Atlanta Multisports Magazine Issue No 3 - Page 107

If in general you are as thirsty as a dusty sponge you will have to upsize. SUMMER RIDING ESSENTIALS 1 Two spare inner tubes 2Two CO2 canisters & inflator + small puncture repair kit 3Small Swiss Army Knife 4Hydration Reservoir 1.5 litre 5 Multitool - such as the Crank Brothers M19 6Spare chain links (when you break your first chain keep it) 7 Micro Pump - for example the Airwave Motion Mini Pump 8Two sets of tyre levers 91 pair of spare gloves 10 One thin, light, fold-able, plastic waterproof jacket with hood 11 A map / GPS device or Mobile Phone + mapping App such as ViewRanger 12 Rear derailleur if you ride really hard in rocky terrain 13 Emergency use only mobile phone Once you have mastered the art of packing your gear the only thing left to do is get out on the trails for a roll. Happy Riding. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------- Jake Edwards is a mountain bike guide and instructor for Bike Vallespir. All mountain, singletrack, technical, gravity enduro is what we live for! Based on the beautiful Vermillion Coast of the Pyrenees they offer guided mountain bike holidays through more than 1000 kms of epic trail and over 2000 metres of continuous descent. 100% pure mountain bike riding in outstanding natural scenery and fantastic weather. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/mountain.bike.holiday Instagram http://instagram.com/bikevallespir_jake Website www.mtbholidaysfrance.com