From the first introduction of a mountain bike sometime in the 1970’s, the specialization of the sport has evolved to having a variety of mountain bikes designed for a specific riding style.
While there are many styles and even sub-styles, and a bit of blending from one style with another, to keep things simple at OldGloryMTB we’ve narrowed the types of riding into six different specialties.
Dirt Jumper Dirt jumping is nothing new, many riders have been doing this for years with BMX bikes. It was ...Read More
Downhill Mountain Bike The name says it all, this style of riding is for those that mainly ride down hills ...Read More
Enduro Mountain Bike This style of riding is adapted from mountain bike Enduro racing. The lines blur between Enduro and ...Read More
Fatbike Mountain Bike Fatbike, also known as Fat Bike or Fat-Tire Bike or Snow Bike, is a mountain bike that ...Read More
Freeride Mountain Bike Freeride mountain biking is closely associated with Downhill mountain biking and dirt jumping mountain biking. Like BMX ...Read More
XC Mountain Bike XC, also known as cross country, mountain bikes have a focus on climbing speed and endurance. Overall ...Read More
With a focus on American made mountain bikes, we’ve also collected a list of mountain bike builders and the occasional list of cool and new bikes.
Mountain Bike Builders There are the big names in the industry that mass produce fantastic mountain bikes. There are also ...Read More
Mountain Bike Lists We love mountain bikes! It's our passion. And we spend days trolling the internet looking at new ...Read More