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Southern XC 2008 series

Dates for XC race series confirmed (pic: Like Webber) Dates for the 2008 Southern XC series have been confirmed, with six rounds of racing at...

Southern XC 2008 series
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14th Annual Onabike Cup

14th Annual Onabike Cup
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Pronghorn Racing comes to the UK

Quick fire round: what’s the second-fastest land animal in the world? That’ll be the Pronghorn antelope, capable of running at speeds of 61mph and sustaining...

Pronghorn Racing comes to the UK
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La Ruta de los Conquistadores 2008

The legendarily-tough Costa Rican stage race claims to be the toughest mountain bike race in the world, and with over 300 miles and 30,000ft in...

La Ruta de los Conquistadores 2008
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BM Forum gets a facelift

Regular users of BM will be aware of the forum, a popular place to chat about bike parts, discuss where to ride upon a weekend,...

BM Forum gets a facelift
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Danny Hart joins Lapierre

Team Lapierre riders Danny Hart, Greg Doucende and David Vasquez (pics: Ian Linton/Pureagency, Orel/Pureagency, Flipper) Up-and-coming British downhiller Danny Hart has got himself a spot...

Danny Hart joins Lapierre
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29ers go UST

Fans of 29in wheels wanting to go tubeless on their monster hoops have, until now, had to go with one or the other conversion kits...

29ers go UST
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Trails and tightropes

Whinlatter Forest Park near Keswick is the latest patch of Forestry Commission woodland to get the purpose-built trail treatment, with planners at the Lake District...

Trails and tightropes
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Shred 46

Just in time for Christmas is the latest issue of Shred mag, currently at the printers and dropping onto doormats and bike shop counters early...

Shred 46
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THE Industries coming to the UK

Plymouth-based Silverfish (importers of Cove, Race Face, Evil, Rocky Mountain, Intense Tires, e.13, SDG, Spooky and Rock ‘n’ Roll) is to add THE Industries to...

THE Industries coming to the UK
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The Bike Place/KTR Marathon Series 2008

The Bike Place and Kielder Trail Reavers have announced a four-race marathon series for 2008, all based in (surprisingly enough) Kielder Forest. The Bike Place...

The Bike Place/KTR Marathon Series 2008
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TransWales 2008

TransWales is back for 2008. After the inaugural seven-day stage race in 2006, the TransUK team headed up to Scotland for their 2007 extravaganza. And...

TransWales 2008
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Lezyne lands in the UK

Having founded Truvativ, built it up and sold it to SRAM, Micki Kozuscheck has turned his attention to new horizons, launching Lezyne with a focus...

Lezyne lands in the UK
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Bontrager Twentyfour12 relocates

Keith Bontrager in action earlier this year After two successful years, first at Lodgewood Park, Shropshire and then at Cotswold Park Farm, the Bontrager Twentyfour12 combined...

Bontrager Twentyfour12 relocates
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Shimano recalls gloves

If you’re the owner of a pair of PRO, Shimano or Saint cycling gloves which contain a ‘Made in Pakistan’ label or no label at...

Shimano recalls gloves
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Musical sprockets

Specialized has a bit of a rep for well designed and well executed advertising campaigns, as anyone familiar with some of their on- and off-line...

Musical sprockets
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Tom Dowie signs for Spank

Pro dirt jumper and 4X racer Tom Dowie has signed to RHUK, exclusive distributors of Spank bikes and products. He joins current team riders Jamie...

Tom Dowie signs for Spank
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GS Avanti Ruff Stuff 07

A mixture of road and off road riding around the Charts of Kent. 22 mile ‘Road and Off Road’ event, in the comming event...

GS Avanti Ruff Stuff 07