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Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip

The Ergon GE1 is a newly designed lock-on grips developed specially for gravity bikes. Knowing that riders in this category run extra wide bars with a generous bend to their elbow, the GE1 grip was made to reduce fatiguing in the arms and hands to provide the comfort Ergon products are known for. The GE1 grips employs two different rubber compounds, one of which is used in a texturized zone facing opposite of nature rotation of the hand to prevent your hands from slipping around and ultimately making for a more comfortable grip.

Ergon GE1 MTB Grip Features

  • Optimized ergonomics for wide MTB handlebars
  • Works with the typical arm and upper body position used on technical trails and downhills
  • Texture opposed the rotation of the hand while riding, and is angled to support the arm and upper body position
  • Improved pressure distribution in the thumb area
  • Internal core with cut outs complements grip textures
  • Additional damping on grips external edges
  • Multiple grip textures for improved feel
  • Surface profile promotes maximum grip
  • Clamps securely, even on carbon bars

Ergon GE1 MTB Grip Specifications

  • Use: Enduro, Freeride, All-Mountain
  • Inner Clamp: Forged Aluminum/CNC machined
  • Material: Lightweight Silicon rubber, 4 sone profiling
  • Weight: 120g per pair
Installation Guide
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Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip
 
4.7

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (6)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Mountain biking (6)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (13)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Get a grip! Or maybe a pair.

    Bought these just before heading to Montana for a few days of riding. The riding was great, and my hands/grips were not something I thought about once in 4 rides (one short...Read complete review

    Bought these just before heading to Montana for a few days of riding. The riding was great, and my hands/grips were not something I thought about once in 4 rides (one short jaunt and 3 rides with mileage in the teens... long climbs and descents). Natural terrain, no manmade features/jumps/drops save for some smaller ones on the short trail. In short, just the type of riding that Ergon developed these grips for. This is the first grip manufacturer change I've made in 5 or so years, and I was happy to observe that I didn't regret the decision once. Can't wait to get more time with these grips, which means time on the trail, and that's always good.

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Probably good for small hands but not me

    I had seen that this grip was co-developed with Fabien Barel, which caught my interest because usually the stuff he makes is very good. I also thought the shape of the grips looked...Read complete review

    I had seen that this grip was co-developed with Fabien Barel, which caught my interest because usually the stuff he makes is very good. I also thought the shape of the grips looked promising. However, having used it for a couple months, I realize it just doesn't suit me. It's actually much thinner than I thought and the padding is very firm/hard which hurt my hands on longer rides. If it were just a few millimeters thicker all around, it would probably be much better.

    I've replaced them with the ODI Rogues which are definitely an improvement over these. They are thicker, grippier, and softer (but not too soft). I may even try going with the ESI Chunky or Extra Chunky for even more vibration reduction and grip.

    So I would say try these grips if you have smaller hands and/or you prefer a thin/hard grip. Otherwise go for something thicker/softer.

    By the way, if you do get these, be careful with the screw. It seems to have very soft metal and so they probably aren't kidding around when they tell you to torque it to an exact spec. My ODI Rogue screws were much more tolerant.

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    4.0

    love these grips

    By Smashly

    from Nova Scotia, CA

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Awesome color choices
    • Comfortable
    • Great grip

    Cons

    • Can Become Slippery

    Best Uses

    • Mountain biking

    Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

    I use these for all forms of mountain biking; xc, Enduro, freeride and some dh. They work great! I typically wear full finger gloves with them, however, I have used my fingerless gloves before (I found the grips became a little slippery from sweating with fingerless.. But nothing serious). I love the Color choices - I have red. I would certainly recommend these to all riders.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Best grips in the biz!

    By Fernan2

    from Puerto Rico

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Comfortable trustworthy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Trail And Xc

      Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

      Best grips I've used so far! I'd gladly purchase them again once they're worn out. They are very comfortable and also very durable. A few weeks back I rode a 100 kms XC race in Parguera, Puerto Rico, and they handled the strain of a long ride incredibly well. I am very pleased with this product and would recommend this to anyone in need of comfortability and above all, trustworthy products for their bikes!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Well worth the money

      By superbeers

      from Redlands, CA

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Easy Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Mountain biking

        Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

        These are my favorite grips of all time. They flare out a bit towards the middle and index fingers to allow for a more ergonomic grip that prevents hand/forearm fatigue and gives you a better riding posture with the elbows bent outwards. Because of the closed end design, they will add a little length (1/4 inch?) to each end of the handlebars.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Great grips

        By Truckee biker

        from Truckee

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Great Design
        • Solid

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Wide Bar Mt Bike

          Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

          Best grips for wide handlebars

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Good-looking, comfortable grips.

