Mountain Biking

by Klaus in Sports

Five Best Mountain Bike Rides for Explorers

Full of jaw-dropping scenery, breathtaking vistas and amazing downhill cruising, Tirol has long been a sought-after destination for mountain bikers. With an incomprehensible amount of 5,800 kilometers of trails, this is truly a mountain biker’s playground. That landscape also makes it a no-brainer for great e-biking, which enables riders to cover more ground in less…

3 min. Reading time
by Mathea in Sports

Fit for mountain biking

The mountain biking season is finally here! As with every other sport, it is important to prepare your body for the stresses and strains specific to mountain biking. As well as good overall cardiovascular fitness, riders need strong legs to push the pedals uphill as well as a strong upper body to deal with tricky…

3 min. Reading time
by Michael in Sports

Five Epic Singletrack Trails

Like many sports, mountain biking has its own terms. Single track, for example, describes a type of mountain biking trail that is approximately the width of the bike – the narrow, snaking trails where rides get fast and fun. It is often smooth and flowing, but may also feature technical rocky sections, go over tree…

3 min. Reading time
by Ines in Sports

An E-Bike Picture Story of the Kitzbühel Alps

Denise, Alex and Gero wanted to find the answer to a nowadays much asked question: Why e-bike? They wanted to see for themselves what it is like to step on a bike that gives you extra power. Can you see more in a day? Go longer distances? Go up steeper hills? Can you cover more…

6 min. Reading time
by Doris in Sports

MTB Region Review: Innsbruck

Innsbruck has a new mission: Tirol’s capital will transform itself into the next big destination for bikers over the next few years. The successful bid for the 2018 Road World Championships was the driving force for Innsbruck to further develop in the field of road biking. At the same time, the network of mountain biking…

19 min. Reading time
by Doris in Sports

MTB Region Review: Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis

Mountain biking is obviously our passion, and it is great to share our passion with our six-year-old son. On our search for an appropriate “mountain bike playground” we ventured out to Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis where we test rode the family-friendly Bike Park – and where we discovered the ten kilometer long signature trail.

21 min. Reading time
by Rene in Sports

MTB Region Review: Zell-Gerlos Zillertal Arena

Summer in the Zillertal Valley is most commonly associated with towering mountains, craggy peaks and panoramic views of the Hintertux Glacier. Within Tirol the Zillertal Alps are known first and foremost as a haven for mountaineers in summer and skiers in winter. However, there is also plenty to keep mountain bikers busy in the Zillertal-Arena,…

13 min. Reading time
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