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Today’s view from the World Cup track team…

Today’s view from the World Cup track team…

Marshal Point 6: We've found long term Fort William legend indicating on his fingers how many years he's been standing at that corner and probably for as many more years to come he hopes... If you are passing Point 6 on your course walk, pop over and give him a HI-5 or 10. Never one to bite he wil...

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Shimano Saint & Zee test track at Fort William

Shimano Saint & Zee test track at Fort William

The Fort William World Cup is widely regarded as the greatest mountain bike event on the planet. This year, Shimano are giving you the chance to try out the latest generation of our Saint and Zee components throughout the World Cup weekend on a dedicated test track. There will be a number of down...

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Village information

Village information

One of the best things to do in between watching the race action is to saunter through the World Cup Village. As well as the obvious food and drink options (include local specialities), there are over 100 individual companies and organisations laid out over 6 square kilometres for you to peruse. The...

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Get to know them better: Rider Profiles – Tomas Slavik

Get to know them better: Rider Profiles – Tomas Slavik

Tomas Slavik - 4X Men Years on the World Cup circuit? 10 years Do you ever wear lycra? Unfortunately yes. Flats or Clips? Flats What gets you dancing? Well, it must be REALLY something! Favourite sportsperson? Jaromir Jagr Ever tried haggis? Nope No. of Twitter followers? Only...

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Get to know them better: Rider Profiles – Morgane Charre

Get to know them better: Rider Profiles – Morgane Charre

Morgane Charre - Downhill Women Years on the World Cup circuit? 2013 will be my 4th year on the circuit Do you ever wear lycra? ahah...No way! Flats or Clips? Flats What gets you dancing? Icona Pop Favourite sportsperson? Kilian Jornet Ever tried haggis? Not yet! No. of Twit...

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