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Go Downhill with Confidence

In this Quick Tip Victor answers a question about riding downhill from listener Marcus in Australia. A lot of people are nervous about going downhill fast on a bike. It can be a lot of fun but you have to have confidence.

Victor’s non-scientific advice comes in two points:

  • Point one is to trick your brain to build confidence
  • Point two is to keep the bike stable by weighing the pedals

Victor also addresses some common problems faced when riding downhill:

  • High speed wobbles and how to stop them
  • When decending how do you use your brakes?

Special thanks to our sponsor Jaybird Sport, maker of the X2 wireless headphones, for sponsoring this podcast.


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