Race News: Gorrick Spring series is here!

30-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

Feeling a little blue? This winter been a little tough on the old bearings?? Well, fear not! The light at the end of the tunnel is here... You are now only a few days away from the start of the 2016 Gorrick Saddle Skedaddle Spring Series! Sunday 7 February sees Round 1 of the Skedaddle Spring...

Team News: Benidorm or Bust for Thomas

27-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

Mountain Trax - Vauxhall rider and National XCM champ, Ben Thomas, will be hoping to kick his 2016 season off in style at the Costa Blanca bike race this weekend. This early season UCI stage race is also a fantastic opportunity for Thomas to show off the very stylish 2016 kit from Kalas...

Race News: Online Entry now open for the Midlands XC Series 2016

27-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

News has reached UKXCNews.com that online entry for the legendary Midlands XC Series is now LIVE! Announcing the news late last night via their numerous social media outlets, the team behind this years series have big things in store for you lucky racers in 2016... "Everyone is really excited...

Team News: Cannondale Girls set for a big 2016

23-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

From the ashes of last years successful multi-disciplined MuleBar - Sigma Sports racing comes a new, reinventing women's team, going by the name of 'The Cannondale Girls'. After the sad demise of the MuleBar team at the end of last year, news of the emergence of 'The Cannondale Girls' has been...

Team News: NutriXXion to fuel HKR XC Team

21-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

More news from the newly formed HKR XC Team has emerged today as they announce one of Germany's leading energy and nutritional brands, Nutrixxion, will be fuelling them for 2016. The news of Nutrixxion's involvement - Distributed within the UK by Fli Distribution - with HKR XC Team broke on the...

Event News: New GrassRoots series for the West Midlands

20-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

Run and Ride Events, in conjunction with Mayer Active and Malvern Cycle Sport, are pleased to announce the arrival of a new grassroots series to the British XCO scene; promising an 'old school MTB course, social relaxed atmosphere and close exciting racing'. 'The series starts on February 28th...

Rider News: Martin confirms Tour Divide ambition

19-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

Confirmation from Tyco BMW that their 2 wheeled superstar, Guy Martin, will this year be focusing on one of the toughest pedal powered events on the planet, the Tour Divide! Tyco BMW will be without Guy Martin at this year’s Isle of Man TT Races, as he sets his sights on tackling the world’s...

Race News: Venue Change for MAD Dash in the Park 3

19-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

Important news for all you MAD Dash racers... "Inconjunction with the National Trust, we have decided to move Race 3 to Ebworth Park. Due to the unprecedented amount of rain we have had, we have decided to give Woodchester Park a rest! We have better all weather facilities at Ebworth for parking...

Team News: New team breaks cover...

18-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

If you've had a keen eye on social media lately you'll have noticed a new team name has emerged ahead of the fast approaching 2016 XC season. Taken from the teams Facebook page, this is what we know so far... "TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: At the end of 2012, we formed our own XC race team, EHF Racing....

Team News: Novus OMX Pro Team welcome Knight Composites for 2016

18-01-2016  Andy Mawer   XC Race News 

After unveiling British and World XCO superstar Annie Last earlier this month Novus OMX Pro Team are keen to keep the good news 'rolling' in - pun intended - as they welcome a fresh face to the XCO MTB scene Knight Composites as their new wheel sponsor for 2016. Knight have produced the fastest...