Pain vs Reward: The mental side - Episode 7

Pain vs Reward: The mental side - Episode 7

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Pain vs Reward: The mental side - Episode 7

In the final episode of Pain vs Reward: Mental fitness for athletes is as important as physical fitness and confidence can take a beating after an injury. Find out how DH mountain bikers deal with the psychological effects of injury and prepare mentally to return to their sport.

With competition and progression pushing the sport of downhill mountain biking forward at lightning speed, the risks riders face are also changing rapidly. Take a look at the most common injuries and how the pros deal with the harshest slams.

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