Matt Jones 24hr Solo champs race report and seasonal recap
20th November 2016

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...
Matthew Jones takes on the Kielder101
6th September 2016

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...
30th January 2016

Race Report: Strathpuffer 2016 - Rich Rothwell

Sometimes a race report arrives at UKXCNews that demands your instant attention; a read so good you just have to grab a brew (maybe a biscuit too), stick the phone on silent and find yourself a comfy spot. This is just that type of report! Settle down and enjoy the 2016 Strathpuffer through the...
28th January 2015

Race Report: Strathpuffer 24 Hour 2015 - Craig Bowles

The snow glows white on the mountain tonight. Not a tyretrack to be seen. A kingdom of isolation, and it looks like I'm in the lead. The wind is howling like this swirling storm inside. Can I keep it going. Heaven knows I've tried. Don't let them catch up, don't let them see. Be the good rider you...