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Summer MTB Destinations

MTB CIC Hut Ben Nevis Fort William

Summer is sneaking up on us here at MTB Girls Ride – We can’t wait for some Summer Bike action! Whether that is Gondola Laps at the infamous Nevis Range, home to the World Cup Since 2002 or long mountain days in the Alps…

UCI New Rules for World Cup Finals

The UCI have changed the rules once again and this time they have reduced the number of women that can make it through to the world cup finals. Previously 20 women were able to proceed through to the finals from qualifying this has now…

The Solstice Backpack

The Solstice is the new womens specific backpack from CamelBak new MTB low rider range. It’s designed to move your load down towards your waist. This change gives you a lower centre of gravity and a wider range of movements so essentially it should…

Bluegrass Brave Helmet

Safe, Secure & Stylish  Safety is key with the Bluegrass Brave helmet. The design and construction of this helmet has been carefully developed to ensure optimum protection for your head. The  Brave helmet has the capability to withstand double the impact of most helmets this…

Lupo MET Helmet Review

I’ve spent the last month trying out the new trail helmet from MET. The Lupo helmet is new to the MET/Bluegrass trail range for 2016. The helmet is claimed to be the perfect balance between aggressive styling, ventilation and comfort. The helmet weighs in at only…

MTB Girls Ride – Group Ride

SKINS WATERPROOF ISN’T IT????? MTB Girls Ride just hosted our first girls group ride last weekend! Organising a group uplift day in Fort William was always going to be risky… as most people that are familiar with Fort William will know the weather is…

UCI to Host Stevie Smith Memorial Run at Fort William World Cup

Fort William was always going to be an emotional world cup after the tragic passing of Stevie Smith. Upon hearing the news of Stevie’s death the mountain bike community pulled together on a number of MTB forums to express their love and gratitude for 4 time World…