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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OFF-ROAD OR MOUNTAIN BIKE RIDING (26%) A MORE exciting and sporty way of cycling, on uneven and adventurous ground.
It doesn't bounce around and would be comfortable for jogging or even mountain bike riding too.
According to one of the cyclists, Judy Borrett, 53, many or the participants were new to mountain bike riding ahead of the event, which takes place this coming Tuesday.
He said: "While Garwnant is not long or technical enough to interest experienced riders, it's providing something we haven't got much of in Wales - somewhere that families and younger riders can go and actually do some real mountain bike riding instead of using canal towpaths or forest roads.
A highlight of the event is the Animal Relentless Bike Tour, featuring spectacular stunts and breathtaking mountain bike riding demonstrations.
Webber was taking part in the Mark Webber Pure Tasmania Challenge, a 250-kilometre endurance event consisting of mountain bike riding, kayaking and trekking.
"Unlike mountain bike riding, we race on the road," he says.
I have just recently gotten into the sport of mountain bike riding. It's a very adventurous activity but it's also a very dangerous and strenuous one.
AFAN Valley Bike Hire moved their Mountain Bike Riding Experience Company from the dusty valleys of Andalusia in southern Spain to a slightly-damp Glyncorrwg in the Afan Valley with the assistance of the Neath Port Talbot Borough Council.
Hallock and his buddies go mountain bike riding. At night.