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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Comfort on longer bike rides will be enhanced by padded shorts, whether tight Lycra style or baggier mountainbiking versions.
There are 300,000 overnight visits to Wales annually involving cycling or mountainbiking.
The figures show some 300,000 overnight visits to Wales annually involve cycling/mountainbiking during the visit and for over 80,000 those trips, cycling/ mountainbiking is the main reason for the visit.
A five-day guided mountainbiking break costs from PS725pp including B&B accommodation, some meals, entry fees and luggage transport.
andTfor as There is also a ski-learning zone for children, an ice rink and cinema as well as the chance to try dog sledding, paragliding, ice diving and mountainbiking on snow.
But for those who like to take life on the piste at a more leisurely pace, there's plenty of opportunity to stop and admire the surroundings - the resort is on the boundary of a national park, and the whole area is just as picturesque come spring or summer, we were told, when hiking and mountainbiking become the activities of choice.
Cyclo-Cross is less technical than mountainbiking - making it an ideal stepping-stone to mountain-bike racing for beginners and children.
The teenager had seven carers in the Dumfriesshire farmhouse and was taken out mountainbiking, skating and 10-pin bowling at the public expense.
The thieves struck while the 64-year-old was away on a mountainbiking holiday and his wife was home alone.
I like keeping myself active during the winter and don't keep off my feet too much so maybe all the mountainbiking I did in the winter was a factor but I didn't feel anything at the time.
mountainbiking,kayaking,atry dive andchildren'sclubs (5-14years).
For the first couple of months of the winter I had a rest from cricket but did lots of swimming, mountainbiking and hiking," he said.