Articles by: Ben Sykes

Racing: EWS Round 2, Manizales Colombia

Only a week after the anti-grip and dust of Chile, the Enduro World Series moved to the loamy trails of Manizales, Colombia with an urban stage thrown in for something different. After a mixed bag for the Aussies in Chile, with Graves DNF, Carlson 7th and Sam Hill dominating like […]

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Hill dominates EWS Round 1: Chile

A solid start to the EWS 2018 season for Hill, dominating the two days of competition to finish up in first place ahead of Martin Maes in 2nd place. Josh Carlson in 7th place, good to see him in the top-10 in the first race this year. The course was […]

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A worthy cause: Help Coleen get back on track

The downhill community are are a tight-knit bunch and often there are people involved in the sport who put a lot more into it than they sometimes get in return. Coleen Kehoe is one of those people, putting in loads of effort into the Hunter Mountainbike Association and their track, […]

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Bike Buller 2018

Now in its 10th year of running, competitors headed to Mount Buller’s bike park on the weekend for racing over 3 days. From XC racing through to downhill, enduro and even an 16″ wheel race there was something for everyone as 500 riders competed across the multiple disciplines. Weather across […]

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Racing: Thredbo Super Enduro

This weekend saw the running of the 2nd Thredbo Super Enduro. Around 300 riders gathered to race across 3 tracks from the top of the chairlifts to the village, in either individual races or as a team. The format of the race is a little different to a regular enduro, […]

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2018 National Downhill Series – Preview

Coming up soon in 2018 is the MTBA National Downhill series, covering 3 venues of racing for the series, the National Championships and the Oceania Championships in New Zealand. Kicking off shortly with a return to Coffs Harbour’s track after a long pause of riding at that venue and moving […]

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