Do You Need Gears On An Electric Bike? | Riding A Single Speed EMTB

Published on January 24th 2021

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One of the downsides of riding an EMTB is the rate at which the drivetrain wears out. But how would an E Bike ride if you ditched the gears and ran a singlespeed set up? To find out, Chris headed to Rogate Bike Park for a series of challenges 🤘 Subscribe to EMBN: http://embn.me/subscribenow Pick up official EMBN merch: https://embn.me/DX Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @emountainbikenetwork Sign up to the EMBN newsletter: https://embn.me/newsletter How will the singlespeed compare against Chris's regular geared Canyon Spectral:on in a timed downhill section, fireroad sprint, and climb back to the top of the hill? Watch now to find out! Please submit your content to our uploader: https://upload.embn.com/ we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Watch more on EMBN... 📹 https://embn.me/3DifferentDIYEBikes 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound & Artlist Stringin' Up - Kit and the Calltones Queens Highway - Chris Shards Turning Tables - Dusty Decks Unstad - Felix Johansson Carne Sahara Cowboy - Arc De Soleil Gogaga - Giants' Nest Strapt (Instrumental Version) - Pandaraps rise-and-shine by 4oresight road by kicktracks Artlist make-hafla-not-war---instrumental-version by tarante-groove-machine flutes-will-chill by kicktracks #EMBN #EMTB #MountainBiking #eBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling #Ebike 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… ...to 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: http://embn.me/facebook Instagram: http://embn.me/instagram Twitter: http://embn.me/embntwitter Thanks to our sponsors: Specialized: http://embn.me/specialized Canyon: http://embn.me/canyon Ergon: http://embn.me/ergon Maxxis: http://embn.me/maxxis Park Tool: http://embn.me/parktool Garmin: https://embn.me/garmin Muc-Off - https://embn.me/MucOff Mavic Wheels: https://gmbn.eu/Mavi