The tech that made pro freeride mountain biker Sam Pilgrim a world champion


When you think of ebikes, you might think of something built to take some of the strain out of commuting – but that’s not always the case. Extreme sports brands are getting in on the action too, and British pro freeride mountain bike racer Sam Pilgrim is a real fan.

Pilgrim, who has been biking since he was 10 years old, shared his personal kit recommendations with TechRadar – from his favorite bike to the action cams he uses to capture footage for his YouTube channel.

Haibike Xduro AllMtn 10.0

Haibike Xduro AllMtn 10.0

An ebike built for demanding off-road riding

Frame: Aluminium | Drive unit: Yamaha PW-X System, 250W, 80Nm, 25km/h | Battery: Yamaha Lithium Ion | Weight: 22.3kg | Wheel size: 27.5 inches