Do You Really Need Mountain Bike Protection For Trail Riding? | MTB Epic Ride Challenge

Mountain biking is all about balancing risk and reward, should you hit that gap? Take that sketchy line? Drop in to that rock roll? These decisions are made easier with the right protection. Blake has been kitted out with various levels of protection by our friends at Dainese to see what works for him.

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