9th June2017

Wembo report from Matt Jones

Anyone who’s ridden or pitted for someone at a 24 hour race knows that they are complete roller coasters of highs, lows, disasters and moments of elation. The World Championships in Finale Ligure, Italy definitely delivered a Big Dipper of emotions for the Brits who made the journey with the promise of awesome dusty trails, … Continue reading “Wembo report from Matt Jones”

1st June2017

Army MTB XC Series Rd 2 – Sherwood Pines.

The 2nd round of the series travelled to the Midlands and the MTB XC stomping ground of Sherwood Pines.  This venue has hosted many national and regional MTB XC events.  The round was organised by Cpl James Hodson supported by his 16th Signal Regiment.  The Forestry Commission had assisted massively as well to get this … Continue reading “Army MTB XC Series Rd 2 – Sherwood Pines.”

12th May2017

Old girl loses her marbles and enters her first MTB race…leaves grinning

Hi. My name’s Lynn. Before I tell you my tale let me tell you just a little bit about me. I’ve had some sort of arthriticy condition in my left ankle for nigh on 25 years and just to add to my woes in 2014, around July time, I was suddenly struck down with extremely … Continue reading “Old girl loses her marbles and enters her first MTB race…leaves grinning”

11th May2017

Ten under the Ben 2017

Thursday evening.  Motorhome packed, Scott picked up.  On the boat at 19:45, docking at 23:15.  An hours drive and then an overnighter outside Carlisle.  24 hour Tesco for the essential over purchasing of food and then here we come Fort William to the infamous No Fuss Events 10 under the Ben.  Arrived mid afternoon after … Continue reading “Ten under the Ben 2017”

27th April2017

National XC Series Round Two – Wasing Park By Phil Pearce

Leading up to round 2 of the Nationals and I’m feeling good, after taking the win in Pembrey at round 1. It left me on a high. I saw the start list mid week, and with Grant Ferguson and Liam Killeen not racing, I was going to be running the number one plate, on my … Continue reading “National XC Series Round Two – Wasing Park By Phil Pearce”