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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Review: Kellys Noid 70 Downhill

Kellys are a home grown bike brand from Slovakia and are now reaching Australian shores courtesy of new Aussie distributor, Ride Sports. They’re a brand who have been around for a long time, but haven’t been something that we’ve seen on our shores. The team at Ride Sports was super keen for […]

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Review: Dainese Trail Skins 2 Knee Pads

Lately, I’m kinda surprised my nickname hasn’t been changed to CRASH CRAZY.  I have had a few really good ones that are keeping me outta action and it ain’t fun.  It’s making me rethink my whole level of protection that I wear, though. A while back I was sent a set […]

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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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Interview: Jonny Sprockets Bike Shop

Jonny Sprockets is a Toowoomba based bike shop who have been serving riders from the area for just over 6 years now. Recently when our correspondent Sam Routledge covered the National Enduro Cup stage in Toowoomba he caught up with the owner Jonny Belling for a chat about the shop’s […]

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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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