Top pro rider Martyn Ashton explains everything you need to know about trialsMartyn Ashton writes
"While I wouldn't say that trials is the best way to enjoy riding a bike (because I think that the feeling of riding any bike well is unbeatable), trials has one massive advantage over other bike disciplines. you can do it anywhere!
"With trials, you don't need a mountain, a chairlift, 40-odd miles of singletrack, a skatepark. Trials can be engineered to fit into any environment: you could literally ride out of your front door right now and find something new and challenging to ride on.
"Once you're into trials and you've got the bug, you'll never look at anything in the same way again..."
In the December issue of MBUK, on sale now, we've given Martyn 9 pages to tell you everything about the sport he loves so much: what to ride, what you need to get started, essential trials moves, the bikes and the kit, street, comps and demo, great trials sites and loads more...
Full contents listing for this issue of MBUK: http://www.mbuk.com/thismonthsmag.asp?id=8