23rd April2016
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  • Author Craig Bowles
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Scott Eurocycles hit National XC series – Irish team expand programme to include UK races

The last few seasons have seen a growing number of overseas riders contesting the UK National Series in search of ranking points, challenging courses and quality racing. Among those are a growing cohort of Irish racers and 2016 sees the Scott Eurocycles team making the trip over the Irish Sea. Round One at Pembery saw … Continue reading “Scott Eurocycles hit National XC series – Irish team expand programme to include UK races”

15th October2015

UCI World Marathon Series – Roc d’Azur Marathon report by Ben Thomas

After the last 2 rounds of the UCI MTB Marathon Series at La Forestiere and the Azores MTB Marathon I was feeling confident going into the final European round of the season. Roc d’Azur takes over the air field in Frejus on the French Riviera. This year the event saw 20,000 participants, 300 exhibitors, and … Continue reading “UCI World Marathon Series – Roc d’Azur Marathon report by Ben Thomas”

24th February2015
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Review: Dry gear – Scott Gore-Tex Paclite Waterproof shorts

Warm-up… Waterproof shorts are one of those garments you don’t realise how useful they will be until you own a pair. For years I’d unflinchingly accepted a soggy chamois as a simple reality of rain affected races; something you just put up with. But as race distance increases, so too does the value of keeping … Continue reading “Review: Dry gear – Scott Gore-Tex Paclite Waterproof shorts”