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MTB Pedals: Clipless Pedals vs Flats (part 2)

Previously, I’ve explained some of the technical points of Flat (or Platform) pedals and shoes, and how to get the most out of this type of set-up. I’ve also gone over some of the not-so-obvious advantages and disadvantages of each type of pedal and shoe combination: flat or platform pedals vs. clipless pedals . Now […]

Video: Manual Wheelie (or Coaster Wheelie)

Click here for the video:  http://youtu.be/UWeEg-0J-MQ The Coaster Wheelie (or manual wheelie) is done (usually while descending) when we have plenty of momentum and speed on the bike, but when it is also necessary to manipulate the front wheel and keep it out of trouble. This could mean lifting the wheel, extending it forward to span […]

MTB Pedals: Clipless Pedals vs Flat Pedals

Mountain Bike Pedals: Clipless Pedals vs Flat Pedals (or Platform Pedals) and what to look for in a flat pedal Without stirring up the clipped-in versus not clipped-in pedal debate a whole bunch, I’m going to shed some light on proper set-up and favorable shoe/pedal/cleat combinations for each, along with a few tips and tricks […]