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Jerome Clementz – Follow JC “Making the most of it”

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments

2013 Enduro World Champion Jerome Clementz is recovering from a shoulder injury.  Here he checks in with what he has been up to for the past while.  Clementz expects to be back racing at the final round of the EWS in Finale Ligure in Italy.  Doubtless he’ll be a little rusty following a long layoff [...]

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

Keeping the consistency going! Justin Leov’s diary from EWS#5

July 29th, 2014 · No Comments

Justin Leov checks in from EWS#5 in Colorado! Words by Justin Leov and photos by Jérémie Reuiller July 28, 2014. Next stop on the EWS Calendar was Winter Park Colorado. This round presented a few differences to previous races, such as the bike park environment, which saw the racing moving away from the European alpine [...]

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

EWS #5 Colorado Freeride Festival – Winter Park

July 28th, 2014 · No Comments

This past weekend the Enduro World Series headed over the pond to Colorado for three days of racing at the Winter Park bike park.  Here is the story of the weekend as told by EWS video partners Dirt TV, beginning with the preview that features our own Greg Callaghan of Nukeproof!

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

Shimano launch M200 Enduro shoe

July 25th, 2014 · No Comments

Shimano have announced details of a new Enduro specific MTB show, the M200.  The shoe has a number of interesting features such as a rasied inner heal and the pull tab lacing system that we have found to be excellent on the Mavic version. SHIMANO INTRODUCES THE M200, A DEDICATED ENDURO SHOE

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking · Tech

Michelle Muldoon – La Thuile EWS

July 21st, 2014 · No Comments

Irish rider Michelle Muldoon is currently touring Europe competing in Enduro races as she goes.  Here is her report on round 4 of the EWS from La Thuile.  Michelle is a relative newcomer to the sport but is showing the way internationally with some great results!  Over to Michelle…. Nestled in the stunning Aosta Valley, [...]

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

Davagh Enduro race report

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments

The 2nd Davagh Enduro took place a few weeks ago and was a huge success.  Here is the race report.  Congratulations to all involved! The second Davagh Enduro powered by Chainreactioncycles.com took place in Davagh Forest Trails on Sunday 29 must have thought it was their lucky day. 200 rider sell out event and some [...]

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On Track With Curtis Keene – Such Great Heights – Ep 6

July 17th, 2014 · No Comments

I spent some time in the company of Specialized’s Curtis Keene at the Scottish round of the EWS and was hugely impressed by his attitude, composure and professionalism.  On top of that he is a really nice guy.  His season is on the up and it’s only a matter of time before he gets a [...]

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

EWS LaThuile Highlights

July 16th, 2014 · No Comments

Are you Enduro?  Yes please!  Here are the highlights from Round 4 of the Enduro World Series courtesy of Dirt TV.  Pull up a pew for this one, might take a while! DirtTV Enduro World Series Round Four La Thuile | Full Highlights a Mountain Biking video by AspectMediaUK

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On Track With Curtis Keene – GMT Pt 2 – Ep 5

June 27th, 2014 · No Comments

We had the pleasure of spending some time with Curtis Keene at round 2 of the Enduro World Series round in Peebles, Scotland in May and was very impressed.  Keene was on unfamiliar ground in Scotland which couldn’t have been further from his native Californian trails.  A few familiar faces join him in this episode [...]

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

Cedric Gracia Through My Eyes S2 EP2 – Valloire EWS#3

June 26th, 2014 · No Comments

Wild man Cedric Gracia had a great race at Vailloire to pull of a 4th place.  Here we catch up with his weekend. CEDRIC GRACIA THROUGH MY EYES S2 EP2 – VALLOIRE EWS#3 from Cedric GRACIA on Vimeo.

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

EWS Valloire day 2 video

June 24th, 2014 · No Comments

Back to the mountain with the Dirt team for day 2 of the Enduro World Series #3 from Valloire.  If you haven’t read the preceding article from Justin Leov, now might be a good time!

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

Victory within sight! Justin Leov’s EWS diary

June 24th, 2014 · No Comments

Former Downhill World Cup regular Justin Leov made the jump to Enduro racing last year and following a winter of serious training is begining to establish himself as a major contender on the circuit.  Here he checks in after a mighty weekend in Valloire. Words by Justin Leov and photos by Jérémie Reuiller. It has [...]

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Tags: 29er · enduro · Enduro World Series · Mountain biking · Racing

Day 1 Enduro World Series Valloire video

June 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

This  years Enduro World Series is an absolute cracker.  Here is day 1 from the DIRT team to give you an idea about Alpine style EWS racing after the woods of Scotland. DirtTV Enduro World Series Round Three Valloire | Race Day One a Mountain Biking video by dirt

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Injury update – Fabien Barel

June 18th, 2014 · No Comments

Three time downhill World Champion turned Enduro rider Fabien Barel is recovering from a horrible crash that resulting in several damaged vertebrae.  Having seen his x-rays he is a very lucky man.  Here’s a little catch up as to how he is doing.

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking · Video

On Track With Curtis Keene – Time, the Great Motivater – Ep 4

June 13th, 2014 · No Comments

Here we check in with Specialized’s Curtis Keene from the second round of the Enduro World Series in Scotland two weeks ago.  This was the most technical EWS yet and a little outside the comfort zone of the Californian – “Dude I’m just hanging on!” was his comment to me.  Despite this Keene pulled off [...]

