Are Low-Power EMTBs Crap For Heavier Riders? | We Strapped 35KG On Georgia Leslie!

Published on March 17th 2023


Lightweight EMTBs have fast become the "do it all" MTB, but with a reduced amount of power and torque, are they really worth it for heavier riders? In the name of science and a bit of fun, we recruited Georgia Leslie to find out how much harder it is to ride when you've got an extra 35kg strapped on to you! This could be interesting! Useful Links: Ride with us at the Global Bike Festival 👉 Submit your Photo and Video to us 👉 Check out the latest EMBN jerseys! 👉 Do you think you'd struggle to ride your bike with an extra 35kg strapped onto you? Are you fully convinced by the power of a lightweight EMTB? Let us know your thoughts in the comments! Watch more on EMBN... 📹 Do You Really Need A Light E-Bike? 👉 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 📹 Watch our Features Playlist 👉 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 Al-Habeeba (Instrumental Version) - Ebo Krdum Av Jord, Till Jord - Silver Maple Before Daybreak - Christoffer Moe Ditlevsen Don't Shake My Tree - Will Harrison Eye of the Storm - Johannes Bornlof Farewell to Ennerdale Water - Moorland Songs For What Is Right - Trevor Kowalski Hot Rod Shuffle - Roy Edwin Williams In the Cool of the Day - JOYSPRING Let Me Have This Dance (Instrumental Version) - Sture Zetterberg Old Time Gospel Praise - Peter Crosby Smoky Smokey - John Runefelt Soul Slappin' - The Elloquent Jims Turtleneck - Martin Landstrom Victims of Regimes (Instrumental Version) - Ebo Krdum Wap Away - Johan Glossner Wicked Games - Philip Ayers #embn #ebikes #emtb #ebiking #weight #riderweight The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is the world’s leading electric mountain bike (eMTB) channel and community. Dedicated to igniting your passion for eMTBs, EMBN delivers weekly original content to inspire you to take your riding further, faster – and with more fun. Whether you live to conquer the techiest terrain – both up and down; to access and explore the beautiful backcountry; or simply to pack as much fun as you can into the precious riding time you have, EMBN is dedicated to covering eMTB from every angle. From inspiring you to go electric – helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride to get the best from your eMTB experience, and more – through showcasing and exploring the latest, most innovative tech, empowering and entertaining features, to skills videos that help you progress and can tackle ever-more adventurous terrain, and much, much more. Every week we bring you informative and entertaining videos on… - The know-how… - The skills… - The tech… - The inspiration… go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: helping you go faster, further, and with more adventures than ever before. Join the EMBN community: Facebook: Instagram: Twitter: Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon: Husqvarna: Ergon: Garmin: Peaty's Products: Pirelli Tyres: Nukeproof Pedals: MET Helmets: Bluegrass: Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Racing - GMBN Tech - Global Cycling Network - GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training -