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mountain bike

a type of sturdy bicycle with at least 16 and up to 21 gears, straight handlebars, and heavy-duty tyres
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Furthermore, the technological advancement in mountain biking equipment and accessories including footwear and shoes has provided a lot of comfort and convenience to participants.
Develop a solid skills base for executing mountain biking techniques with more power and precision.
Kerfoot-Robson, from St Asaph makes a return to mountain biking after spending time on the road with Team Wiggins.
It's a breath of fresh air to see mountain biking coming out into the open and discussing the opportunities the sport presents and the problems it faces.
Trefor Owen, the organisation's executive director, said: "It is estimated that mountain biking is worth more than PS23m to the Welsh economy and is a fantastic way to experience the natural resources we have in Wales." The Trail of the Year list was calculated by assessing over 1,000 iBikeRide user reviews.
Mountain biking is already part of the activities for Coventry school children who visit the centre.
The trails, which are just east of Bellingham between Lake Padden and Lake Whatcom, are closer to an urban center than most popular mountain biking destinations in Western Washington, Brown said.
Unlike the other one-day events in the adventure series, NEMBAfest is a three-day festival with a full schedule of events, including mountain biking, exhibitions, contests, camping and music.
Afan Argoed forest, less than eight miles from Port Talbot and junction 40 of the M4, is just one of seven main mountain biking centres in Wales.
Benefits: Mountain biking can be performed almost anywhere from a back yard to a gravel road, but the majority of mountain bikers ride off-road trails.
Abergavenny RC's Ffion James won the one-lap juvenile women's race by 42 seconds from Stirling BC's Erika Allen at Richmond's Aske estate, which played host to the national cross-country mountain biking championships.
HOLME Valley Wheeler Amira Mellor (pictured) was crowned North of England cross-country mountain biking champion after an excellent performance at Richmond on Sunday.