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Maximum excitement for the final Mini DH

Maximum excitement for the final Mini DH

After weeks of qualifying rounds, the final of the Mini Downhill took place during the weekend of the Fort William World Cup. Here's the full race report: "An exciting morning of racing today for the Scottish Cycling Youth Mini Downhill Final at the UCI Mountain Bike World cup in Fort William...

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4X Pro Tour final – The race report

4X Pro Tour final – The race report

Another excellent, action packed round of the 4X Pro Tour was held in Fort William last Saturday evening. Chris Roberts gives an overview of the racing: "The dust has just settled from the finals here in Fort William at 4X ProTour round 4. As ever the racing simply did not disappoint and kept...

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Final DHI results

Final DHI results

After the sunshine over the past week, the heavens opened, but the Highland weather didn't dampen the atmosphere! Race report to follow, but in the meantime, have a look at the results... DHI Mens Elite Final Results DHI Womens Elite Final Results...

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Final 4X Pro Tour results

Final 4X Pro Tour results

A great day of action packed 4X Pro Tour racing! Race report to follow, but in the meantime check out the results... 4X Pro Tour Mens Elite Final Results 4X Pro Tour Women Final Results...

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4X Pro Tour hits Fort William!

4X Pro Tour hits Fort William!

Fort William welcomed Round 4 of the 4X Pro Tour last night with and sunny qualifying session. The track here in Scotland is incredibly technical with lots of rocks, loose corners and changing surface. The riders love it and the crowds for this race are always huge. Tomas Slavik has contin...

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Advance Traffic Warning – Saturday 9 June

Advance Traffic Warning – Saturday 9 June

Forewarned is forearmed, so here’s some news that is important for anyone travelling up the A82 from Glasgow on Saturday 9 June. The Olympic Torch Relay is setting off from Dumbarton around 9.00am, travelling up the A82 to Fort William, arriving at 1.30pm. The Olympic Torch Relay contains over 100...

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Need a lift?

Need a lift?

EcoCab Argyll is coming to Fort William this weekend! The cycle rickshaw pick up and drop off Cab Service will be running from the high street to the Nevis Centre for Downhill Downtown. They will also be operating in car parks, and doing hotels and pub runs. Want more information? Contact Jam...

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Johnny Sutherland chosen as official World Cup artist

Johnny Sutherland chosen as official World Cup artist

Lochaber artist and designer Johnny Sutherland has been chosen as the official artist for the 2012 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup. Johnny will be documenting this years event with his unique sketches, drawings and paintings inspired by the electric atmosphere of the world cup. The riders, course, r...

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5 days to go – let the games begin!

5 days to go – let the games begin!

The World Cup team assembles today to start the transformation from Car Park to World Cup Village. Already the grandstand is in position and the cabins strategically located. Each day there will be a steady transformation that will climax this weekend. See you there. Find out more about ticke...

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Scott and Katy on 4X podium in Val di Sole

Scott and Katy on 4X podium in Val di Sole

It was great to see Britain’s Scott Beaumont taking a well-deserved 3rd spot at the Val di Sole 4X event – as one of the joint architects of the new 4X Pro Tour there is no-one more passionate about the sport than Scott. He battled hard with the Czech 4X masters Tomas Slavik and Michal Proko...

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