Downtime - The Mountain Bike Podcast

Downtime - The Mountain Bike Podcast


Latest Episodes

Robin Wallner – Racing and Fatherhood
July 07, 2020

Swedish mountain biker Robin Wallner is one of the fastest enduro riders on the planet. He came from downhill racing, and made the move to enduro in late 2014. He has subsequently shown that he’s...

Data Acquisition for Greg Minnaar and You – Rob Przykucki From Motion Instruments
June 30, 2020

Mountain bike data acquisition is the future, and enables you to understand what your bike is doing in order to get it set up to perform at it’s best. Motion Instruments are responsible for the...

Jack Moir – A Rough Ride
June 23, 2020

Jack Moir is one of Australia’s top mountain bikers, who’s also shown that he’s more than capable of mixing it up with the best in the world. However, it’s not all been plain sailing for...

Ethan Nell – The Route to Rampage
June 16, 2020

Ethan Nell can do things on a mountain bike that most of us can only dream of. Growing up in Utah and with a love of riding two wheels on dirt, it’s not surprising that...

What Goes Into Designing a Saddle – With Mark & Clayton from WTB
June 09, 2020

If you ride a mountain bike, then you own a saddle, but have you ever thought about what actually goes into designing and making it? Have you ever wondered how to find a saddle that...

Kathy Sessler – It’s a Family Affair
June 02, 2020

Kathy Sessler is the team manager for one of the most popular mountain bike teams in the world, the Santa Cruz Syndicate. She’s been into bikes since way before mountain biking began, and has a...

Nina Hoffmann – The Road to the Podium
May 26, 2020

How do you go from your first mountain bike race in 2015 to standing on World Cup podiums in 2019? Well, Nina Hoffmann is the right person to ask. After a late start in Mountain...

Finn Iles – Living Up To Expectations
May 19, 2020

This week I’m joined by one of the most talented young mountain bike riders on the planet, Finn Iles. Finn took the MTB scene by storm when he won the Crankworx Whip-Offs aged 14. He...

Mountain Bike Design – Behind the Scenes
May 12, 2020

On this week’s episode, I’m chatting mountain bike design with Aaron Kerson and Adam Hammerman from PNW Components. These guys have got a lot of experience in the industry, working for brands like Specialized and...

Talking Tech with Fabien Barel
May 05, 2020

Fancy a bit of tech talk with one of the most tech-savvy mountain bike racers of all time? Well it’s finally here, the part 2 of my conversation with Fabien Barel. Last time we spoke...