<link>http://www.bike198.com</link> <description /> <lastBuildDate>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:02:03 +0000</lastBuildDate> <language>en-US</language> <sy:updatePeriod>hourly</sy:updatePeriod> <sy:updateFrequency>1</sy:updateFrequency> <site xmlns="com-wordpress:feed-additions:1">115166403</site> <atom10:link xmlns:atom10="http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom" rel="self" type="application/rss+xml" href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/MountainBikingBy198" /><feedburner:info uri="mountainbikingby198" /><atom10:link xmlns:atom10="http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom" rel="hub" href="http://pubsubhubbub.appspot.com/" /><item> <title>Would you ride your bike on a railing 656.168 feet above the ground?! http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/9qo0DqHDnts/ Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:57:23 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13297 <p>Hell no I wouldn&#8217;t! But Fabio Wibmer would. Check out this video that he submitted for the  &#8220;GoPro of the world&#8221; contest. It is pretty insane. I am sure he checked the railing before riding but can you imagine what a little bit of ice on the rail or slipping of a pedal would have [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/ride-bike-railing-656-168-feet-ground/">Would you ride your bike on a railing 656.168 feet above the ground?!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/9qo0DqHDnts" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13297 http://www.bike198.com/ride-bike-railing-656-168-feet-ground/ Poll: What will be your next wheel size? http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/JQFKQYVMlW4/ Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:43:28 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13291 <p>Wheel size is one of the hottest topics in mountain biking. We now have more choices than ever so which will be your next purchase? If you are up to telling us why&#8230;hit up the comments section.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/poll-wheel-size/">Poll: What will be your next wheel size?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/JQFKQYVMlW4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13291 http://www.bike198.com/poll-wheel-size/ Dream Slalom with Bas Van Steenbergen http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/SNHH1E9Q_0w/ Fri, 11 Nov 2016 12:56:07 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13287 <p>It&#8217;s Friday morning so I figured you could use some motivation for the weekend. It should be a great one for riding. Watching Bas Van Steenbergen float down this slalom setup is almost memorizing. The smoothness that he attacks this setup with is nothing short of awesome. Enjoy. Bas van Steenbergen is one of the [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/dream-slalom-bas-van-steenbergen/">Dream Slalom with Bas Van Steenbergen</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/SNHH1E9Q_0w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13287 http://www.bike198.com/dream-slalom-bas-van-steenbergen/ Should e-bikes be allowed on mountain biking trails? http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/d9Qdz2K1qeA/ Tue, 08 Nov 2016 14:56:59 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13262 <p>Last week a friend of mine test rode one of the new e-bikes at a local trail and it started a rather long debate on Facebook on whether or not e-bikes should be allowed on mountain biking trails. There is a lot of misinformation and assumptions made on these new breed of mountain bikes so [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/e-bikes-allowed-mountain-biking/">Should e-bikes be allowed on mountain biking trails?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/d9Qdz2K1qeA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13262 http://www.bike198.com/e-bikes-allowed-mountain-biking/ Video: Is there anyone smoother than Brandon Semenuk? http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/epwnlGaVqFM/ Thu, 03 Nov 2016 10:43:20 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13259 <p>The latest release featuring Brandon Semenuk is pretty insane. Outside of the dualing timelines that involves him in some kind of chase scene, you get to see some of the true creativity and smoothness that defines the riding style of Semenuk. The amount of combinations and 180 direction swaps this guy does are nothing short [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/video-smoother-brandon-semenuk/">Video: Is there anyone smoother than Brandon Semenuk?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/epwnlGaVqFM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13259 http://www.bike198.com/video-smoother-brandon-semenuk/ Just In: Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Expert Carbon 29er http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/8Hh9zqQQn0E/ Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:54:22 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13245 <p>A new bike came through the doors of Bike198 yesterday. The new test sled is none other than the Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Expert Carbon 29er. The Stumpjumper name is iconic in the mountain biking industry. First released in 1981 as the first mass produced mountain bike, the Stumpjumper brought a high quality ride to the [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/in-specialized-stumpjumper-fsr/">Just In: Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Expert Carbon 29er</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/8Hh9zqQQn0E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13245 http://www.bike198.com/in-specialized-stumpjumper-fsr/ Video: Light Cycles – Tron Style Night Riding http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/bkREha_c_FY/ Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:49:23 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13239 <p>I seriously want to get these lights for some night riding action. What a cool idea from the guys over at Mike Gamble Media. Light Cycles. from Mike Gamble Media on Vimeo. LIGHT CYCLES began as a dream, developed into a problem and spawned into a burning desire to create something that had never been [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/video-light-cycles-awesome/">Video: Light Cycles &#8211; Tron Style Night Riding</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/bkREha_c_FY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13239 http://www.bike198.com/video-light-cycles-awesome/ Review: MyID Emergency ID Band http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/oEdcOV8ImbI/ Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:53:49 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13177 <p>9198 RatingBuy HereMyIDOne day you are riding along the trail when &#8211; all of the sudden &#8211; your front tire washes out and you slam your head right into a tree (I&#8217;ve actually had that happen). You are one of the lucky ones. You hit the tree hard enough that it knocked you out and [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/review-myid-emergency-wristband/">Review: MyID Emergency ID Band</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/oEdcOV8ImbI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13177 http://www.bike198.com/review-myid-emergency-wristband/ POV Video: Kyle Straits Crazy Run at the Red Bull Rampage http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/ajw7UqodaVI/ Sun, 16 Oct 2016 15:11:29 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13163 <p>Holy exposure!! I watched the live stream of the Red Bull Rampage but you really don&#8217;t get an idea of how steep and exposed the course is until you see it from the rider&#8217;s point of view. Take a ride with Kyle Strait as he navigates his run. Yeah&#8230;a whole bunch of nope on this [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/pov-video-kyle-straits-crazy/">POV Video: Kyle Straits Crazy Run at the Red Bull Rampage</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/ajw7UqodaVI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13163 http://www.bike198.com/pov-video-kyle-straits-crazy/ Review: Pedaling Innovations Catalyst Flat Pedals http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~3/IzCDYw1WLjY/ Wed, 12 Oct 2016 19:45:31 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13123 <p>8.5198 RatingBuy HerePedaling InnovationsOver the past couple of weeks, we have been putting the Pedaling Innovations Catalyst flats through some testing on the Evil &#8220;The Insurgent&#8221;. Pedaling Innovations looked to take a very different approach to the design of flat pedals and how our feet interact with the platform. The man behind this idea is [&#8230;]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com/review-pedaling-innovations-flat-pedals/">Review: Pedaling Innovations Catalyst Flat Pedals</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.bike198.com"></a>.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MountainBikingBy198/~4/IzCDYw1WLjY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> 13123 http://www.bike198.com/review-pedaling-innovations-flat-pedals/