Downtime - The Mountain Bike Podcast

Downtime - The Mountain Bike Podcast


Latest Episodes

Elliott Heap – Jack Of All Trades
August 04, 2020

Elliott Heap comes from a motocross background, but when he found mountain bikes, he took to it like a duck to water. Getting into Enduro and DH racing early on, Elliott was introduced to Nigel...

Sam Blenkinsop – Fast and Loose
July 28, 2020

There is no doubt that Sam Blenkinsop is one of the most stylish mountain bike riders on the planet. With a career that started racing in New Zealand at a young age, Sam worked his...

Designing the Ultimate Mountain Bike Shoes – With Chris Leatt
July 21, 2020

Leatt set out on a mission to design the ultimate mountain bike shoes for flat pedal and clipless riders. But how do you go about that, what are the key elements of a great riding...

Trash Free Trails Needs YOU
July 14, 2020

Trash Free Trails needs YOU. Litter on our trails, and especially plastic pollution, is a problem. Not just because it looks a mess, but it’s environmentally damaging too. Up until now, it has purely come...

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...