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The little club making big things happen.

The little club making big things happen.

Words: Tommy Wilkinson Photos: © Wilkinson, Strangeways, Collis, Robertson. It’s a rare sight, and one that polarises opinion. The North-bound A1 has few sights to inspire the imagination between Leeds and Newcastle. Rounding the crest of the Western bypass at Gateshead is an emotion conjuring moment for anyone used to the wide open spaces of […]

SDA RD 3 | Glencoe – Of mountains and men.

SDA RD 3 | Glencoe – Of mountains and men.

Battles in the mountains. Glencoe is a name to set hearts racing. Some with fear and trepidation, others who relish at taking on this hostile mountain. First pioneered in 2007, the black route is still considered one of the ultimate UK downhill tracks. The red route, as used for this race, is a tamer beast, […]

Enduro World Series Rd3 Tweedlove: The Route

Enduro World Series Rd3 Tweedlove: The Route

It’s not even 24 hours since Ireland’s Greg Callaghan (@MtBGC) spayed his load, of champagne, over a grassy field in Glenealy and already the Tweedlove (@Tweedlovefest) Crew have released the route maps for the next round of the Enduro World Series, next weekend. Day 1 consists of a 58km romp alongside the river Tweed towards Innerleithen, with […]

Photofolio: Tommy Wilkinson

Photofolio: Tommy Wilkinson

Intro: Stu Thomson Images: (c) Tommy Wilkinson There’s a little quote I love, a few words that define the type of person I aspire to be but also one that, particularly in recent years, makes me reflect on how would I deal with the worst situations should I find myself there… ‘Adversity breeds opportunity’… It’s […]

SDA Glencoe – What you need to know.

SDA Glencoe – What you need to know.

The SDA have been kind enough to give us this run down on Glencoe. We’ll be there covering it, though it won’t be Tommy this time as he’s skyving with a well deserved holiday. We’ll have our young padwan Liam Moss on photo duties. Expect a race report some time on Monday. A TRACK WITH […]

Schwalbe British 4X Series Round 2 – Afan, South Wales

Schwalbe British 4X Series Round 2 – Afan, South Wales

What a perfect weekend. Amazing 4X track, blue skies, great crowd, brilliant racing and an electric atmosphere all weekend. Round 2 of the 2015 Schwalbe British 4X Series raised the bar and took 4X entertainment to the next level. A few weeks ago Architrail spent a few days at the Afan track making a few […]

Solid Strike Black Star | Overview

Solid Strike Black Star | Overview

Words: Max Neely Photos: © Tommy Wilkinson Solid have stepped up their game massively this year, moving to a direct sales model has significantly reduced the price of their bikes to put them in head-on competition with the other direct sale and mainstream brands. Rather than sponsoring individual Freeriders like YT, they have invested in […]

Mojo Nicolai

Mojo Nicolai

Local ripper Nikki Whiles takes the new Mojo Nicolai on a test ride on the local trails around Mojo HQ. Remember if you would like to check out or test one of the bikes Mojo have all three sizes available. Still photo: Alex Tyler

Coppafeel! Tahnée Seagrave Competition

Coppafeel! Tahnée Seagrave Competition

Coppafeel! Tahnée Seagrave Competition At the start of the 2015 season, Tahnée Seagrave decided that she wanted to raise awareness of some kick-ass young people. She decided that she wanted to raise money for a Breast Cancer Awareness charity CoppaFeel!, a charity her and the FMD Racing team felt that although they help people of […]

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