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Maverick Series

Marathon Series: The Maverick Marathon and The Real Insurance

What is it about a series that inspires a rider to enter a collective of events with the view to achieve in both the individual event and the series overall? The fields of XCO and DH have are veterans in series … Read More

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The Contraption - half setup. Photo: Chris Pedder

How to inflate tubeless tyres

Inflating tubeless tyres might not be straight forward if you don't have a compressor at hand, or strong arms and a high volume track pump. Although some tyre and rim combinations seal up with ease, other compatible … Read More

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Skills Coaching For Mountain Biking

Mountain bikers, or at least most male ones, are inveterate fettlers. Always tweaking a bit of bike set-up, getting excited about a new piece of kit, or boring everyone stupid about tyre or shock pressures. And even … Read More

Australian Marathon Mountain Bike Champion compare podium footwear

Australian Marathon MTB Championships – Real Insurance XCM Series Round 2

April is a busy month of racing, and to start, the countries best marathon racers congregated at Mt Joyce Recreation Park for the Australian Marathon MTB Championships, which were also the second round of the Real … Read More

Maverick Series

Marathon Series: The Maverick Marathon and The Real Insurance

What is it about a series that inspires a rider to enter a collective of events with the view to achieve in both the individual event and the series overall? The fields of XCO and DH have are veterans in series … Read More

A rider makes his way through the single track. Photo by Karin Schermbrucker/Cape Epic/SPORTZPICS

The 2014 Cape Epic – in Summary

The ABSA Cape Epic is a brute of a race. Once you have won the first round against the race, securing an entry, you have almost a year of mental burden. You must train, you must be prepared. Do not take the Cape Epic … Read More

Who can we expect to see on the Podium at Mt Joyce?

Australian XCM Championships – the Contenders

Mt Joyce Mountain Bike Park opened in 2011, and the Australian XCM Champs that year would have been the first event to be held on the new trails. They were actually so new, that the venue wasn't yet open, and racers were … Read More

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Jenny Fay – taking on the world in 2014

Cycling is full of hard working, motivated athletes. We are in a sport that rewards hard work, dedication and discipline. Anyone from the Australian marathon scene would recognise Jenny Fay. Some riders get over-hyped, … Read More

Shimano GP Enduro, Round 1, Awaba

Lloyd wins first round of Shimano MTB GP at Awaba

Andrew Lloyd, runner up in last year’s 24 Hour Solo Mountain Bike World Championship, won the Shimano Mountain Bike Grand Prix endurance race on Saturday at Awaba MTB Park near Newcastle. Lloyd completed an impressive 13 … Read More