How to ride corners on your E-MTB
Learn how to ride corners on your e-mountain bike
E-mountain bikes are becoming a staple part of the mountain biking community, featuring in every aspect of the MTB world, from Enduro World Series, to E-MTB world champs, to weekend adventures with your mates. But they do require a slightly different skill set and approach to almost every aspect of mountain biking.
In this episode of the #EMTBMinute Chris will show you how to corner on your e-mountain bike.
Follow our top tips and keep practising and you’ll be railing those corners on your local trails, and even on bigger adventures, with your E-MTB in no time!
6 steps for effective cornering on your E-MTB
- Look well ahead down the trail in front of you
- Start braking and managing your speed before you enter the corner
- Look round the corner at your exit point
- Turn your shoulders in the direction you’re travelling
- Allow the bike to roll smoothly round the corner, avoiding braking if you can
- Continue scanning the trail and look where you want to go
Tick, tick, tick, tick…
What can you learn in a minute? Well, quite a lot as it turns out…
From setting up your e-mountain bike to mastering cornering on an E-MTB, in the #EMTBminute we take on some of the most pressing questions around your e-mountain bike life and attempt to show you the key stages in just 60 seconds!
Using decades of collective guiding, riding and mechanical experience we’ve carefully created each minute-long video to give easy-to-follow, practical tips that will instantly demystify skills and techniques. They might still take a lifetime to master but with #EMTBminute at least you’ll be off to a solid start.
If our video has given you confidence to ride corners on your e-mountain bike, why not take a look at our other #EMTBminute videos or sign up to our newsletter to receive regular updates from our expert guides to get the most out of your E-MTB life!