Brian Lopes has been a top star in mountain biking for more than 25 years. He is a multi-time national and world champion. He’s also one of the top racers in history in Whistler’s Crankworx racing. 

1. When going through a big berm, you want to keep your head up and look towards the exit of the turn. Get the majority of your braking done before entering and carry as much speed as you feel comfortable with through the turn so you exit the turn with maximum momentum.