Video: Can you really backflip an e-bike?

By Oli Woodman | Friday, June 28, 2013 12.44pm

Mention e-bikes and what do you think of? Common connotations include heavy, slow and unnattractive machinery and speed restrictions. 

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Okay, we're being harsh, but if there's one thing you wouldn't think of trying on an electric bike, it would be performing a backflip. Step in dirt jumper Olly Parker, an AVE XH5 e-bike and a challenge he couldn't resist…

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Video: Olly Parker attempts an e-bike backflip

Read the full story on Olly's backflip challenge in Electric Bike Buyer's Guide, on sale now and available through the Cycling Plus container app.

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