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GOING APE IN EASTERN EUROPE’S MINI-ALPS

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 [...]

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Race Report: Round 2 Shimano BDS: Fort William

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 [...]

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CONTEST: GT Factory Racing Experience Day

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 [...]

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Take me to the river and let me day dream

Driving along the winding road, snow capped mountains dominate the skyline while the sound of the Stereophonics maintain a high level of morale within the Vito Sport. We’ve been on the road for six hours, leaving the fresh baguettes and overpriced espressos of France and heading into the wilderness of Switzerland. The past three days [...]

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Ride Guide: Allt a Mhuilinn, Scotland

The second of my top 5 is south west of Aviemore and in just as grand a location. The Allt a Mhuilinn lends its name to the river than flows from the north face of Ben Nevis, and, as the walkers’ path that skirts it’s eastern bank for almost its entire length, it’s picked up [...]

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