MTB Bike Prep for Summer (or Winter!)

Oh yes, it's the start of a new season, and you're pumped to get out there and go full send...
Oh yes, it's the start of a new season, and you're pumped to get out there and go full send on your favourite MTB trails! But, is your bike as ready as you are? Whether you're a fair-weather rider and dig out your bike at the first hint of a heatwave or love nothing more than a mud-fest during deepest darkest winter, giving your bike a quick tune-up is always time well spent. In this guide, the Get Dirt Box...
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Five Tips for MTB Accident Avoidance!

Whether you're new to MTB or a seasoned pro, you know that accidents, spills and thrills are all part of...
Whether you're new to MTB or a seasoned pro, you know that accidents, spills and thrills are all part of the game. But, if you can avoid a nasty fall, it's a bonus. So many MTB accidents are easily avoided with a bit of bike maintenance and cleaning - and while we can't do anything to protect you from crazy downhill stunts, we can share some advice from the Get Dirt Box team! Keeping your wheels in good nick is...
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Race Against Time: The 5 Minute MTB Cleaning Routine

Got a few minutes to get out of the door and forgot to clean your bike after your last rain-filled,...
Got a few minutes to get out of the door and forgot to clean your bike after your last rain-filled, mud-soaked ride? Don't worry; we've got you! Let's get cracking with a super speedy five-minute guide to cleaning your MTB ride from the experts at Get Dirt Box. What Happens if I Forget to Clean My MTB Bike? First, don't panic! Everyone (yes, even us) forgets to clean their bike some days. Or, perhaps we didn't forget but were bone-tired...
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Keeping Your MTB Wheels in Top Shape for Beginners!

Inevitably, your MTB bike is going to get dirty - in fact, if it's not getting messy from time to...
Inevitably, your MTB bike is going to get dirty - in fact, if it's not getting messy from time to time, you might not be riding in the best places! However, if you're new to MTB or off-road biking, you won't necessarily know all there is to know about keeping your wheels in tip-top condition. As a rough guide, you want to clean your bike after every few rides and more often if you've been out getting soggy in the...
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Serious Cleaning for Serious Rides - the Dirt Bike C...

Depending on where and how you ride, your dirt bike probably takes a beating - and giving it a decent...
Depending on where and how you ride, your dirt bike probably takes a beating - and giving it a decent clean will make it run smoother and look slicker! However, you need to ensure you're not getting too carried away with the cleaning that you cause damage. Let's run through the essential steps to cleaning your dirt bike to keep it in tip-top shape for the next time you're ready to create mayhem on the trails. The Parts of a...
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MTB Essentials: Everything You Need to Have in Your ...

So, if you're anything like the Get Dirt Box team, you've probably got shelves of random bike kit falling out...
So, if you're anything like the Get Dirt Box team, you've probably got shelves of random bike kit falling out the door - and yet tonnes of stuff you never seem to use. We're looking at an awesome summer ahead of serious trails and extreme MTB adventures, so now is a great time to clear out the rubbish and work out the essentials that will serve you well through the rides to come. OK, DON'T panic buy. That's not what...
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