Earlier in the year, I posted my 5 favourite Scottish rides. Now the days are getting longer and British Summer Time at the end of the month, it’s time to get the bike primed for some adventures! First of my five guides is for the northern end of the Lairig Ghru, probably the most famous [...]
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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 [...]
In the first of a new series entitled My Local Spot, Lauren Jenkins enthuses about Cwmcarn in South Wales. Tell us about your favourite nearby place using #MyLocalSpot on Twitter or Facebook and you can be featured too! If there’s one thing I love about Cwmcarn, it’s that we have history. It may not be [...]
The first Vito Sport Atherton Experience Day of the year took place at Revolution Bike Park on 1st August in North Wales. Bright sunny skies greeted us at Revolution Bike Park after a full day of rain the day before. We set up our flags and got the Vito Sport-X ready to show off. Around [...]
At the end of the Vito Sport Atherton Experience Day at Revolution Bike Park, we scooped up Dan, Rachel, and Gee and sat them down for a short interview. They told us about the current season and the future, upcoming projects with Red Bull, and filming The Adventure Series: Athertons vs Snowdon.
During the filming of The Adventure Series: Athertons vs Snowdon in May 2013, Dan recorded this full GoPro run riding downhill on Snowdon. The audio has been removed as we didn’t want to bombard you with 15 minutes of WIND in your ears – Dan rides really fast and the conditions weren’t entirely favourable for [...]