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Entries from August 2012

MTB Rendezvous Sunday 23rd September

August 30th, 2012 · No Comments

If you are one of the hundreds of mountain bikers who head into the hills every weekend there is a not to be missed spin for you coming next month. MTB Rendezvous is a new concept for an MTB spin gathering everyone for food and refreshments at the end of their cycle in Knockree Youth [...]

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Tags: Cross country · Downhill · Endurance events · enduro · General commentary · Mountain biking

Video – This is Peaty EP.4

August 27th, 2012 · No Comments

Steve Peat races Val d’Isere and the British National Champs…

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Tags: Downhill · Mountain biking · Video · World Cup

Video – Giant Off-road factory team Ep2

August 27th, 2012 · No Comments

On the road with Danny Hart

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Tags: Downhill · Mountain biking · Racing · Video · World Cup

Video – The Trek Tale

August 22nd, 2012 · No Comments

Okay so a major publcity piece for Trek but worth a watch I think…

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Tags: Mountain biking · Video

Ironman World champion Chrissie Wellington in Wheelworx!

August 14th, 2012 · No Comments

Wheelworx are having an event today, Tuesday with ironman World Champion Chrissie Wellington, Irish Pro & winner of ironman UK Eimear Mullen, Irish national Olympic distance champion Bryan McCrystal and several Irish national elite triathletes for a book signing and Q&A kicking off at 12. Don’t miss it! Call 01 6201000 for more or see [...]

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Tags: General commentary

Kulhavy wins Olympic Gold

August 13th, 2012 · No Comments

Czech rider Jaroslav Kulhavy won Olympic Gold at a fantastic Men’s Olympic XC event on Sunday in a sprint finish with Nino Schurter.  More to follow soon!

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Tags: Cross country · Mountain biking · Olympics · Racing

Olympic XC – the girls gallery

August 12th, 2012 · No Comments

In the blazing sunshine 29 starters took on the tough Hadleigh farm course in pursuit of Olympic gold.  Despite home girl Annie Last leading the field for the first lap it was French rider Julie Bresset who took to the top step of the podium with a sizable gap on Beijing Gold medalist Sabine Spitz [...]

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Tags: 29er · Cross country · Mountain biking · Olympics · Racing

Trek World Racing, Val D’Isere

August 9th, 2012 · No Comments

Off to the second last World Cup for the Trek XC boys.

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Tags: Cross country · Mountain biking · Racing · Video · World Cup

Trek release details on the new Superflys

August 8th, 2012 · No Comments

Trek have been busy working away on re-developing  their Superfly hardtail and Superfly 100 29er cross country bikes.  Hopefully these will be available in Ireland this year and we will endeavour to bring you pricing and availability woon.  In the meantime expect to see the Superfly pounding the trails at the Olympic cross country race [...]

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Tags: 29er · Cross country · Mountain biking · Olympics · Video

These are the days – Kyle Norbraten

August 7th, 2012 · No Comments

The Coastal crew are back as Kyle Norbraten takes on some trails and errr golf?

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Tags: Mountain biking · Video

Red Bull Rampage returns!

August 2nd, 2012 · No Comments

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Tags: Downhill · Mountain biking · Racing · Video