Recent “Blog” Articles

CRC MTB Marathon Llandovery - Scott's Report

Scott was at round two of the CRC MTB Marathon series, here's how he got on

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Bristol Trail Redevelopment kicks off

Fi catches up with Phil Saxena of Architrail as the Bristol trail redevelopment gets under way

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TransWales competition update

Fi has a quick round of the comp so far and posts a few cheeky snippets

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Dave Buchanan, there and back again

A Hobbit's Tale, the greatest distance covered on a mountain bike in 48 hours

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First Look: 2011 Felt Edict Team

We caught up with Ross Grimmett of Felt distributor Saddleback for a UK exclusive first ride on the Felt Edict

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Longtermer: Gary's Cotic X Video

Gary having a quick blast through Leigh Woods on his longterm Cotic X

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Longtermer: Scott's Niner Air 9 Carbon first look

Initial first look at Scott's Niner Air 9 Carbon longtermer test bike

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CRC MTB Marathon Builth - Scott's Report

Scott was at round one of the CRC MTB Marathon series, here's how he got on

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Cheeky Orange Five mini-video

Gary has a quick afterwork blast and does a very short video

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Longtermer: Gary's Cotic >X< first look

Initial first look at Gary's Cotic >X< longtermer test bike

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Hotlines Show Bristol 2011

We checked out Hotlines's Bristol leg of their roadshow. Check out Lapierre, Ragley, Lynskey and more

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Cyclist No.1 Race Bristol Oktoberfest

We raced the Bristol Oktoberfest and put the new Marin Rift Zone through it's paces.

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Bristol Renegade Slalom 2010 Video

We rocked up to the first Bristol Renegade Slalom and shot a cheeky little video.

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Rob Lee's UK LEJOG End2End X1 Offroad Blog

Rob's riding the UK End2End X1 LEJOG offroad as part of the 7ds, here's his rolling blog on the attempt.

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Amateur MTB Marathon: Gary Rode 24

The big event was this weekend, find out how Gary got on in his 24-hour marathon.

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Amateur MTB Marathon: The rest of Gary's kit

Race day is this weekend, we take a final look at the rest of the kit Gary will be using.

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IceBike - new 2011 stuff from Madison

IceBike is the now bi-annual expo of UK distributor Madison. We pop along for a look at what's new for 2011.

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Amateur MTB Marathon: What bike?

With race day now less than 2 weeks away, we take a look at the bikes Gary is going to be racing his 24 on.

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Amateur MTB Marathon: Our Week with Team Syncros Part 2

Team Syncros have invited Gary and crew to spend a week with the team. In this second part, Gary and crew member Steve go with Team Syncros to help crew Rob at Mountain Mayhem.

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Gary Rides 24: Fundraising Microsite now live

Gary's amateur marathon attempt is only five weeks away. He's raising money for CLIC; check out the microsite we've put up.

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Amateur MTB Marathon: Our Week with Team Syncros Part 1

Team Syncros have invited Gary and crew to spend a week with the team. In this first part, Gary gets skill training with Clive Forth and Rob Lee.

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Amateur MTB Marathon: Summer Training Update

Gary talks about turning the wick up, training abroad and coping when illness threatens to ruin everything.

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James Norton: Summer is here

James rejoices in the arrival of summer and reflects on the early UK NPS and World Cup 4X season.

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Rob Lee: West Highland way, getting back to racing, the future

Rob talks about his WHW attempt, training for Mountain Mayhem and what the future holds beyond 2010.

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Phil Saxena: New season starts, Afan and Cheshire 4X

In his latest instalment, Phil talks springtime and the start of new 4X season, as well as his digging work at Cheshire and Afan

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