BikePark Wales race team from Aspect Media on Vimeo. BikePark Wales are delighted to announce the launch of their very first race team. Supporting local racers and giving them the necessary tools to compete to the best of their ability has always been an aim for the team behind BikePark Wales, realising this just six [...]
January usually brings about a mass of (usually) short-lived New Year’s resolutions. This usually involves the gym, but many are opting to grab the bike out of the shed and get wild in the mud and water of the trails. The proliferation of mud means you need to take care of your bike to make [...]
A selection of clips capturing GT Factory Racing’s trip in South Africa, featuring Gee Atherton, Rachel Atherton and Marc Beaumont.
4 World Cup Series wins in 2013 made our Rachel the most awarded British Mountain biker in the history of the sport with 19 World Cup wins to her name. Her resounding victory at the World Championships in South Africa this September was her second World Champs win but she’s had a lot to overcome [...]
Having spent much last summer in the warm embrace of the north west Highlands of Scotland, there are five spots that I am genuinely looking forward to riding again. Each has its own unique charm but offers something that is quintessentially Scottish and sits in an area rich in other great rides. 1. Kinlochleven Nestled [...]
Vito Sport traveled around the UK and Europe in 2013 documenting some of Britain’s top athletes. Here is a round up of some our favourites: May: The Adventure Series: Athertons vs Snowdon October: Vito Sport Atherton Experience Day at BikePark Wales September: The Adventure Series: Andrew Cotton vs Nazare August: Gee Atherton’s Helmet Cam from [...]
It was one of those spontaneous trips, but from the first mention of the idea we knew it could be epic. We had planned a ride in the Lake District on this Saturday for a while, and midweek the weather was looking perfect, cold but clear skies. The idea was hatched to be at the [...]