Media accreditation

We will have a fully equipped media centre on site manned by our PR team, Stripe Communications.

Andrew Boocock or Laura Blyth
Stripe Communications
Telephone: +44 (0)131 561 8628
Fax: +44 (0)131 561 8601

Media Accreditation

All applications for media accreditation for the 2017 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup presented by Shimano should be on the official application form and should be submitted to Stripe Communications.

Details of any media that you represent must be included. Confirmation of your relationship with the publication/radio/TV may be required

Accreditations for the Fort William MTB World Cup have now closed. For all media enquires please contact Stripe Communications on

Please make sure you are aware of the 2016 UCI Mountain Bike on-site filming regulations.

Media Guide

This document aims to bring together all the relevant information about the series. You will find in it all you need to know about the events, the organisers, the teams involved, the top riders, etc.

Download the 2017 Mountain Bike World Cup Media Guide


 Press releases

All media releases are available for download below. In order to be put on the media circulation list you must register with Stripe Communication.

A comprehensive library of stock photography is available for editorial use.

To request specific shots please complete the form below:




Type and number of shots required

(Email to Stripe and Rare)

TV coverage

Broadcast quality coverage is available (both news feed, raw footage and 26 minute edited highlights programme) via the Host Broadcaster.

Additional applications to film the event will be considered.

All enquiries regarding TV coverage in the UK should be directed to Rare Management (0131 555 3820),


Please note that during UCI Mountain Bike World Cup all filming rights (for TV broadcast and also for online (digital) publications) are handled by UCI.

Therefore, if you plan to film during the 2017 UCI World Cups in Fort William, you MUST obtain proper authorisation by contacting the following :

Susanne Lenz
A/V Media Coordinator

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