          By MarvinK

          from Pullman, WA

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Attractive
          • Carbon-friendly
          • Comfortable

          Cons

          • Pricey

          Best Uses

          • Mountain biking

          Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

          The GE1 grips look great, the oval shape is very comfortable and the newer lock-on style works great with carbon bars. My bars aren't extraordinarily wide, and the grips are still comfortable. I might rate the GA1Evo as slightly more comfortable, but these look better and I prefer the lock-on with these.

          My only real concern is they are a little pricey and the soft end probably isn't going to hold up very well if I brush up against a tree or rock. So far, so good, though!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Nice looking, comfortable grips.

          By MarvinK

          from Pullman, WA

          Pros

          • Attractive
          • Carbon-compatible
          • Comfortable

          Cons

          • Pricey

          Best Uses

          • Mountain biking

          Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

          The GE1 grips look great, the oval shape is very comfortable and the newer lock-on style works great with carbon bars. My bars aren't extraordinarily wide, and the grips are still comfortable. I might rate the GA1Evo as slightly more comfortable, but these look better and I prefer the lock-on with these.

          My only real concern is the soft end probably isn't going to hold up very well if I brush up against a tree or rock. So far, so good, though!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Another awesome grip by Ergon!

          By COMTBchic

          from Lakewood, CO

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Easy To Install
          • High performance
          • Shock absorbing

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Mountain biking

            Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

            Ergon delivers another great grip. Comfortable, shock absorbing, and easy to install. Love these and the color!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            comfortable,performance,easy install

            By MTBchic23

            from Lakewood, CO

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Easy To Install
            • High performance
            • Shock absorbing

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Mountain biking

              Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

              Another high quality grip from Ergon! Love the color, the feel, everything about this grip! Keeps my hands from getting beat up! Highly recommend!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              4.0

              Get a grip! Or maybe a pair.

              By Reverend

              from Bellingham, WA

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Focus Can Be On Trail
              • Hands Don't Slip
              • I Like Single Point Lock
              • Quite Comfortable Updown
              • Seem durable

              Cons

              • End Cap Durability

              Best Uses

              • Riding Bikes On Mountains

              Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

              Bought these just before heading to Montana for a few days of riding. The riding was great, and my hands/grips were not something I thought about once in 4 rides (one short jaunt and 3 rides with mileage in the teens... long climbs and descents). Natural terrain, no manmade features/jumps/drops save for some smaller ones on the short trail. In short, just the type of riding that Ergon developed these grips for. This is the first grip manufacturer change I've made in 5 or so years, and I was happy to observe that I didn't regret the decision once. Can't wait to get more time with these grips, which means time on the trail, and that's always good.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              3.0

              Probably good for small hands but not me

              By Brian

              from Indianapolis, IN

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Bar End Preinstalled
              • Only One Clamp Is Easy
              • Rubber Around Bar End
              • Unique Shape And Style

              Cons

              • Soft Screw
              • Too firm
              • Too Hardfirm
              • Too thin

              Best Uses

              • Small hands

              Comments about Ergon GE1 MTB Technical Grip:

              I had seen that this grip was co-developed with Fabien Barel, which caught my interest because usually the stuff he makes is very good. I also thought the shape of the grips looked promising. However, having used it for a couple months, I realize it just doesn't suit me. It's actually much thinner than I thought and the padding is very firm/hard which hurt my hands on longer rides. If it were just a few millimeters thicker all around, it would probably be much better.

              I've replaced them with the ODI Rogues which are definitely an improvement over these. They are thicker, grippier, and softer (but not too soft). I may even try going with the ESI Chunky or Extra Chunky for even more vibration reduction and grip.

              So I would say try these grips if you have smaller hands and/or you prefer a thin/hard grip. Otherwise go for something thicker/softer.

              By the way, if you do get these, be careful with the screw. It seems to have very soft metal and so they probably aren't kidding around when they tell you to torque it to an exact spec. My ODI Rogue screws were much more tolerant.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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