What’s the best thing about a road trip? Surfing at the other end of it. See how a road trip goes for big wave surfer Andrew Cotton when he heads off at the last second to catch that ever elusive wave… Tell us about your best road trip in the comments or tweet us!
The weekend of the 27th July saw one of my favourite races go down at Glencoe Mountain Resort. The Bluegrass Macavalanche by No Fuss Events is the UK’s only official mass-start downhill race. This is very much a race that appeals to my strengths as a rider. Top 10 was my goal for this one. [...]
See our photo preview of BikePark Wales here In episode two of the making of BikePark Wales we join the team in mid June as the project really ramps up. The visitor centre is now out of the ground and the roof is on, whilst trail work continues at full steam ahead. It’s a tough [...]
During the filming of The Adventure Series: Athertons vs Snowdon in May 2013, Dan recorded this full GoPro run riding downhill on Snowdon. The audio has been removed as we didn’t want to bombard you with 15 minutes of WIND in your ears – Dan rides really fast and the conditions weren’t entirely favourable for [...]
We made a visit to BikePark Wales yesterday. Anna showed us around the Visitor Centre and then we went halfway up Gethin mountain to explore some of the tracks (on foot). There is SO much to see and SO many trails to ride. The park is set to open on 24th August but take a [...]
You may know Pete Scullion from his days with Orange Bikes or his starring role in our Cadair Idris installment of The Adventure Series: He’s back with us now, blogging through his summer in the Scottish Highlands. This first entry chronicles the beginnings of his adventures. Tell us about your Scottish adventures in the comments! [...]
Gee takes 2nd while Rachel crashes twice dropping back to 12th. The notoriously tricky Mont St Anne track unseated both Gee and Rachel Atherton this weekend – Gee took a heavy tumble in qualifying while Rach qualified first but then came off twice on her Finals run. For the Women’s race conditions were fine – [...]