Getting ready for a day of trail riding can often mean a lot of faffing around, and when you’re riding in remote areas, you need to be prepared. So what’s the best way to pack your hydration bag?
Unlike road cyclists, who primarily use their cargo pockets and bike bags for storing their essentials, the majority of mountain bikers use a hydration system. These bags contain a bladder of fluid, and everything and anything else we can stuff in there.
Although there’s no set rule on how to pack, or what to pack, there are some guidelines we should follow to ensure we have the basics. Watch the video below for a quick guide – and scroll further down for more detailed advice.