We're Not Going Up There Are We? | Extreme E-Bike Climbing Challenge: The Rock

Published on November 18th 2018


Chris and Steve are no strangers to a steep, complicated and technical climb on an E-Bike. Having already tested themselves and their EMTB's on the unforgiving gradients of The Slab, we sent them to Wales for their next extreme e-bike climbing challenge. Welcome to the Rock! Subscribe: http://embn.me/subscribenow Our shop: http://embn.me/e2 The Rock is exposed, horribly technical and has sheer drops and loose shale on top of jagged rock faces. It makes the Slab look smooth and tame in comparison. The Slab had a steady average gradient of 75% (37 degrees), whilst our latest challenge has pitches of 41 degrees, dark caves, sheer drops and loose shale. Just what exactly is an E-Bike capable of? We want to push the boundaries…. Is this a new sport? Extreme E-Bike climbing? Freeclimbing? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below ⚡️ If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 http://embn.me/e1 More videos... 📹 The Slab: Worlds Steepest Climb | http://embn.me/theslab 📹 Scottish Epic Ride | http://embn.me/scotlandepic 🎵 Epidemic Sound: Splinter - Dylan Sitts Comfort Zone - Nebulae Moving Strong - Uygar Duzgun Silhouette (Young Community remix) (Instrumental Version) - Cacti Death on Mars - Hakan Eriksson Skeleton - Ballpoint Poke around the basement 4 - Magnus Ringblom Foxtrot - Tigerblood Jewel Submit your content here: https://upload.embn.com/ The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is dedicated to igniting your passion for electric mountain bikes (eMTBs) by taking your riding further, faster and further than ever before. EMBN is dedicated solely to covering eMTB from every angle: from demystifying electric mountain biking, to inspiring you to go electric, helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride, and how to get the best from your eMTB experience. Every week, of every month we bring you videos on... The know-how… The skills… The tech… The inspiration… ...to go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: the same thrilling freedom – only faster, going further, and more liberating 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 Haibike: http://embn.me/haibike Canyon: http://embn.me/canyon DT Swiss: http://embn.me/dtswiss POC: http://embn.me/poc WD40: http://embn.me/wd40 Ergon: http://embn.me/ergon crankbrothers: http://embn.me/crankbrothers Maxxis: http://embn.me/maxxis Park Tool: http://embn.me/parktoo