mountain biking

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A sport in which participants use specialised bicycles to navigate rough, steep trails
Risks Concussions, fractures, death

mountain biking

Sports medicine A sport in which participants use specialized bicycles to navigate rough, steep trails covered with unforgiving rocks Injury risk Concussions, fractures, death. See Extreme sport, Novelty seeking behavior.
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NEMBAfest will be held June 22-24 at Kingdom Trails, considered one of the best mountain-biking areas in the country.
MOUNTAIN-BIKING ranger Andy Wardman wants to get us all pedalling our way to better health.
A little more than a mile into the Slickrock Trail in Moab, Utah--one of the most breathtaking mountain-biking rides in the world--my nerves began to fray.
The city's Web site includes mountain biking information, and room-tax revenues go to mountain-biking events and others that generate overnight stays.
Riding off: Some good local mountain-biking Web sites worth checking out include Los Angeles Bike Paths (www.
Wearing a helmet is highly recommended for all mountain-biking activity, they said.
But we do have an obligation to protect significant mountain-biking opportunities.
The Great Britain mountain-biking team joined Mr German at one of the new biking centres, at Cwmcarn in South Wales, created with the help of a pounds 400,000 injection from the Welsh Assembly Government to enhance the country's reputation as a world-class mountain-biking destination.
Making a shoulder-high river crossing in the middle of the mountain-biking stage.
Just three other sites in the world, the mountain-biking Meccas of Idaho, Colorado and South Dakota, were given `A' grades by the IMBA.