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Enduro World Series Scotland video

June 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Here are the daily video recaps from Singletrack magazine, the official media partners for the EWS#2 from Tweedlove in Scotland.  It was an incredible weekend of riding and racing on tough physical tracks that demanded the best of all competitors and was the toughest the series has seen yet.  For the Scots and the Irish [...]

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

Nino Schurter in the dessert

May 26th, 2014 · No Comments

We’re gearing up for this weekends Enduro World Series race in Scotland so when this video popped up on our screens we took note.  Swiss XC World Champion Nino Schurter has proven he is a bit more than your average lycra rider when it comes to the more aggressive side to riding.  A decent performance [...]

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Tags: Cross country · enduro · Enduro World Series · Mountain biking

Gravity Enduro Round 2 video

May 24th, 2014 · No Comments

Put the kettle on, sit back and enjoy the video from round 2 of the Gravity Enduro!  World class racing on a simply superb course over looking the capital.  Round 3 is selling out fast so make sure you have your entry! 2014 Trek Gravity Enduro Ireland Round 2 – Ticknock, County Dublin from Biking.ie [...]

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The Formula for Success – On Track With Curtis Keene – Ep 2

May 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

Specialized rider Curtis Keene continues his interesting video diaries as he take son the EWS.

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

Endura introduce new Enduro specific Singletrack lite range

May 21st, 2014 · No Comments

Purveyors of ultra-durable and affordable biking gear, Scottish brand Endura have just announced a new range of jerseys aimed at the Enduro crowd.  Shying away from traditional road cycling designs, they are designed to be comfortable on the bike and work with body armour in particular.  Most Enduro riders use backpacks anyway so removing the [...]

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking · Tech

Davagh Enduro entries open

May 20th, 2014 · No Comments

The Davagh Enduro takes place over the weekend of the 28th and 29th of June at the trail center in Northern Ireland. Designed to be a laid back day out, the Davagh Enduro features five timed stages within a loop of the Davagh forest mountain bike trails.  Stages can be anywhere from 2 to 10 minutes [...]

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking · Racing

1st Round Montenbaik Enduro World Series – Nevados de Chillan – Chile

May 13th, 2014 · No Comments

Here is the full video from the first round of the Enduro World Series in Chile.  It has us chomping at the bit for round 2 in Scotland which is coming up fast! 1st Round Montenbaik Enduro World Series – Nevados de Chillan – Chile from Montenbaik.com on Vimeo.

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Bluegrass Enduro Tour Round 2 – Glencoe

May 8th, 2014 · No Comments

Round 2 of the Bluegrass Enduro series took place in Glencoe, Scotland last weekend.  Local’s Joe and Hannah Barnes topped their respective podiums with Irish Nukeproof rider Greg Callaghan an excellent second place.  Round 4 is in Ireland on the 16th and 17th of August. Bluegrass Enduro Tour 2014 round #02 – Glencoe – Scotland [...]

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Yoann Barelli – How to become a Pro rider

May 7th, 2014 · No Comments

French rider Yoann Barelli of Team Giant France Enduro gives you his err… tips on how to become a pro rider.  Health warning – NSFW!  You might want some headphones. How to become a pro Rider by Yoann BARELLI from CORROSIVE PICTURES on Vimeo. PS – That’s so Enduro!

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Fabien Barel Presents S3E1 – Petanque with Grandma and Jey

May 6th, 2014 · No Comments

Fabien Barel and Jerome Clementz do a bit of riding in the South of France.  Not jealous at all.  Not even a little bit…. Fabien Barel Presents S3E1 – Petanque with Grandma and Jey from Mavic on Vimeo.

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Tags: enduro · General commentary · Mountain biking · Video

Trailer – Montenbaik EWS 2014 Chile

April 28th, 2014 · No Comments

Following a weekend of abysmal conditions in Cairns for World Cup Downhill #2 (be expecting the carnage to drop this week in the ususal team vids), here is an altogether different experience from the first round of the Enduro World Series in Chile.  Round 2 in Scotland is rapidly approaching!  We’ll be reporting live from [...]

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking · Racing

Gravity Enduro Round 1 video

April 16th, 2014 · No Comments

The race season is back in full swing with the first round of the NPS XC series only a week and a half away and the round 2 of the Gravity Enduro on Ticknock all but sold out (don’t say we didn’t warn you!).  The weather seems to have gotten the memo too.  Here is [...]

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Santa Cruz launch a new 650B Nomad

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Santa Cruz’s do it all Enduro steed, the Nomad, has been redesigned and built in Carbon for 650B wheels. The bike has been completly updated with an aggressive 65 degree headangle and an upper link inspired by the one found on the V10 Downhill bike.  Travel increases to 165mm along with the bigger wheels with [...]

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Tags: 650B · enduro · Mountain biking · Tech · Video

SRAM introduce Guide brakes

March 26th, 2014 · No Comments

Component manufacturer SRAM has just announced that they have subsummed AVID under the SRAM umbrella, releaseing a completly new brake design, dubbed GUIDE at the same time. The brake announces several new features and the reintroduction of a lever mounted fluid reservoir.  The lever is designed with flip-flop functionality and is available in three models [...]

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Tags: Cross country · Downhill · enduro · Mountain biking · Tech

Review – Moove Lock-on Microdot grips

March 25th, 2014 · No Comments

Not many component manufacturers can claim to be Irish but Dublin based Moove components is one!  The company produces a range of bike components, here we take a look a their microdot grips. Grips are a fundamental that are often overlooked.  You could spend thousands on a high end steed only to have a rubbish [...]

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Tags: Cross country · Downhill · enduro · Mountain biking · Reviews