Another good weekend for the team in Meribel on a good ol’ proper track.
Entries from August 2014
August 27th, 2014 · No Comments
August 26th, 2014 · No Comments
Nicolas Roche recently held a fundraiser in Leopardstown racecourse in aid of Children’s Medical & Research Foundation (CMRF) at Our Lady’s Hospital Crumlin. Here he races Pat Smullen aboard Moonbi Creek. We think the horse cheated!
August 21st, 2014 · No Comments
It’s with huge excitement that we announce that Ireland will host the second round of the 2015 Enduro World Series at a venue or venues yet to be announced in Wicklow. Biking.ie are the event organisers and Niall Davis and his crack team are already planning and preparing for the biggest mountain biking event ever [...]
August 20th, 2014 · No Comments
Last weekend saw Ireland host a round of the International Bluegrass Enduro Tour in the Dublin and Wicklow mountains. In a unique format the race visited three venues in one day with two stages per venue in a rip roaring taster of the best of Irish enduro. Saturday was ladies day with Sunday reserved for [...]
August 19th, 2014 · No Comments
Here is Giant Factory Racing’s Marcelo Gutierrez’s winning run from the Garbanzo DH in Crankworx. 13 minutes of scary speed and it all looks effortless!
August 18th, 2014 · No Comments
He’s back! Jerome Clementz is back on a mountain bike and bossing it as usual following his season destroying shoulder injury earlier this season. The 2013 Enduro World Champion is scheduled to be ripping it up in time for the Enduro World Series final round in Finale Liguria in Italy in early October. Meanwhile check [...]
August 14th, 2014 · No Comments
New Zealander Justin Leov checks in post an eventful EWS round in Whistler last weekend. Words by Justin Leov. Photos by Jérémie Reuiller. August 11, 2014 I’ve had hard weekends before, weekends when you just will yourself on to get through, but this was the toughest week by far in my Enduro career. Rewinding [...]
August 12th, 2014 · No Comments
Here is the official EWS Dirt TV edit in all its 20 minute glory! Put the kettle on and enjoy! Dirt TV 2014 Enduro World Series Round Six Whistler | Full Highlights a Mountain Biking video by dirt
August 11th, 2014 · No Comments
Photos Matt Wragg Crankworx Whistler is the biggest mountain biking festival in the world – so it was fitting that this weekend they threw the biggest enduro race of the season. The SRAM Canadian Open Enduro brought to you by Specialized may only have lasted a day – but it proved to be the most [...]
August 9th, 2014 · No Comments
American Specialized rider continues his excellent Red Bull series from the Enduro World Series, here visiting La Thuile for round 4. I love the analogy of a good Enduro rider being like a bowl of pasta! Enjoy. The Enduro World Series continues this weekend for the penultimate round in Whistler with yet another varied race [...]
August 8th, 2014 · No Comments
The Specialized Downhill team check in from last weekends Mont St Anne on the eve of the Windham World Cup.
August 8th, 2014 · No Comments
Young Irish rider Scott Wallace took on the might Megavalache this year in atrocious conditions. Here he tells us how he got on! So while I was injured during the winter Jordan Kelly (Bespoke Cycles) contacted me to see if I was interested in doing the Megavalanche this year and of course I said yes. [...]
August 7th, 2014 · No Comments
Looking at this, it doesn’t look like the weather was as bad as it was! Fantastic day out on the bike. 2014 Trek Gravity Enduro Ireland National Championships – Djouce, County Wicklow from Biking.ie on Vimeo.
August 6th, 2014 · No Comments
And now for something completely different… Here’s an interesting design for commuters from the Oregon Manifest’s ‘Bike Design Project’. Oregon Manifest TEAGUE X Sizemore Bicycle from TEAGUE on Vimeo.
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August 5th, 2014 · No Comments
Team CRC/Nukeproof’s Sam Hill took the win in Mont St Anne this past weekend in what was his first win in some time. Hill is a bit of a favorite in Spoke towers. We were track side when he delivered a masterclass in wet weather riding in Champery and witnessed his World Champs win in [...]