Instructional Articles and Videos

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Drone video featuring Greg Watts at the Aptos Jumps

November 10, 2013 Instructional Articles and Videos

Bikeskills Videographer Ian Boyd has been dialing in his drone piloting skills— check out this video shot using his DJI Phantom Drone using a Zenmuse H3-2D gimbal mount and a GoPro Hero 3. Shooting at 2K 1080p mode, the flight time of the drone is about 8 minutes at 68 degrees f at sea level. […]

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Wet Weather Riding Video and Tips

November 2, 2011 Instructional Articles and Videos

It’s not just wet in the Western US, it’s wet and raining. In this video, Bikeskills’ Jiro Nakamura demonstrates some basic wet conditions riding skills. Read on to learn more about having more fun, staying save, and maintaining your gear in and during wet spells.

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SKISKILLS and BIKESKILLS: Not That Different…

December 4, 2010 Instructional Articles and Videos

With all the snow out there, we thought we’d give you some tips from the SKISKILLS side of our organization.  Let Olympic Gold Medalist and World Champion, Jonny Moseley, give you some pointers on the basics of jumping.  You’ll see and hear, straight off, how similar the techniques and skills are between jumping with skis and […]

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Seven Great Bike Videos Starting with 7 Minutes with Danny MacAskill

November 16, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

There are literally millions of Bike videos out there: Hundreds of thousands on YouTube alone. Starting with Danny MacAskill’s amazing “Street Trials” video, here are seven of Bikeskill’s favorites ranging from funny to helpful to inspiring.

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BIKESKILLS Wet Weather Riding Video and Tips

November 7, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

It’s not just wet in the Western US, it’s wet and raining. In this video, Bikeskills’ Jiro Nakamura demonstrates some basic wet conditions riding skills. Read on to learn more about having more fun, staying save, and maintaining your gear in and during wet spells.

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A Great Ride Through the Yorkshire Moors…

April 7, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

Every now and then someone captures the essence of mountain biking. Chris Akrigg does just that in this video. Check Chris’ spectacular skills in an equally spectacular setting.

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BIKESKILLS Jumping Video Reaches Elusive Platinum View Level

March 27, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

Getting One Million Views on YouTube Really is a Big Deal! While it took a while, one of our BIKESKILLS instruction videos just hit the 1,000,000 view mark! To be honest, we’re happy not just because one of our videos accomplished something that only 1 out of every 15,000 or so mountain biking videos submitted to YouTube […]

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Too Much Rain and Snow to Ride? How About Some Skiskills?

January 22, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

And who better to teach them than Olympic Gold Medalist, National and World Champion – not to mention Bikeskills board member and Santa Cruz Blur riding – Jonny Moseley? Read on to learn more about this in-progress video and the relationships between Skiskills, Surfskills, and Bikeskills.

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