Vitus 1st Tracks Round 2

The 2nd round of the First Tracks Enduro Cup took place at Bigwood, just outside Newry. With heavy rain on the Friday night the riders were in for a treat coming into the first day of practice. Saturday was great fun for me, I was enjoying being back on the MTB after a few weeks…

Gravity Enduro Round 1 – Ticknock

The first round of the Vitus Gravity Enduro Series was held in Ticknock, Dublin. After practicing all day on Saturday in the dry the heavy rain overnight and on Sunday morning made for very testing conditions. I had some issues however still managed a great performance to finish 5th  in the Pro Men category. The…

1st Place – First Tracks Enduro Cup – Round 1

It was the perfect start for my Enduro campaign with a 1st place at round one of the Vitus First Tracks Enduro Cup at Castlewellan. This was the first Enduro race of the season for myself and I was excited to get going. The weekend kicked off with practice on Saturday and I set off early to scope…

2014 World Champs – Hafjell

The 2014 Downhill World Championships was held in Hafjell, Norway for 2014 and I was selected to represent Ireland in this event. I had missed the 2012 and 2013 World Champs due to injury so it was great to be able to compete in 2014. I flew on Tuesday with fellow Irish rider Jacob Dickson…

2014 Irish National Champs

The 2014 National Champs were held in Rostrevor this year and with Glyn O’Brien in charge of building the track I knew everyone was in for a great race. My weekend started early on Saturday morning which gave me time to walk the track before practice, I was really impressed with how it looked with…

2013 Irish National Champs – Fairymount Farm

This years Irish Champs was held in Fairymount Farm, North Tippareary. There was a lot of work done on the track in preperation for the event so I was looking forward to getting to try it out, it was a fun track with some nice loamy turns, a few jumps and a few awkward rooty…