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The global pandemic made everyone reconsider their sources of recreation. Board games, cards and even lawn darts were sold out everywhere in the first few months of Covid-19, and one of the biggest retail booms was in cycling.

All kinds of bicycles—from professional to casual, solo all-terrain to a tandem 10-speed—flew off shelves. But there was a special interest in one emerging category: Electric bikes. An electric mountain bike, or eMTB, is generally like a regular mountain bike, except that it has an integrated motor that amplifies the rider’s pedaling.



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