Tag: downhill

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…

Home Is Where It’s Happening

It isn’t uncommon to be patriotic to your home town. But it makes it a little easier when you live somewhere as awesome as I do. Fort William is known to most as the home of British Downhill, but this small highland town has so…

Fort William Opens This Weekend!

Fort William DH tracks opens tomorrow for the Summer! Specialized bicycles will be on hand all weekend with demos & ride outs! Even offering people the chance to try out the Öhlins equipped Demo 8 Carbon. Saturday ride out will take place at 10am &…

EWS & BDS Results

What a weekend of racing! With the 2nd round of the EWS taking place in Argentina & the 1st round of the BDS being held at AE Forest. I don’t think there could have been anymore contrast between the condition these two lots of…

Lapierre Gravity Team Announced

Lapierre Gravity Republic Announces New Team, With the Addition of Two New Female Riders! Chloé Gallean & Rae Morrison  In 2016 Nicolas Vouilloz & Adrien Dailly will be joined by two new female riders: Rae Morrison and Chloé Gallean. But that’s not all! Three…

Red Bull TV 2015 Season Highlights

The 2015 is over and Winter is fast approaching, luckily for us though Red Bull TV have put together some 2015 season highlight to get us through this Winter. 2015 Downhill Season Highlights 2015 XC Season Highlights

Atherton Family & Taylor Vernon Join Trek

News has just broke that Atherton Racing will now be joining Trek Factory Racing. As they did with GT they have signed a 3 year initial deal. The news broke just two days after it was announced that Atherton Racing and GT Bicycles would…

Athertons Leave GT

After 4 years, over 50 Podiums, 3 World Championship Titles, 3 World Cup Over Wins, Atherton Racing Bids Farewell to GT! Rachel Atherton – “I just want to say a huge thank you to the company that carried me to 2 World Championships and 3…

QLOOM 2016 REVIEW

QLOOM SPRING/SUMMER 2016 REVIEW Yeah I know… I can’t believe it either! Summer 2015 is just over and we are already looking at Summer 2016 ranges! I don’t know about you but Qloom Bikewear was completely new to me up until a few months…

MSA Qualifying Results

Looks like luck was on the girls side in qualifying today in Mount Sainte Anne! The womens qualifying finished just minutes before the heavens opened! No surprises in qualifying with Atherton qualifying first, Raggot following closely behind her in 2nd and Carpenter in 3rd! Reports…

Jill Kintner – The Interview

“Bikes are fun and everyone knows it!” Jill Kintner…. Three time 4x World Champion… Consistent World Cup top ten finisher and … Olympic bronze medalist!   With so much success throughout her career it’s no wonder Jill Kintner is considered a legend in and out…

UK National Champs

UK National Champ’s This weekend saw the UK national champs descend on Llangollen, North Wales. With Atherton, Carpenter & Seagrave all going for the title it was bound to be a battle till the end. However Atherton’s streak of success seems to be never…