exploring new places. But then you spend a day on your bike and realize they’re just talking to sound harsh because they’re scared to ride. In this article, we’ll answer the all-important mountain bikes …

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What Are The Health Benefits of Mountain Biking

what are the health benefits of mountain biking

Mountain biking is not only a hobby or outdoor activity, it is one of the most physically demanding sports you can do.  It’s an in-one thrilling sport that can benefit you in many ways. Both physically and mentally. So today, I have made up my mind to share some of the benefits of mountain biking …

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Why Suspension Seatposts Are The Ultimate Comfort Upgrade!

Suspension Seatposts

Bicycle frames are stiff trust structures with little vertical compliance, as seen in my recent video about frame comfort. Most of the vertical deflection at the back of the bike is found at the rear tire seatpost and saddle. So why suspension seatposts are the ultimate comfort upgrade? This is because most of your weight …

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What Shoes Should I Wear For Mountain Biking?

What Shoes Should I Wear For Mountain Biking

Mountain biking is a great way to get fit and enjoy the outdoors. Usually, mountain biking is done on difficult trails where balance is important, and it can be quite taxing on your feet and joints. So it is important to buy the right shoes for the sport. But it is not compulsory about wearing …

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How To Choose The Best Mountain Bike Helmet – MTB Helmet Guide

How To Choose The Best Mountain Bike Helmet

Choosing the best mountain biking helmet may not seem like such a big decision, but it is one with many factors to consider. Many different brands and styles exist to explore, but many of these helmets aren’t designed for all-terrain riding environments.  So, how to choose the best mountain bike helmet? The best mountain bike …

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Can You Ride Mountain Bike With a Broken Spoke?

Can You Ride Mountain Bike With a Broken Spoke

Mountain biking is a popular sport that involves riding a mountain bike on rough terrain, unlike road biking, where the road bike is stationary. Mountain biking involves the rider constantly moving on a difficult trail. So it’s normal to face spoke breakage with a mountain bike. However, the question is can you ride a mountain …

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Air Vs Coil shocks | Which One Is Best For You?

Air Vs Coil shocks

What’s the best way to get your mountain bike suspension back in pristine condition? You could take it to your local bike shop and have them do a full service, or you could take matters into your own hands and do it yourself. Both air vs coil have their pros and cons, so which one …

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Shimano XTR vs XT vs SLX vs Deore | MTB Drivetrains Explained!

Shimano XTR vs XT vs SLX vs Deore

The Shimano drivetrain is, without a doubt, the most popular out there, and for a good reason. They offer many options to suit your riding style, power output, budget, and bike weight. But how do you go about choosing the best drivetrain option for you? In this article, we’ll compare the Shimano XTR vs XT …

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