Race Reports

Cannonball MTB Festival : Part 4

Our final article from the 2018 Cannonball Festival covers Sunday and the Australian Open Downhill! Heavy Rain, Haste and Haircuts Photos: Matt Rousu // Words: Gravity Down Under Sunday and the final event on the Cannonball MTB Festival calendar: The Commencal Australian Open Downhill. Far from ideal conditions rolled in, […]

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Cannonball MTB Festival : Part 3

Part 3 of our coverage of the 2018 Cannonball MTB Festival focuses on Saturday, with Group-A Flow Motion Cup and Whip Wars! Saturday at Thredbo and the dust is really starting now, after so many competitor’s race runs many sections of the track will keep the trail crews busy post-event. […]

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Cannonball MTB Festival: Part 2

In this edition of our coverage from the Cannonball Festival we focus on Friday’s events… Friday at Thredbo was all about the Flow racing for Group B competitors, Downhill Qualification for the Pro & U19 categories, and the spectacle of the Pump Track race in the evening. The pump track […]

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Cannonball MTB Festival: Part 1

In this edition of coverage from the Cannonball MTB Festival at Thredbo MTB Park, we look at the action from Wednesday and Thursday… The Cannonball MTB Festival kicked off here in Thredbo on Wednesday. Sunny skies, great weather and a huge number of competitors hitting the hill for practice on Wednesday […]

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Racing: Shimano Enduro Tour Round 3, Mount Buller

Mt Buller, Victoria, set the scene for the next race on the Asia-Pacific Continental Enduro Series circuit and hosted world’s best athletes, biking fanatics and newcomers to the sport of enduro riding. The elite men’s field was stacked with prestige and world class experience. 2018 Enduro World Series Champion Sam Hill, in a class […]

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Shimano Enduro Tour Rd 2: Derby

The Asia-Pacific Continental Enduro Series kicked off today in the North-East town of Tasmania, in stunning conditions, hosting a mix of the world’s best athletes, seasoned riders and newcomer talent to the sport of mountain biking. The elite men’s field was stacked with experience and in a thrilling performance, it was current […]

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MTBA Gravity Enduro Cup Round 3: Stromlo

Mount Stromlo in Canberra’s south-west is not much of a mountain to look at. Compared with the much higher peaks of the Brindabellas further out from Canberra that peak around 1900m, Stromlo with an elevation of 780m at its highest point and around 600m at the base of the MTB […]

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MTBA National Enduro Cup Round 2: York, WA

Located roughly an hour and a half east from Perth, York is a quaint town rich in history. As you enter the town the sense of nostalgia for an era you never experienced, yet read about as a child, is felt. The majority of the buildings date back as early […]

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