During the winter months, many mountain bikers stop riding and switch to indoor cycling or cross-training activities in order to stay fit and active. Some popular options for winter training include spin biking, strength training at a gym, and cross-country skiing or snow biking for alternative outdoor activities.
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A good quality hydration bladder can last up to two years, depending on your basic care routine. However, it may be time to replace the hydration bladder if there is a perforation or stubborn black mold.
Like any other community revolving around a passionate topic, that’s around long enough, mountain bikers have developed their own meanings for existing words, or invented completely new terms. Anyone not on the inside of this language is easily confused by the barrage of slang thrown around.
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In general, right of way, mutual respect on the trails, no blocking trails, and assisting others are the most important unwritten rules mountain bikers adhere to all over the world. These are the basic trail etiquette and should be common sense. So you can expect these principles from fellow riders, just as they expect them from you in return.