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Entries from November 2014

UCI World Cup CX Koksijde

November 28th, 2014 · No Comments

The second round of the Cyclocross World Cup took place last weekend in Koksijde, Belgium.  CX is a religion in Belgium attracting huge crowds and a carnival type atmosphere.  This weekend sees the CX World Cup roll into Milton Keynes in the UK where 5 Irish men and 1 Irish lady will line out in [...]

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Tags: Cyclocross · Video · World Cup

The Dudes of Hazzard, Business as Usual – Part 2

November 26th, 2014 · No Comments

The Dudes board the landship and head to Europe for some bike riding.  Take it away Dudes! The Dudes of Hazzard, Business as Usual – Part 2 from Joe Barnes on Vimeo.

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Tags: enduro · Enduro World Series · Mountain biking · Racing · Video

Hardline 2014 Dan Atherton GoPro

November 25th, 2014 · No Comments

What happens when you give Dan Atherton a chunk of hillside, a bunch of tools and diggers and willing workers?  Red Bull Hardline is an exclusive invite only event that had it’s inaugural running this year near the Atherton’s home in Wales.  In subsequent pieces we’ll see a bunch of World Cup riders battle it [...]

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Tags: Downhill · Mountain biking

Airstream life

November 24th, 2014 · No Comments

American MTB riders Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski and Heather Irmiger have been racing XC for over 15 years.  Currently they live the dream in the race season in this Airstream camper.  Jealous us?  No….

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Tags: Uncategorized

Escape – Jérôme Clementz and Pauline Dieffenthaler in Indonesia

November 20th, 2014 · No Comments

Off to Indonesia with Jérôme Clementz and Pauline Dieffenthaler for some amazing riding.  Beautifully filmed by one of our favourite cameramen Jérémie Reuiller.  Bet you want to go riding now! ESCAPE – MOUNT RINJANI – Indonesia Lombok from ILL PROD – Jérémie Reuiller on Vimeo. “Sometimes a project gets stuck in your mind. It can makes [...]

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking

The Dudes of Hazzard – Business as Usual Part 1

November 19th, 2014 · No Comments

It’s exciting times! The annual Dudeumentary has just dropped, here is part 1.  Soo Enduro! The Dudes of Hazzard, Business as Usual – Part 1 Introduding from Joe Barnes on Vimeo. The Dudes of Hazzard have had a great year of traveling, racing and riding bikes. Going off the success of the Dudeumentary series in [...]

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Tags: enduro · Enduro World Series · Mountain biking · Video

Joe Barnes – Spectral Stokage

November 18th, 2014 · No Comments

How could you not like Joe Barnes?  A seriously nice guy, top Enduro shredder and friend to Ireland, Joe has raced over here in the Gravity Enduro series on several occasions.  He is also one of the most approachable riders on the World Series and we expect to see him over here quite a bit [...]

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Tags: 650B · enduro · Enduro World Series · Mountain biking · Video

Michael McCutcheon’s blog from the WEMBO 24 hour champs

November 17th, 2014 · No Comments

Endurance racer Michael McCutcheon recently rode the World Endurance Mountain Bike Organisation (WEMBO) 24 hour World Champs in Scotland.  24 hour racers are a breed apart with serious levels of fitness and endurance and a dedication that is incredible to perceive.  We’ve raced in teams at 24hour events before and the compound fatigue is insane, we [...]

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Tags: blog · Cross country · Endurance events · Mountain biking · Racing · World Champs

Urban Cyclocross

November 12th, 2014 · No Comments

Following the success earlier this year of the urban Cyclocross event in Rathfarnham organised by Expert Cycles we thought we’d share this little video from Red Bull.

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Tags: Cyclocross · Racing · Video

Team GT at EWS #6 Whistler

November 11th, 2014 · No Comments

Take a ride down the Top of the World trail with team GT at the Whistler EWS.  Dan Atherton, Martin Maes, Cedric and Cecile Ravanel all feature including a look back at the injury that wrecked Dan’s season.

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Tags: enduro · Enduro World Series · Mountain biking · Racing · Video

2015 Irish Enduro Calendar

November 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Never has the future looked brighter for Irish Enduro mountain biking.  With the Gravity Enduro Series entering its fifth year, a new Northern Ireland series under the careful watch of Glyn O’Brien and of course the cherry on the cake the first visit of the Enduro World Series to Ireland next May for the Emerald [...]

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Tags: enduro · Enduro World Series · Mountain biking · Racing

Jared Graves & Yeti Cycles – Proven Here

November 3rd, 2014 · No Comments

2014 Enduro World Series champion and all around nice guy Jared Graves takes us on a spin in the Kootenays in Canada on his Yeti SB6c.  I’m not jealous or anything…. There are core experiences that define a mountain biker. Like venturing into unfamiliar mountains to find amazing trails chiseled into the landscape, and then [...]

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Tags: 650B · enduro · Mountain biking · Video