Race Team

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Bontrager 24/12 – 2013

After a three year absence I was back at the Bontrager 24/12 endurance race at Newnham Park in Plymouth. This is one of my favourite 24 hour events, not just because it is down the road, but because it has one of the most interesting courses in a cross country race. It’s hilly, but also has some fun, relatively technical… Read more →

Bontrager 24/12

What a great weekend! Riding, eating, drinking and a bit of racing with old friends, past guests and new guests alike. The Joyriders camp was set up on Friday in glorious sunshine – so a great weekend was set in motion! A practice lap of the 12km course gave us some short sharp climbs and some great swoopy singletrack! Berms,… Read more →

DYFI Enduro Race Report: By Darren Hartley

DYFI ENDURO – 2ND MAY 2010 Machynlleth, located in the Dyfi Valley and the unofficial “ancient capital of Wales”, was the setting for the annual Dyfi Enduro. The event, organised by local cycle shop Summit Cycles based in Aberystwyth, took its traditional place on the calendar on the first May Bank Holiday. This was my fourth visit to the event… Read more →

Brownbacks racing report: By Tom Albutt

Hope XC Series at Lee Quarry, Lancashire There was a high standard of racers there for Sunday’s race with the series now counting towards BC ranking points. High winds also contributed to make the already technical, rocky course even more tricky and we had to fight hard against the wind to keep a line on the narrow rocky singletrack. It’s… Read more →