Guest Post by Pete Scullion In my last blog, I mentioned the second annual The Dudes of Hazzard enduro had just gone down in Kinlochleven. Now I’ve had a chance to wash all my mucky kit and remove the grass and granite paste from my bike, here’s how the event of the year happened [...]
Yesterday the GT Factory Racing team travelled to Fort William to begin their final preparations for Round 1 of the World Cup. Team Director Dan Brown said “I couldn’t be happier with where we are right now. The riders are in great shape both physically and mentally – we have a new Junior rider in [...]
The sun shone on Innerleithen this weekend. The race field was stacked with World Cup riders in the final dress rehearsal for WC1 in Fort William later this week, the track was dusty and the pace was FAST. For Saturday’s seeding runs the track was generally fast flowing, slightly greasy up in the top section [...]
This year, Vito Sport is road tripping to the Fort William World Cup – and you’re helping plan it. Since we can’t bring everyone of you with us we encourage you to live vicariously through us and plan our route. We’ll be making a short film, along the lines of The Adventure Series films we’ve [...]
The Pro Ride Guides boys have been eagerly awaiting the 2013 UK Gravity Enduro at Hamsterley. The forest is filled with trails for every rider and all abilities, everything from serious and steep DH tracks to tricky and technical ‘rock and root’ sections, with a never ending mix of XC and trail routes; pleasing even [...]
A few months ago Martyn Ashton and Blake Samson visited Halfway Up Mountain Bike Club based near CwmCarn in Wales.
Snowdon Mountain: It’s important to note that there is a voluntary ban on cycling on Snowdon between 10am-5pm from 1st May to 30th September. This is due to how popular the mountain gets in the warmer months. There’s nothing stopping you from pushing your bike up before 5pm and riding down after. There are two [...]