20th November2016

Matt Jones 24hr Solo champs race report and seasonal recap

Fort William holds some good memories for me starting in 2013 getting a surprising podium at relentless 24 followed the year after with an age cat win at the world champs. This year really topped it all off though winning the UK 24 hour solo championships.   It’s been a really long racing year starting … Continue reading “Matt Jones 24hr Solo champs race report and seasonal recap”

23rd September2016

Night of the Knobbly Tread – Race Report

As always the Exposure Lights Night of the Knobbly Tread race produced some close fast racing across the categories as everyone vied for the excellent prizes on offer from headline sponsors Exposure/USE and the additional prizes from West Drayton MBC club sponsor The Specialized Concept Store Ruislip on a superb fast course at Black Park. … Continue reading “Night of the Knobbly Tread – Race Report”

16th September2016

Manx100 “Toughest mile for mile event in the UK”

The team behind the Manx100 have put together the toughest mile for mile mountain bike event in the UK. The stats only begin to give you a sense of the scale of the challenge laid down by the local organisers. 102 miles  (yes an extra couple as they didn’t want the risk of people being … Continue reading “Manx100 “Toughest mile for mile event in the UK””

6th September2016

Matthew Jones takes on the Kielder101

The Kielder101 in it’s second year after taking over from the longer historic 100 mile event offered riders a 101km endurance xc challenge in the remote hills, forests and moorlands of the English and Scottish borders in deepest Northumberland.   Riders had an early wake up to prepare for the 8am start time for both … Continue reading “Matthew Jones takes on the Kielder101”