About Muni

Mountain unicycling (often abbreviated to muni) is a type of unicycling performed on various different terrains that are off road (examples include muddy trails, snow & northshore). Muni often involves riding quickly on unpredictable terrain so it is advisable to wear protection (e.g. helmet and shin pads). Muni riders often ride off drops and ride thin beams.

Mountain unicycle

A Municycle typically has a 24“ or 26” wheel with long (compared to freestyle unicycles) cranks and needs to be built to withstand a good deal of punishment and be capable of handling rough terrain. Consequently municycles often have the following characteristics: