27th July 2017

Race Bike Focus: Matt Jones' 24 hour racing machines

Having two bikes for a 24 hour race is pretty important particularly if weather conditions go south and mudmeggedon happens meaning a bike swap every lap is near essential if you want to be at the sharp end. Washing my only bike mid lap in the rain at 3am a few years ago at Relentless 24 was not...
3rd June 2016
  • Author Craig Bowles
  • Category News,
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Midlands XC Regional Champs Preview

This Saturday sees Round 4 of the Midlands XC Series at highly lauded venue Eckington Woods which many have described as their favorite course of the series. The event also doubles as the Regional Champs with Midland based riders vying for championship medals and a decent haul of National ranking...
14th June 2015
  • Author Andy Mawer
  • Category Interviews,
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Race Bike Focus: Nakamura Grade 27 LTD - Emily Benham

We've a cracking Race Bike Focus to accompany your brew this week (as always). I'm extremely pleased to be able to bring you an opportunity to have a guided tour around the 2015 race bike of Gorrick series regular, current MTBO World Cup points leader and new European MTBO Long Champion, Emily...
14th December 2014
  • Author Andy Mawer
  • Category Reviews,
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UKXCNews Festive Gift Guide #2

Here we are again for part 2 of the UKXCNews 2014 festive gift guide, and if you're out to impress the XC racer in your life, then you best get a crack on... not many more posting days left to grab that perfect gift before Christmas is upon us! Lets start with a great bit of British design...