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The latest Enduro, XC & Downhill news, racing, products, insider stories. If it has to do with two-wheels, no topic is off-topic for co-hosts Jeff Cayley and Jared Erickson.

MTB Podcast Worldwide Cyclery

    • Sports
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

The latest Enduro, XC & Downhill news, racing, products, insider stories. If it has to do with two-wheels, no topic is off-topic for co-hosts Jeff Cayley and Jared Erickson.

    Our New Bikes, Jeff's Adventure Race, MTB Innovations & Piles Of Listener Questions...MTB Podcast 84

    Our New Bikes, Jeff's Adventure Race, MTB Innovations & Piles Of Listener Questions...MTB Podcast 84

    0:00 Intro
    1:25 Recent Rides
    7:55 New Employee Bikes
    21:09 Listener Questions

    On today’s MTB Podcast Jeff, Jared, and Liam start off with discussing some of their recent trail adventures. One of which was Jeff’s 36 hour multi-sport race in Mammoth as well as Liam and Jared’s Big Bear bike park laps. Next up the boys discuss the finer details of their current bike builds which a few were not exactly planned. Last but not least we get into some of our favorite listener questions, including everything from our experience with Mullet bikes to the best MTB innovations of all time, as well as the durability of E-MTB components, BBQ sauce in a Yeti and everything in between. Enjoy!

    Our YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/channel/UCxZoC1sIG-vVtLsJDSbeYyw

    Submit any and all questions to podcast@worlwidecyclery.com

    Chasing Epic Mountain Bike Adventures: https://chasingepicmtb.com/

    Mountain Bike Buyers Guide - 2020 Edition: https://youtu.be/CmQVJMFLWbY

    High Rise MTB Bars? 35/40mm Pros & Cons Explained: https://youtu.be/_lZVpmVJjN0

    • 57 min
    Drivetrain Model Differences, Everything Handlebars, How To Start A Local MTB Race...MTB Podcast 83

    Drivetrain Model Differences, Everything Handlebars, How To Start A Local MTB Race...MTB Podcast 83

    00:00 Intro
    01:25 Favorite Rides
    06:32 Drivetrain Comparison
    19:30 Handlebar Comparison
    29:17 Commencal Care Program
    38:03 Video Call with Micah Rice Executive Director of the Pikes Peak APEX
    47:14 Listener Questions

    On today's MTB Podcast Jeff, Jared, and Liam discuss their current favorite rides and then dive right into a comparison between the SRAM and Shimano drivetrains which includes the cassettes, derailleurs, and how the shifters feel while riding. We then segway into our favorite MTB handlebars, talking about the finer details of the bend, sweep, rise, and stiffness of each. Next up is Commecal’s Care Program which helps their existing customers with any potential build, setup, or potential warranty issues. Jared also gets on a video call with Micah Rice, the Executive Director of the Pikes Peak APEX Mountain Bike Challenge to discuss the race as well as how to set up a race in your local area. We then close it out with some listener questions. Enjoy!

    Our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxZoC1sIG-vVtLsJDSbeYyw

    Submit any and all questions to podcast@worlwidecyclery.com

    SRAM Eagle Drivetrain Comparison: https://youtu.be/9JmU5r5T_WU

    Shimano Drivetrain Comparison: https://youtu.be/5uUqYofiYVc

    Mountain Bike Handlebar Buyer’s Guide: https://youtu.be/JGWBvQVgFpY

    Consumer Direct Bike Brands: https://youtu.be/vibC31bYeP8

    Pikes Peak APEX Mountain Bike Challenge: https://www.pikespeakapex.com/

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Mysterious Shimano Patents, E-Bike Haters & Lovers, & Rear Shock Upgrades...MTB Podcast Episode 82

    Mysterious Shimano Patents, E-Bike Haters & Lovers, & Rear Shock Upgrades...MTB Podcast Episode 82

    00:00 Intro
    1:12 Shimano Link Drive Drivetrains
    5:04 Shimano Wireless Electronic Shifting, Dropper Post, & Suspension
    10:32 Forestal Bikes
    15:59 Current State of E-Bikes
    24:55 Recent Worldwide Cyclery Video Recap
    42:32 Customer Questions

    Today on the MTB Podcast, Jeff and Liam are in to talk about our favorite thing on the planet...bikes of course! We start out this episode with a few interesting developments from Shimano. Specifically, their new Link Glide drivetrain and wireless electronic shifting patent they recently filed for. The guys then discuss Forestal bike's official launch and that we will be the exclusive dealer for them. We then go over a few of our recent YouTube videos such as how to upgrade your rear shock, RockShox Domain launch, and our BERD spokes review. Finally, they finish off with a few listener questions. Enjoy!

