How does braking affect your corner speed?

At the mountain bike world championships in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, Claudio Calouri and Rob Warner were talking a lot about braking. Riders who appeared to do too much braking went visually more slowly than riders with a "good" braking strategy. And of course, this was apparent in race times. More often than not the riders who... Continue Reading →

Jimmy Smith signs with MTB PhD

2017 US Enduro Series Champion to be coached by Dr. Matt Miller of MTB PhD In 2017, Jimmy Smith stormed onto the US Enduro scene, winning the overall IMBA Enduro Series in only his first year racing. His strong background in BMX saw that he was able to adapt really quickly to the technical demands... Continue Reading →

Talking MTB on the radio!

It was a great honor to be able to talk about braking and mountain biking on the radio. You can check it out here:   Some of the things I mentioned can also be found in these: RESEARCH PRESENTATION: The utilisation of a bicycle brake power meter for cross-country mountain biking World’s first MTB braking... Continue Reading →

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