Is EMTB Actually Harder Than Mountain Biking?!

Published on September 4th 2022


There's often been the debate whether EMTB is easier than MTB or vice versa, but the reality is they are both very different sports that require different muscle groups, riding skills and riding tactics! Join Chris Smith for an afternoon of riding as he breaks down the key differences and highlights some important factors to think about! ⏱ Timestamps👇 0:00 - Intro 01:21 - Along & Across 01:32 - Forest Track 02:14 - Singletrack 02:42 - Technical Trails 03:21 - Uphill 04:37 - Singletrack 04:53 - Technical Trail 06:32 - Downhill Useful Links: Submit your Photo and Video to us 👉 Check out the EMBN Shop 👉 Which riding genre do you think is harder? Let us know down below! 👇 Watch more on EMBN... 📹 Bosch EMTB Challenge! 👉 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 📹 Watch our Features Playlist 👉 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 Ya Habibi - Push N' Glide #embn #ebikes #emtb #ebiking 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: Specialized: Canyon: Husqvarna: Ergon: Garmin: Muc-Off - Bell Helmets: Nukeproof Pedals: G-Form Protection: Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - 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 -