    Our YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/channel/UCxZoC1sIG-vVtLsJDSbeYyw

    Submit any and all questions to podcast@worldwidecyclery.com

    Forestal Bikes: https://forestal.com/en/home

    Rear Shock Upgrade: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HaqkgrfpUSM&ab_channel=WorldwideCyclery

    RockShox Domain: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TazRV9qT8UM&t=12s&ab_channel=WorldwideCyclery

    New Fox 2022 MTB Suspension: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02qSdaykFfk&t=11s&ab_channel=WorldwideCyclery

    Berd Wheels & PolyLight Spokes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_oMh3ehRUE&ab_channel=WorldwideCyclery

    • 55 min
    SRAM GX Eagle AXS, Common MTB Problems, & Top Tires Not Maxxis...MTB Podcast Episode 81

    SRAM GX Eagle AXS, Common MTB Problems, & Top Tires Not Maxxis...MTB Podcast Episode 81

    00:00 Intro
    1:01 Personal Stories
    7:57 SRAM GX Eagle AXS
    14:36 Pirelli Tires
    18:18 Shimano Anti-Counterfeit Program
    24:20 Common Problems With Mountain Bikes
    38:25 March Top Products Recap
    53:50 Non-Maxxis Tires
    1:05:33 Customer Questions

    On the MTB Podcast today, Jeff and Jared are back in the saddle to chat about all things mountain bikes including SRAM GX Eagle AXS, the newest wireless drivetrain offering from SRAM. The guys also talk about Pirelli tires, the Shimano anti-counterfeit program, problems with mountain bikes (aside from cost), and touch on a few of our latest YouTube videos. Last but not least, we close it out with listener questions around brake problems and Fox suspension. Enjoy!

    Our YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/channel/UCxZoC1sIG-vVtLsJDSbeYyw

    Submit any and all questions to podcast@worldwidecyclery.com

    Trending MTB Products March 2021: https://youtu.be/v-DxkfiHU_U

    Top Tires NOT Maxxis: https://youtu.be/LcLuUwcboJU

    Mountain Bike Brake Pads | Organic vs. Sintered: https://youtu.be/SfGA83DNtsU

    SRAM GX Eagle AXS: https://youtu.be/M5VhKkoefv8

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Bike Sizing / Geo, Tire Casings, Suspension Setup... MTB Podcast Ep. 80

    Bike Sizing / Geo, Tire Casings, Suspension Setup... MTB Podcast Ep. 80

    00:00 Intro
    00:54 Bike Sizing and Geo
    9:02 Reach and seat tube angle
    17:07 Tire casing and why they matter
    26:43 Supporting kids on bikes
    27:44 WC Staff Miles for NICA
    29:27 Suspension setup 101
    37:57 Fancy new bikes and parts
    46:16 Audience Questions

    On the MTB Podcast today, Jeff, Jared and Liam talk bike sizing, geometry, and how it has evolved over the years. The guys also talk about tire casing options, why they matter, and what they prefer. They also touch on what we are currently doing to support NICA and follow up on our MTB suspension setup video we recently released on YouTube. Finally, the guys close it out discussing a few new bikes and parts and of course, audience questions. Enjoy!

    Jeff cutting his Yeti SB4.5: https://youtu.be/E3Qb97HHj1Q
    MTB Tires Explained: Thicker Casing Sidewalls: https://youtu.be/gEaRkdGN-64
    Mountain Bike Suspension Setup: https://youtu.be/ns2McJbvRPs

    Our YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/channel/UCxZoC1sIG-vVtLsJDSbeYyw

    Submit any and all questions to podcast@worldwidecyclery.com

    • 1 hr 2 min
    2021 Bike Industry Predictions, An Embarrassing Way To Break a Frame, Bike Geo...MTB Podcast Ep. 79

    2021 Bike Industry Predictions, An Embarrassing Way To Break a Frame, Bike Geo...MTB Podcast Ep. 79

    1:29 Where have we been lately?
    4:30 Outlook for the bike industry in 2021
    25:40 Funny personal stories
    34:50 New Products
    39:55 Listener Questions
    58:10 What we are riding right now

    It's been a bit but @jeffcayley and @jaredbeerman are finally back in the studio to chat about new products from SRAM, Peaty's, Berd wheels and the pros and cons of various suspension platforms. They also give their input on which Revel bike, the Rail, Rascal, or Ranger, is the 1 mountain bike to do it all.

    The guys also discuss why we haven't been as active on social media and our plans for the studio at our shiny new SoCal shop. And we can't forget the outlook of the bike industry for 2021. Will it be more of the same or will we finally start seeing products come back in stock?

    On a more personal level, Jeff and Jared dive into some recent stories, one bike-related...the other not so much. Finally, the guys close things out going over new products and upcoming reviews we will be doing, answer a few listener's questions, and share what they have been riding the last month. Enjoy!

    Our YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/channel/UCxZoC1sIG-vVtLsJDSbeYyw

    Submit any and all questions to podcast@worldwidecyclery.com

    Peaty's collection: https://www.worldwidecyclery.com/collections/peatys

    RockShox controller paddle: https://www.worldwidecyclery.com/products/sram-eagle-axs-right-hand-rocker-paddle-includes-lever-spring-and-pivot-pin

    Berd spokes: https://berdspokes.com/

    Revel CBF video: https://www.worldwidecyclery.com/blogs/worldwide-cyclery-blog/video-revel-bikes-cbf-suspension-platform-explained

    Liam’s bike check: https://www.instagram.com/tv/CKz0BxOFR_9/?hl=en

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

Octo Dad ,

OctoDad New Zealand

Love the clean language in your podcasts!
Be sweet as if you could do bike recommendations for kids bikes
Eg 8-12 year olds
I have 8 kids and a literal bike shop in my garage!

Warwick/mills ,

Informative and well balanced

Brilliant mix of content, from news to tips and tech and training advice. Jonathan and Steven make a great team. Well worth subscribing to.

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