Seven of the best MTB flat pedals
Monday, April 20th, 2020 3:14pm
If you’re a flat pedal rider there’s never been so much choice on the market. From entry-level pedals perfect for beginners all the way up to podium-proven models.
We’ve handpicked 7 of the best flat pedals for you to consider!
Spank Oozy Trail
With a lightweight and low profile platform, these trail-ready pedals are shaped to shrug off high-speed strikes and have 18 pins per pedal for maximum grip. They’re beautifully finished and are well built, so will last for many miles too.
One of the largest platforms available with a wide stance for confidence-inspiring pedalling, these super grippy Daggas offer maximum traction and excellent durability. Designed in conjunction with flat pedal legend Chris Kovarik, these beasts are probably the grippiest on the market – perfect for downhill riders who want to stay glued to the pedal.
An updated version of the hugely popular Horizon pedal, these models have been tweaked and tuned with the help of the world’s greatest flat pedal rider, Team Chain Reaction Cycles rider Sam Hill. Offering excellent control, durability and grip in all weather conditions they’ve been redesigned to be the ultimate enduro riding pedal.
Available in two models to suit your shoe size, these ultra-reliable XT pedals have a wide body for extra stability and control, plus 10 pins per platform. Their concave shape and tall pins offer reassuring grip and they’re perfect for most mountain bike riding.
DMR Vault Brendog
From dirt jumps, downhill runs or all-day epics, the DMR Vault Brendog Ice pedals offer a fine balance of platform size, grip and long-lasting durability. With 11 adjustable pins per platform and a concave-shaped footbed there’s lots of grip on offer. They look super cool too!
Beautifully finished and designed for long term durability, the F20s offer good grip and excellent pedalling quality. They give you consistently smooth performance thanks to their sealed cartridge bearings which run within a sealed axle chamber. A quality pair of pedals that look stunning and will last for many miles!
These Funn Funndamental CNC-machined aluminium pedals are built for aggressive riding. They offer exceptional stability and control and are super durable too so will take a lot of abuse. Chamfered edges save weight, a concave shape for locking your feet in plus 11 pins per side make for a long-lasting grippy platform.