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RACE PREVIEW: 2014 BRITISH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, INNERLEITHEN

Gee and Rachel Atherton will both defend their British National crowns at Innerleithen this weekend. Both siblings have won the title for the last two years running and both have sworn not to give up the top step without a fight. Marc Beaumont and Taylor Vernon will both race this weekend. Marc holds two National [...]

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Surfing the Severn Bore

Surfing the Severn Bore

It’s almost ten PM, and we’re in the Sport-X dashing down country roads in pursuit. We’re in the middle of a convoy of vans. We’re all in this together. Phil is leading us through the Gloucestershire countryside and we’re trusting his every turn and every road. We don’t know where we’re going. We don’t know [...]

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Atherton Racing Poster & Fox T-shirt Giveaway Ts&Cs

Want to win this signed Atherton Racing poster and Fox World Cup t-shirt ? Head over to the Vito Sport Facebook post (http://owl.li/z7A5r) and answer this trivia question: Where is the next round of the UCI Downhill World Cup? Entries are open NOW and close THIS THURSDAY JULY 17 AT 17:00 BST! Vito Sport Signed [...]

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Les Deux Alpes, France

Gee takes his 3rd consecutive win at the Crankworx Polygon Air DH

Gee Atherton took his third win at the Polygon Air DH at Crankworx this weekend. He is unbeaten in the Event’s history – having secured double wins with Rachel in 2012 and 2013. Team-mate Marc Beaumont took 7th place (He’s previously scored a 6th and a 4th here) Weather conditions in the run up to [...]

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Atherton Race Report: World Cup 2014, Round 4 Leogang

Taylor Vernon takes 2nd place, his best World Cup to date! GT Factory Racing’s 17 year old Taylor Vernon continued his steady climb towards the top of the junior ranks with a strong second place today – all the more remarkable for a young rider who damaged 5 vertebrae less than a year ago. Rachel [...]

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GT Factory Racing Experience Day 2014

Three lucky winners joined Vito Sport and GT Factory Racing for a memorable Experience Day at Antur Stiniog, North Wales, on a sunny day in late May. Gee Atherton, Slugger Beaumont, and Taylor Vernon were all representing GT Factory Racing while Dan and Rachel Atherton sat out due to injury and illness. The sun was [...]

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