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Canyon – The Strive Diaries #1 Sliding through Rotorua

April 8th, 2015 · No Comments

We catch up with the Canyon EWS team in Rotorua at round 1.

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Enduro World Series #1 NZ highlights

April 1st, 2015 · No Comments

Last weekend saw the opening round of the 2015 Enduro World Series in Rotorua, New Zealand.  It was a good start for Irish riders with Grag Callaghan in 11th and Dan Wolfe in 38th in Elites.  Conor Lavelle now riding for the Ibis team continued his good form from last year taking 6th in the [...]

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2015 EWS about to kick off

March 27th, 2015 · No Comments

Saturday sees the first round of the 2015 Enduro World Series take place in the glorious surroundings of Rotorua, New Zealand.  The worlds best riders are currently training on the course ahead of racing this weekend.  Here we take a ride down some of the trails in the company of BMCs Francois Bailly-Maitre.

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Vitus First tracks Enduro Cup opening round this weekend.

March 24th, 2015 · No Comments

The opening round of the Vitus First Tracks Enduro Cup is this weekend in Castlewellan Forest Park in the Mournes.  A long time MTB venue Castlewellan has something for everyone.  Registration closes this Thursday so make sure you’re signed up in advance.  Full details of the opening round and series details below. Round 1 – [...]

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Jared Graves out of opening round of the EWS

March 24th, 2015 · No Comments

Defending Enduro World Series Champion Jared Graves is out of the opening round of the Enduro World Series at least following a crash 12 days ago.  The anouncement came on Graves’ Facebook page this morning.  We wish him all the best in a speedy recovery.  No news yet on when he will return to racing. [...]

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The Athertons – pre-season training

March 20th, 2015 · No Comments

We join the Atherton siblings in their pre-season training as they gear up for the rapidly approaching season.

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking · Racing · Video · World Champs · World Cup

Scottish Enduro Series 2015: Round 1 – Innerleithen

March 12th, 2015 · No Comments

Last weekend saw the opening round of the 2015 Scottish Enduro Series in Innerleithen.  Ireland’s Greg Callaghan had a spectacular start to the season with his new Cube team taking the win from Ibis cycles Gary Forrest.  We’re all looking forward to seeing Greg on Irish trails for the EWS which is creeping ever closer! [...]

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One Day Every Day

March 4th, 2015 · No Comments

What a typical day is like for Jerome Clementz in the off season.  Not at all envious… One Day Every Day from Clementz Jey on Vimeo.

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Tags: enduro · Mountain biking · Video

Roc d’Azur registration open

February 18th, 2015 · No Comments

Fancy a long term goal?  Want a late season break to the sun with a biking focus?  Look no further.  The annual Roc d’Azur bike festival registration has opened. Four months ago, 20,035 participants and 150,000 visitors came to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the biggest mountain-biking event in the world. Now boasting some 28 [...]

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Tags: Cross country · Endurance events · enduro · Mountain biking · Racing

Italian and Spanish EWS rounds open at 4pm today

February 11th, 2015 · No Comments

Registration for the final two rounds of the 2015 Enduro World Series opens today Wednesday at 4pm Irish time.  Last year we visited the final venue in Finale Ligure and it was a highlight of the year.  The trails are perfection and the ability to fall into the Med after a long day in the [...]

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First look – Zona Zero EWS

February 10th, 2015 · No Comments

Ahead of the opening of registration for the final two rounds of the Enduro World Series tomorrow, here is an intro video from the penultimate round in Spain.  Zona Zero is based high in the Pyrenees.  Registration opens at 5 and if previous rounds are anything to go by will be gone quicksmart.

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SRAM – New found speed

February 4th, 2015 · No Comments

Many manufacturers produce different wheelsets but do you neccessarily know which wheel suits your particular riding style or terrain?  In this really nice edit from SRAM, BlackBox rider Jerome Clementz rides the three Enduro wheelsets from SRAM and gives his feedback on the benefits of each.  Its interesting to note that he feels they suit [...]

