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Bluegrass Enduro Tour 2014

Bluegrass Enduro Tour 2014

The Bluegrass Enduro Tour, the international blind-racing enduro series, is back for more action in 2014! 6 events next year: • 06 April: Dabo – France. • 04 May: Glencoe mountain – Scotland. • 11 May: Rombach le Franc – France. • 16 August: Dublin – Ireland. (Ladies-only event). • 21 September: Guebwiller – France. • 26/28 September: Castelbuono – Sicily. And some very exciting new stuff: In France: A children race the day before race day, and an “Open” [...]

Salut, Ludo May

Salut, Ludo May

There’s no rest for the wicked! After an exhausting enduro season, the CANYON Factory Enduro Team have only a short minute to take a deep breath and let loose before diving into preparations for the upcoming season. The CFET will also be welcoming a new rider: the Swiss Ludovic “Ludo” May. The team’s newbie is full of potential: originating from downhill racing, the 24-year-old is following the footsteps of the CFET captain Fabien Barel. Ludo’s legs have already pushed through [...]

RIDE FOR SICK SKILLS!

RIDE FOR SICK SKILLS!

After years of racing at the highest level Ben Cathro decided to pass on his knowledge by starting Sick Skills mountain bike coaching. 2 years later and he’s worked with hundreds of amazing riders. Some went on to win races, some even won championships and they all learnt some Sick Skills! Now Sick Skills is looking to take on a team of young talented riders, coach them, guide them and prepare them for the big leagues. The Sick Skills Development [...]

Scottish Enduro Series 2014

Scottish Enduro Series 2014

On St Andrews Day, after the epic day/night enduro at Innerleithen, No Fuss Events and Innerleithen MTB Racing (IMTBR) sat down to bring together all the information and finalise the details of the highly anticipated Scottish Enduro Series. Duncan Nisbet from IMTBR said he is very excited to work together with No Fuss in the provision of the first Scottish Enduro Series. After the meeting he had this to say, ‘This will be a series that will be all about [...]

Won’t Back Down  

Won’t Back Down

Even though the World Premiere on the 7th December, in Sheffield, is sold out…you still can’t help getting excited about one of the biggest downhill films ever! Steve Peat’s “Won’t Back Down”, edited by Porter and Lawlor promises to be the downhill doco of all time. The amount of work that has gone into this production over the past cople of years is mind blowing, we can’t wait to see the finished article.

Trailer 1 – Injuries – A Racer’s Dream by Hutchinson UR  

Trailer 1 – Injuries – A Racer’s Dream by Hutchinson UR

The documentary “A Racer’s Dream” was produced by JB Bazzarini for the Hutchinson UR team to give you an inside sight of what it really takes to be an athlete seeking the top spot at the World Championships in Pietermaritzburg. Through injuries, training, World Cup racing, podiums, disappointments, stress, hope and joy, the whole team had plenty on their hands leading up to South Africa. The Hutchinson UR team annonced their release date for the movie “A Racer’s Dream” on [...]

Hutchinson UR Team in Val Di Sole  

Hutchinson UR Team in Val Di Sole

Another good race weekend under the sun. This weekend the Hutchinson UR team was in Italy for the 2nd World Cup race in Val Di Sole. The sun was shining bright and a very dusty and technical track awaited the riders. Tracey felt great on her bike all weekend and despite a 7th place in qualifying, she carried on getting faster and faster at each training session.Unfortunately she got off on a bad pace during her race run and probably [...]

Young Scottish Talent – George Gannicott  

Young Scottish Talent – George Gannicott

Over the coming months we’ll be out filming and interviewing some of the best young Scottish mountain biking talent there is. With Base mountain biking down in the Borders Collage now firmly embedded in their curriculum the guy’s and girls with talent can now be taken to a higher level than ever before. Second in the series we have a wee chat to Dirt Norco’s new Junior signing George Gannicott    

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