Brake Control- mountain bike techniques

Speed and Brake Control

Controlling your brakes is a critical skill for riding smoothly and safely. Whether you’re heading out for a fun ride or trying to be as fast as possible for a race, good braking and speed control is a skill you should refine.

Topics covered

  • Modulating your brakes.
  • Keeping balance while braking.
  • Brake lever setup.
  • Common errors.
  • Full stop dismount.
  • More coming soon…

Sample Lesson