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TrashZen: Your Complete Guide To Trials Riding

Product code: 11850

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TrashZen: Your Complete Guide To Trials Riding

English Language Edition (New Revised Version inc Street Trial Section!)
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The ultimate trials riding guide, from TrashZen!

  • Featuring a wealth of information, a complete guide for everything Trials based!
  • Makes a great gift!
- The end result of years of practise and experience, Your Complete Guide To Trials Riding has been created by Julien Happich, webmaster of TrashZen.
- Featuring a wealth of information from technical help through to step-by-step guides to mastering the most technical moves in trials, this book has you covered!
- Detailed photographs are complimented by in-depth written descriptions to help make all aspects of the trials world easy to understand.
- The book covers a vast range of information from the basics of trials bike construction, differences in geometry, bike setup and competition rules.
- Tutorials for almost all trials moves from the humble trackstand through to the most demanding moves on both street and natural!
- 240 full-colour pages (216mm x 140mm) make this book great value for money.
- Now in French as 'Votre Guide Complet du Velo Trial'!
- From Julien:

"Over 40 techniques and transitions are carefully reviewed, from basic bike manoeuvring to expert-level moves as performed by the pros at UCI competitions. Each move is decomposed step-by-step with numerous photos and tips that will boost both your confidence and riding ability. It all starts with balance and a few hops on the back wheel, before you start challenging yourself on new lines and obstacles, looking at new ways to push your limits while staying on your bike. Also included in this book are several chapters about the sport's evolution, bike geometry and setup, as well as preparation advice.

Endorsed by the Union Cycliste Internationale, this carefully crafted handbook features numerous photos from top riders competing at UCI's recent Trials World Cups and World Championships.
- Introduction by UCI President, Pat McQuaid
- Foreword by multiple Trials World champion Kenny Belaey

Additional Information

New pictures and info to follow on new revised English edition!


Stevie Wonder

Is this available in brail?

Posted by Stevie Wonder

Reply from TartyBikes

Hi Stevie - Unfortunately this bike is only available in English or French printed versions. Thanks, Mark

Nick martin

Does this book contain tricks that can be proformed on a 20" trials bike as well as a 24" as I only have a 20" bike and am only just got into trials !! Thanks

Posted by Nick martin

Reply from TartyBikes

Hi Nick - thanks for your question. The focus of this book is the more traditional side of trials - navigating obstacles. This book does not feature much in the way of street trials, if that's what you mean by "a 24" bike". Each technique in this book is valid for each wheel size, though some may be easier on one than another. Hope that helps! Thanks, Flipp.


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covers it all!!

Posted by Bazz

A good quality book, very in detail with lots of pictures and thorough break downs of all techniques used in competition trials!

Reply from TartyBikes

Hi Bazz - I'm glad you found the book helpful, there is a lot of info in there! Thanks for the review.


Worthy Purchase

Posted by chris

Having been out of the trials scene for about 7 years, i decided to sell my DH bike (due to injury) and get back into trials. I bought this book to read up on whilst I was in hospital getting surgery, and its brilliant! So detailed and the photos really compliment the words, it takes you from the basics like trackstands all the way up to moves to front wheel etc. I would recommend this book to new riders, and more experienced riders alike as there really is something for everyone. Awesome read!

Reply from TartyBikes

Hi Chris - I'm glad you like the book! Thanks for the detailed review.


The definitive handbook of bike trials

Posted by Hugh

I'm a 40yo mtn biker starting to learn trials. There is not really a trials community where I live so I am self taught. I ordered this book recently and it is simply superb. Happich greatly expands on the content from his Trashzen website. Every trials move from beginner to world championship level is categorized and explained in detail with multiple photos of him pulling the moves and detailed description of each stage of the move. Obviously a great deal of time and care was taken in producing this book and I reckon this will become the bible for bike trials techniques for many years. It might seem expensive for a small paperback but the wealth of information means it would be a bargain at twice the price. Whatever level you ride at you should check it out.

Reply from TartyBikes

Hi Hugh - The amount of work that's gone into this book is quite incredible! I'm glad you've found it useful too. I wish I'd had access to something like this when I first got started in the trials world! Thanks for the detailed review, and good luck with your future riding.


Packed with information

Posted by Jake

Bought this book a while back, and have been reading it on-off before bed. All the little information it gives you in the step by step guides to do a move helps so much, I would recommend this to any trials rider regardless of skill level. There's 100x more information in this than they have on their official website, cheers Julian for writing it and Tartybikes for shipping it to me!

Reply from TartyBikes

Thanks for the review Jake, glad you like the book! We are also very impressed with the amount of info it contains.

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