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  1. General Discussion
    In addition to being an accomplished professional trials rider, Ryan Leech is also an amazing skills coach. It an effort to help fellow mountain bikers maintain their sanity in these stressful times, Leech has teamed up with PEARL iZUMi to offer his 30-Day-Wheelie Challenge for free to all...
  2. General Discussion
    We choose to mountain bike and it's an awesome elective in life. It's a risky sport, on a spectrum from low to high. We [can] choose, moment to moment, where on the spectrum we ride. "The risk drives a little nervousness before every ride - and associated excitement of being immersed in a zone...
  3. General Discussion
    The sneaky catch-22 of learning how to jump. Illustration courtesy Waki Designs Editor's Note: Ryan Leech is a highly-regarded trials rider and cycling coach. I have always been scared of jumps. They're so mysteriously taunting. Anytime I try jumping it goes something like this: Whoa this is...
  4. General Discussion
    Ryan Leech is a professional trials rider who's developed an excellent online based coaching program. Some of his most popular courses include the "30 Day Wheelie Challenge" and the "12 Ride Flat Pedal Challenge." Recently, Ryan wanted to improve his jumping skills. At a trials rider, he's...
  5. Misc Components
    This little tool has become an essential part of our riding kit. Dynaplug Racer Flats are an unavoidable fact of life. If the hole is small enough, tire sealant can plug the hole. If it doesn't, your Dad will be stuck fiddling with an old school inner tube. To help save time (and his expensive...
  6. General Discussion
    If there was a contest for world's nicest guy, Ryan Leech would be in the running. He's not only a standup guy, but a world class athlete who has given back through his coaching work and instructional videos. His early riding segments in films such as the Collective and Cranked inspired me to...
  7. General Discussion
    Before I hang up my wheels for good, there's a number of tricks I'd like to master. That list includes wheelies, manuals, fakies, and the half cab. My reach goal is spinning flat 180s. If that all sounds like made up ****, that's ok. Like myself, you probably didn't have a childhood. Essentially...
  8. Video, Photography, and POV Cameras
    This fabulous technical riding skill combines two techniques: ratcheting and hopping - like many things 1 + 1 is greater than 2! Trials riders have a toolkit of skills that can add so much creativity and fun on many technical trail rides, and I think this fits that category! It is best...
  9. Video, Photography, and POV Cameras
    Want to dial in some skills or learn new ones? Having a vision is key (click to enlarge). For 20 years I performed tricks at trials shows for smiles. Now the smiles are coming from students in my courses who have succeeded in learning a new technical bike skill or overcome a mental barrier. I...
  10. General Discussion
    The ability to do a wheelie is one of those skills few riders have, but many covet. If you're like me, you can probably recall being able to perform the deed when you were a kid, but not so much anymore. Well, good news. Pro mountain biker and cycling coach Ryan Leech believes he can teach us...
  11. General Discussion
    One the greatest ambassadors of our sport, Ryan Leech is here to teach us some very valuable tools in our riding arsenal. He is embarking on a journey to teach on his fabulous site www.ryanleechconnection.com. Check out these sample sessions from Ryan's mountain biker membership website...
  12. General Discussion
    Come and join us for the 4th Annual San Francisco Bay Area Northern Bicycle Expo! Mtbr and RoadBikeReview are proud sponsors of the show and will be there both days. November 12th & 13th Cow Palace, San Francisco, CA Doors open @ 10 AM https://sfbikeexpo.com/ The San Francisco Bay Area Bicycle...
  13. General Discussion
    Mountain bike trials legend Ryan Leech will be moving into the 2012 season offering a unique blend of excellence through his Ride & Reach Retreats, Trials of Life presentations, and one-on-one Integral Coaching®*. While this fresh focus will have Leech doing fewer trials shows, Ryan will...
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    Norco Releases 'Trials of Life' Video Quick Links norco.com video youtube video Dear Forrest, Norco Performance Bikes is proud to present the newest online video release: Ryan Leech, Trials of life. This insigtful video runs through Ryan Leech's successful...
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    Ryan Leech 'Plays it Cool' With David Suzuki First carbon-neutral pro-mountain biker April 18th, 2008 ~ Ryan Leech has taken his role as an environmental advocate one step further this month by signing on the first...
  16. Ryan Leech in Whistler

    Ryan Leech, trials superhero and the nicest, most enthusiastic guy in the world.
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