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Emerald Enduro sells out in record time

January 28th, 2015 · No Comments

And just like that they were gone! In less than a minute the entire public allocation of entries to the Chain Reaction Cycles Emerald Enduro sold out, some 180 odd entries.  At 5pm the Enduro World Series released entries to the Emerald Enduro, the Scottish Tweedlove round and the French round in Samoens.  All three [...]

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Emerald Enduro registration opens tomorrow

January 27th, 2015 · No Comments

The long wait is finally over!  Registration opens tomorrow for the Emerald Enduro, the Tweedlove EWS in Scotland and the French round in Samoens. Registration for the opening round in New Zealand opened last week and promptly sold out in 3 minutes.  With registration opening for  the three rounds mentioned above at 5pm Irish time [...]

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Conor Lavelle signs for Ibis Enduro Team

January 23rd, 2015 · No Comments

Irish junior Enduro star Conor Lavelle has signed for World Enduro team Ibis.  Lavelle had a breakout season in 2014 riding for Team Biking.ie finishing 3rd in the Junior category overall for the season despite only visiting a handful of rounds. For 2015 the talented rider will race the full series beginning in New Zealand [...]

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Greg Callaghan signs for the Cube Action Team

January 14th, 2015 · No Comments

Irish Enduro World Series star Greg Callaghan has just announced a pro contract with top team Cube Action.  Greg has been a regular on the World Series for two years now but putting in the hard graft as a privateer racer. While other top riders were getting pampered post practice and racing, Greg would be [...]

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

Crisis for Enduro? No Superenduro series in 2015

January 12th, 2015 · No Comments

In a surprise move the Italian Enduro series Superenduro will not take place this year.  Seen largely as the benchmark of European Enduro Series, Superenduro set the tone for the Enduro World Series aswell in the last few years, not least by hosting the final round of the EWS in 2012 and 2013.  Co-founder Enrico [...]

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Irish Enduro siblings – Team Maunsell

January 7th, 2015 · No Comments

Ballyhoura natives Leah and Jonathon Maunsell have quietly been setting the Enduro World on fire with some top performances from them both in 2014 and some international wins for Jonathon.  For 2015 expect to see a lot more of them on their Kona bikes including at the Irish round of the EWS!  On top of [...]

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2015 Enduro World Series entries open in January

December 17th, 2014 · No Comments

Enduro World Series have announced the dates for the opening of registration for the 2015 series and in a bid to avoid the difficulties of 2014 they have staggered the dates on which events will be released.  Such was the demand last year that riders found it hard to register with events selling out in [...]

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The Dudes of Hazzard – Business as Usual, Part 4 Funk Button Failure

December 12th, 2014 · No Comments

Joe & Co are back for the last installment of their Business as Usual series.  Funk-tastic! The Dudes of Hazzard – Business as Usual, Part 4 Funk Button Failure from Joe Barnes on Vimeo.

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On Track With Curtis Keene – The Grand Finale – Ep 10 FINALE

December 9th, 2014 · No Comments

One last time for 2014, our favorite web series of the year comes to a close with the Finale from Finale of On Track with Curtis Keene.  Over the year I’ve talked to may racers on the Enduro World Series including World Champions both former and present.  While they are all great people, there is [...]

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The Dudes of Hazzard, Business as Usual – Part 3 Red Truck Rental

December 3rd, 2014 · No Comments

Part three of the Dudes adventures.  This time we are off to the good ol US of A.  Mosey on over with us as we lift the lid on the life of an EWS racer with top Chief Joe Barnes and co. The Dudes of Hazzard, Business as Usual – Part 3 Red Truck Rental [...]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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On Track With Curtis Keene – The Grand Finale – Ep 10 FINALE

October 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

Possibly the best video series this year comes to a close in Finale with the last episode of On Track.  It’s been a roller coaster year for Curtis Keene, here he signs off for 2014.  Enjoy!

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