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Gwinn and Atherton dominate in Val di Sole

Gwinn and Atherton dominate in Val di Sole

The USA’s Aaron Gwin and Britain's Rachel Atherton blew their competitors away with runs that put them 7 and 4 seconds respectively ahead of the opposition. On a course as rough and rooty as they come, Gwin's lead was remarkable, pushing Greg Minnaar (RSA) and Gee Atherton (GBR) into second...

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Nevis Range film competition launched

Nevis Range film competition launched

Film, win & ride away with £500 cash + a day filming with MTBCut + a screening of the winning film at the 2013 MTB World Cup! Nevis Range launched its 2013 MTB Film Competition with prize fund valued at over £1000 on Friday 25th May. The competition is open to amateur film makers who are as...

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Tracy to hold Olympic Torch aloft at Fort William!

Tracy to hold Olympic Torch aloft at Fort William!

Five times Fort William winner, 2010 World Champion and helping to secure a British women’s spot at this summer’s Olympic XC event in deepest Essex (thanks to a great result in the first XC Eliminator race in Houffalize) - what better credentials to hold the Torch when the flame visits Fort ...

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Double the fun with two Mini DH races

Double the fun with two Mini DH races

Last weekend was packed full of exciting of racing with two rounds of the Scottish Cycling Youth Mini DH series. First up it was off to Newmilns near Kilmarnock to the Extreme Valley Riders Bike park next to the dry ski slope. The course was a mix of berms and small table tops with a few challenging...

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50 young riders at Perth for Mini DH series

50 young riders at Perth for Mini DH series

Monday 7 May saw an exciting day of racing for the Mini Downhill Series. 50 young riders experienced the thrill of downhill racing at Kinnoull Hill in Perth. The course was on the new bike park which has been built between a partnership of local riders and the Forestry Commission. A couple of added ...

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Not so Sunny Meadow at Round 2 of the Pro Tour Series.

Not so Sunny Meadow at Round 2 of the Pro Tour Series.

The second round of the Pro Tour made history of a different kind. It can only be described as the wettest 4X event ever staged! Round 2 of the 2012 4X Pro Tour took place in Szczawno Zdroj, Poland on 5 May. The day began with practice on Saturday morning. The sun was shining brightly through blu...

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Sunny Meadow gears up for Round 2 of 4X Pro Tour

Sunny Meadow gears up for Round 2 of 4X Pro Tour

The second round of the 4X Pro Tour is upon us as riders prepare to hit the Sunny Meadow 4X track this Saturday 5 May in Szczawno Zdroj, Poland. The people of Szczawno take 4X very seriously, ensuring that the event is well advertised and promoted around the town. Best of all, local shops wil...

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Downhill Downtown – Bombskare to headline Friday 8 June

Downhill Downtown – Bombskare to headline Friday 8 June

One of the top live draws in the country BOMBSKARE, Scotland’s 9-man ska juggernaut are not to be missed at Downhill Downtown in Fort William during the World Cup weekend. BOMBSKARE are an ever-increasing fixture on the festival circuit, whenever a party needs starting, this band will light...

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Downhill track opens this weekend at Nevis Range

Downhill track opens this weekend at Nevis Range

Wondering what to do this weekend? Nevis Range is opening both the Orange DH and the Red 4X for you to play on this weekend, as well as offering some late season skiing and boarding. If you decide to head along to partake in some seriously fun riding, see if you can spot the diggers on site build...

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Great start to Mini DH in Fort William

Great start to Mini DH in Fort William

The first round of the Mini DH series got off to a great start at Nevis Range in Fort William at the weekend. The action packed day of racing took place on Sunday 22 April, where 9am saw the arrival of eager riders and parents queuing out of the door to register! There was fresh coffee and bacon ro...

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