Hot, high and dusty. It was an exciting weekend’s racing in Colorado with a 6th place in the General Classification for GT Factory Racing’s 17 year old Martin Maes, even allowing for the disappointment of a last minute crash on SP7. Team mate Dan Atherton was delighted to be back at the races and showed [...]
Rachel takes the win, Marc and Taylor podium. The team experienced mixed fortunes yesterday in the season’s opener at Antur Stiniog. Rachel, Taylor and Marc all podiumed but Gee came away with a disappointing 8th place. Heavy rains in the week preceding the event had left the slate track slick enough to catch out a [...]
The Brecon Beacons Adventure Rushes That Will Keep You Out All Day, Every DayThe 25 thrilling trails at Methyr Tydfil’s BikePark Wales, the UK’s best mountain biking facility, now whet the appetites of adrenalin seekers country-wide. But just north of town, a DIY adventure beckons that will keep bikers on the edge of their saddles [...]
With the first round of the British Downhill Series kicking off at Antur Stiniog this weekend, Round 1 of the Downhill World Cup in Pietermaritzburg just 15 days away and Round 1 of the Enduro World Series set to kick off in Chile seven days later the GT Factory Racing team met with fans and [...]
We, as mountain bikers, generally speaking enjoy an adventure as long as there are things that are constants. I know plenty of people who often ride the same trails weekend after weekend, but have an awful lot of fun doing it. Many like to know there’s a hard-standing car park, a cafe or bike shop [...]
GT Factory Racing’s Enduro rider Dan Atherton will miss EWS1 in Chile due to a hairline fracture to his tibia. Earlier this week Dan walked away from a spectacular OTB in Finale Ligure with only sore legs to show for it. But on Thursday afternoon Dan was on a training ride trying to spin out [...]
What’s involved in getting the world’s number one mountain bike race team ready for the season? Come along on a Vito Road Trip to Malaga with Atherton Racing and get an exclusive look at their training camp. Full edit coming next week!