Beginners Watch: 6 Beginner Mountain Bike Skills that You Can Learn Anywhere! By Skills With Phil May 23, 2017 As a beginner, learning to ride mountain bikes can be frustrating when you don’t know basic skills. So here are 6 skills and drills you can learn with just a parking lot that will make mountain bike riding a whole lot easier! Share This: Tweet Skills With Phil Mountain bike skill tutorials hosted by Pro downhill racer Phil Kmetz. Explore and master the techniques behind mountain bike skills with easy to follow videos. Subscribe! Enter your email address to receive our top stories via email each week.