Mountain biking is my passion and as a result, I’ve ridden in some pretty amazing places and built up a solid set of skills. And while I loved (almost) every second of being on my bike and surrounded by the mtb community, there are some characteristics of the sport that I hadn’t anticipated. Below are six things I wish I had known before getting into mountain biking.
In 1999 we created the first mountain bike aimed specifically at female riders. It was a groundbreaking shift in focus for the industry, driven by a groundbreaking woman - Juli Furtado - one of the fiercest mountain bikers of all time.