206 episodes

Welcome to the MTB TRIBE Podcast, aimed at you- the mountain biker. If you are a beginner or advanced rider, male or female, racer, cruiser or just like the lifestyle, then the MTB TRIBE Podcast is for you. Our aim is to talk to the best people in the industry and to delve into their minds in order to provide you with a unique take on the world of mountain biking. We’ll be bringing you fresh insights into the industry by examining the sport literally from the ground up- from the trails and the tech, to the tribe of riders who make this such an awesome sport to be involved in. This podcast contains something for everyone, covering skills, products, fitness, travel and a lot more. What’s more, we want you to get involved and become part of the MTB TRIBE- after all without you there would be no MTB industry. Subscribe, download the podcast or visit our website www.mtb-tribe.com and get involved. Let us know what you love (and hate!) about mountain biking and what you want us to discuss. Riding together to make things better.

MTB TRIBE - Your Trail Map to the World of Mountain Biking Gareth Beckett

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    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings

Welcome to the MTB TRIBE Podcast, aimed at you- the mountain biker. If you are a beginner or advanced rider, male or female, racer, cruiser or just like the lifestyle, then the MTB TRIBE Podcast is for you. Our aim is to talk to the best people in the industry and to delve into their minds in order to provide you with a unique take on the world of mountain biking. We’ll be bringing you fresh insights into the industry by examining the sport literally from the ground up- from the trails and the tech, to the tribe of riders who make this such an awesome sport to be involved in. This podcast contains something for everyone, covering skills, products, fitness, travel and a lot more. What’s more, we want you to get involved and become part of the MTB TRIBE- after all without you there would be no MTB industry. Subscribe, download the podcast or visit our website www.mtb-tribe.com and get involved. Let us know what you love (and hate!) about mountain biking and what you want us to discuss. Riding together to make things better.

    206 - The Journey From TurnTable to MTB with Mark McCabe

    206 - The Journey From TurnTable to MTB with Mark McCabe

    On episode 206 we are chatting with world renowned DJ and radio host Mark McCabe about being bitten by the MTB bug over the Covid lockdown, how he got interested in mountain biking, what he loves so much about it, the future of MTB in Ireland, his first race experience and of course what it is like playing music in front of thousands of people, plus tonnes more!
    For more information and show notes visit: www.mtb-tribe.com
    Thanks for tuning in. Enjoy the show.

    • 1 hr
    205 - Diversity & Inclusion In MTB with Aneela McKenna

    205 - Diversity & Inclusion In MTB with Aneela McKenna

    On episode 205 it is my pleasure to be chatting with Kenna McKenna about her background in the MTB scene, her list of impressive achievements, how she has helped her husband build a very successful MTB guiding company in Scotland called Go Where Scotland over the last 13 years and how her public work in diversity and inclusion has carried over into her love for mountain biking, plus lots more!
    For more information and show notes visit: www.mtb-tribe.com

    Thanks for tuning in. Enjoy the show!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    204 - Chatting Women In MTB with The Air Maiden Lynne Armstrong

    204 - Chatting Women In MTB with The Air Maiden Lynne Armstrong

    On episode 204 we are chatting to Lynne Armstrong about how she got into the bike scene, working alongside Danny MaCaskill on ‘The Clan’ travelling stunt show, founding the Air Maiden Women's Freeride Festival, moving to live in Whistler and the future of women in MTB, plus much more.
    For more information and show notes visit: www.mtb-tribe.com
    Enjoy the show!

    • 1 hr 12 min
    203 - The DirtFund Project And Helping Privateers with Daniel O’Shea Revisited

    203 - The DirtFund Project And Helping Privateers with Daniel O’Shea Revisited

    On episode 203 we chat with Daniel O’Shea about co-founding The DirtFund Project, where the idea came from, how he got started, how it helps privateer racers and how we can all get involved and help out. Plus lots more interesting MTB related stuff!
    Join us as we chat about how funding privateer racers £1000 each has helped their EWS and UCI adventures, how the racers register to be funded, how we all can help, and future plans to help more racers from more countries.
    For more information and show notes visit: www.mtb-tribe.com
    This episode (178) first aired 11-02-2021, but as I am taking a couple of weeks off from recording, I wanted to highlight the awesome stuff these guys are doing to help young riders chase their dreams. Enjoy!

    • 1 hr 4 min
    202 - No More Trash! with Trash Free Trails - Revisited

    202 - No More Trash! with Trash Free Trails - Revisited

    On episode #202 we are chatting with Dom Ferris, the Co. Founder of Trash Free Trails about how the idea came about to start a registered non-profit community interest company (CIC), focusing on helping us clean our trails and reduce the plastic pollution on our trails and wild places by 75% by 2025.
    So tune in and find out why we have trash on our trails, how we can all help, and how to keep our playgrounds tidier and more enjoyable for all to appreciate and use.
    For more information and show notes visit: www.mtb-tribe.com
    This episode (#149) first aired 23-06-2020, but as I am taking a couple of weeks off from recording, I thought it was important to air the awesome work these guys are doing to help us all enjoy our trail riding more. Enjoy!

    • 1 hr 27 min
    201 - First Downhill World Cup Experience with Niall Clerkin

    201 - First Downhill World Cup Experience with Niall Clerkin

    On episode #201 we are chatting with a young ripper from Rostrevor called Niall Clerkin. We chat to Niall about his mountain bike background, how he got into racing, his first World Cup experience (which involved his bike getting stolen), how he enjoyed a month on the road racing, how he got funded by The Dirtfund Project to help further this racing pursuits and why he wants to turn racing into his full time career, plus much more!
    For more information and show notes visit: www.mtb-tribe.com
    Thanks for being here & Enjoy the show!

    • 54 min

Customer Reviews

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10 Ratings

10 Ratings

.Z. W. ,

Tassie MTB’er

Love this podcast. I’m a relatively new mtb’er, from Tasmania Australia. Awesome tips and advice. I listen to this podcast Friday’s at work and it always pumps me up for Saturday riding 👍

Mick1988s ,

Love it. Following Gareth’s program.

Gareth love the show. I’m from Australia and like travelling internationally for mtb’ing. I think the international contacts you have are great people. The women in MTBking shows ect. Great casts on servicing, international tracks, new product on the market and general advice. Sweet as mate!

Peter Fritz ,

Inspires me to ride!

Gareth - it's great to see you're finally live! I hope this podcast inspires others to get out there and enjoy the mountains - on a bike!

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