Wales has been at the heart of UK mountain biking from the start. And although most of the traffic is now focused on the world-class network of trail centres, my heart still lies with the more ‘natural’ stuff – a mix of old tracks and bridleways that crisscross the spectacular mountains, valleys and moors. And [...]
The fog seemed to thicken as we drove further into the black mountains in Germany. It was grey, gloomy and wet, it reminded me very much of Wales. We were on our way to Todtnau Bike Park with Kye Forte to film some Downhill Mountain Bike action. I pressed the magic button on the dashboard [...]
The sound of the engine revving and the smell of petrol burning as the exhaust fired reminded me of my childhood. As the motorbikes throttle was pulled back, the engine revved louder; it was like being a kid again on a Sunday morning when my Dad used to start my 80cc Yamaha before I could [...]
During Communism, Slovakia’s Tatras mountains were almost unknown to the outside world. Since then, they have developed a growing reputation for bargain-price skiing at resorts like Jasná and Štrbské Pleso. But there’s much more to this stark, sharp 80km-long line of peaks. Outside of the Alps and the Pyrenees the High Tatras – hugging the [...]
Moments – Gee Atherton takes us for a GoPro run of Cairns world cup track. Watch the video now from Gee Atherton’s qualifying run at the Cairns World Cup in Australia.
Yesterday at Fort William was long and wet but ultimately a good day for the GT Factory Racing Downhill team who made the journey home with a first place for Gee Atherton and 3rd place for Marc Beaumont (and Slugger took fastest time through the speed trap)! Atherton Academy rider Kade Edwards was delighted to [...]
Get your bike ready! May 21st is time for another GT Factory Racing Experience Day at Antur Stiniog. We have 5 places to give away. Enter now on the Vito Sport Facebook! Due to Antur’s restrictions: under 18s will need to be signed in by a [...]