Mastering Mountain Bike Skills
High quality, full-colour photo sequences combined with race stories makes this a must-have book for mountain bikers. "Mastering Mountain Bike Skills" is your guide for riding better, faster and more confidently on all terrain. World champion racer Brian Lopes and renowned coach Lee McCormack provide you with key techniques and skills you'll need to take your ride to the next level. This new and improved edition provides detailed, technical instruction for every mountain biking discipline including, trail, gravity, aggro, racing and more. The high-quality photo sequences and demonstrations combined with race stories from Brian Lopes will give you the tools you need, whether you're a recreational rider looking to rock the trails with friends or a rider looking to beat the competition. Let "Mastering Mountain Bike Skills" help you ride with more confidence and have more fun.
- Paperback | 264 pages
- 216 x 278 x 14mm | 861.82g
- 03 Jun 2010
- Human Kinetics Publishers
- Champaign, United States
- 2nd Revised edition
- 225 colour illustrations, 25 colour illustrations
About Brian Lopes
Since his professional debut back in 1993, Brian Lopes has been a constant presence on race podiums worldwide. With over 25 World Cup wins and four World Championship titles in both downhill and dual slalom, Brian holds the most World Cup "wins" of any male racer to date. Lee McCormack is the world's leading technique instructor and coaches riders of all types and levels. He is a journalist who has written for Bike, Mountain Bike Action, Twentysix, Flow and Mountain Biking.
Table of contents
Chapter 1. Choose Your Weapon; Chapter 2. Become One With Your Bike; Chapter 4. Brake Better to Go Faster; Chapter 5. Carve Any Corner; Chapter 6. Wheelie and Hop Over Anything; Chapter 7. Pump Terrain for Free Speed; Chapter 8. Drop Like a Feather; Chapter 9. Jump With the Greatest of Ease; Chapter 11. Handle Crazy Conditions; Chapter 12. Avoid injuries; Chapter 13. Race Like a Champ.
Our customer reviews
This book will help you improve your mtb skills, and spot your bad habits. Buy it now.show moreby Waldo