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The countdown has started

The countdown has started

  We usually kick off the main push to the Fort William weekend with a media photocall - which is why two leading Scots riders were clambering over a 4m high bike in sunny Clydebank a few weeks ago. Greg Williamson, from Inverness, impressed everyone with a couple of outstanding results in 20...

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Get your tickets now!

Get your tickets now!

There's no Olympics this year to distract mountain bike fans from the important job of buying their tickets, loading up the car/van and heading to Fort William for the best fat tyre event in the world. With more Brits than ever fighting it out in the upper echelons of the sport – they need your ...

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4X Pro Tour number 2 in Fort William

4X Pro Tour number 2 in Fort William

The 4X Pro Tour returns to Fort William with another weekend of peerless head to head racing in front of the always-enthusiastic Fort William crowds. Now firmly established, the 2013 4X Pro Tour kicks off in May in Szczawno-Zdrój (Poland) and then heads to Fort William to take on the longest est...

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2013 Website now live

2013 Website now live

Welcome to the 2013 Fort William World Cup and 4X Pro Tour website. Featuring the new event image and improved navigation, this site tells you everything you need to know. It's alos set up for simple smartphone navigation....

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Welcome to 2013 - which means the end of early bird ticket prices, but don't worry, Advance tickets are still excellent value. We're steadily updating the site and will be launching the new identity soon. Best wishes for a great 2013....

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Early Bird Tickets on sale now

Early Bird Tickets on sale now

Apologies for the ticket sales going live a day or so later than intended - but it's all OK now and ready for the committed to get their tickets at 2012 prices. Just follow the link in the header or click here. We're slowly working through the website and will be updating content and changing ...

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Early Bird tickets on sale 4 December

Early Bird tickets on sale 4 December

Sorry, that well known and suitably vague catch-all - a technical hitch - has caused a slight delay in getting the new ticket page up and running. Please bear with us - all should be good for tomorrow, Tuesday 4 December....

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2013 website coming soon

2013 website coming soon

We're working to update all the content ready for the 2013 event, complete with a new identity. Please bear with us until it's re-launched, either late December 2012 or early January 2013. The ticket link for earlybird tickets will work from 1-31 December 2012....

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Dates for your diaries

Dates for your diaries

Fort William is round 1 of the 2013 Downhill calendar and will also host a round of the 4X Pro Series again. 8-9 June 2013. Keep it clear. Early Bird tickets will go on sale on Monday 3 December 2012, for 4 weeks only....

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Award time

Award time

Since 2002 the Fort William World Cup has amassed an impressive haul of awards that would dent even the strongest mantelpiece. One of the most sought after is the UCI Best World Cup award. Voted by teams, riders, media and the UCI staff it recognises the World Cup that has excelled and for the 8t...

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