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We hope you'll find useful information in the content of this blog. This is the place where we'll share tips and our knowledge around a variety of mountain biking related topics.

Group night riding at Halswell Quarry

Ready to Conquer the Trails at Night? Tips for Your First Night Ride

Curious about taking your mountain biking into the night? It's surprisingly fun and adds a whole new layer of excitement! We'll share our best tips on what to wear, the gear you'll need, and why riding trails in the dark might just become your new favorite thing.

Rider wearing helmet in front of port hills

Mountain Biking Safety: Your Essential Guide to Helmet Selection

Overwhelmed by all the mountain bike gear options? This blog post breaks down the must-knows about helmets and body protection. Learn about different styles, key safety features, how to find the perfect fit, and when to consider additional protection - so you can hit the trails with confidence!

Group session coaching

Why we Believe Emphasizing Skills Over Rider Levels Leads to Better Progression in Mountain Biking

In this blog, we explain why we coach the way we coach at Be-Spoke, and also why we are not attached to the Beginner-Intermadiate-Advanced rider classification.

Coach bike with name plate

What to Keep in Mind When Purchasing Your First Mountain Bike

When embarking on your journey to purchase your very first mountain bike, it's essential to consider a multitude of factors to ensure that you make the right choice. From budget constraints to riding style preferences, understanding these key elements will guide you in selecting the ideal mountain bike for your riding pursuits.

Coaching riding wooden feature

Unlock your riding potential with these 3 fundamental training elements

Unleash your potential with basic training in cardiovascular endurance, strength, and flexibility, no matter your riding style. It's all about enhancing your ride and having a blast on two wheels!🚴‍♂️💪

Post ride group-ride-catch-up

Embracing the Grind: Why Consistent Exercise Trumps the Once-a-Week Wonder

"Ditching the Weekend Warrior Mentality! 🏋️‍♀️ Consistent exercise wins the race 🏆 over that once-a-week intensity burst. 🚴‍♂️ Let's dive into why steady, regular routines are the real game-changer. 💪 #FitnessConsistency #SweatItOutRegularly"

Coronet Peak corners

How your coach ended up gaining a Personal Trainer Qualification 🤯

🚵‍♀️ Why Be-Spoke? Not just biking skills, but a dash of body conditioning magic! 💪🏼 Age brings changes, and skills need muscle backup. 🧘‍♀️ Designed biking-friendly moves. Skip the gym - that's us!