UCI World Cup Round 3 – Vallnord, Andorra

The 3rd round of the UCI World Cup was held at Vallnord bike park with the race track finishing in the town of La Massana. It was my 1st time in Andorra and I was blow away at how nice the place was. I decided to head out a little early to do some practice…

British Downhill Series Round 4 – Llangollen

The 4th round of the British Downhill Series was held in LLangollen, Wales. The track here is short and steep with some amazing turns, after track walk I was more than excited to get started.   Saturday practice was amazing, the guys at One Giant Leap Llangollen stepped it up this year with the up-lifts…

UCI World Cup Round 2 – Val di Sole

The 2nd round of the UCI World Cup was held in Val di Sole, Italy. I was really looking forward to this after my great result the weekend before. I arrived on the Wednesday to walk the track and was blown away, they had made some changes to the previous year and the track looked…

UCI World Cup Round 1 – Fort William

It’s that time of year again, to see if the training and preparation during the off season has paid off. For me it has been an even longer off season with missing the last few world cups last year due to injury. I was keen to see where I was at after a solid winters…

Rostrevor Mountain Bike Festival 2013

This weekend might have been the best mountain bike event to ever be held in Northern Ireland. It saw the opening of the new purpose built trails in Rostrevor, Co. Down and staged 3 events over the duration of the weekend. I decided to enter both the downhill and the enduro as the enduro was…

Irish Winter Series Round 2 – Bree Hill

This weekend saw the 2nd round of the Irish Winter Series which was being held in Bree Hill, County Wexford. It was a track that I had not been to in a few years and was cool to come back and see all the work that the locals have done. I was excited to get…