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Lapierre comes to UK

Nico Vouilloz on a Lapierre Spicy Lapierre has a high profile in its native France, a profile in no way hindered by being the bike of...

Lapierre comes to UK
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Brodie comes to UK

Brodie Bikes has been around since 1986, when Canadian Paul Brodie started custom-building steel frames, pausing only to pioneer the sloping top tube design now...

Brodie comes to UK
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Cheddar is back for 2007

One of the best known events in the UK mountain bike calendar is coming back with a bang in 2007. For almost 20 years the...

Cheddar is back for 2007
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Sea side cycle access

The only seaside riding this summer will be by donkey says CTC and say that Cyclists are being overlooked in plans to open...

Sea side cycle access
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Bergamont bikes land in the UK

You might never have heard of Bergamont before, but in Germany they’ve been producing bikes for over 15 years. Their range consists of road, trekking,...

Bergamont bikes land in the UK
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Marin Dusk ‘til Dawn

Dusk ‘til Dawn is a cracking event, and Marin agree, having decided to sponsor the Thetford based 12-hour endurance race once more. The organisers, Thetford...

Marin Dusk ‘til Dawn
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South Downs Lemming Trail

Summer may be late this year, but there’s still time to end your biking season in style. Trail Break’s Lemming Trail South Downs Way epic...

South Downs Lemming Trail
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UCI Mountain Bike Marathon Championships

Verviers, Belguim, hosted the UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships at the weekend. The event was marked by a couple of absences, both Gunn-Rita Dahle...

UCI Mountain Bike Marathon Championships
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Fabien Barel breaks foot

Downhill champ Fabien Barel has broken three bones in his right foot just days after his participation in the Crankworx event. Staying in Whistler for a...

Fabien Barel breaks foot
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Bikemagic Reader Awards 2007: People

With the shortlists progressing for the first two tranches of Bikemagic Reader Awards, it’s time to unveil the next lot. This week it’s all about...

Bikemagic Reader Awards 2007: People
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TransRockies 2007

In 2007, the TransRockies Challenge will reverse its traditional northerly direction, and will travel south for the first time. Starting on August 12th at Panorama...

TransRockies 2007
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BM invades MBUK

Apparently there are still things called “magazines” being printed on crushed-up dead trees that you have to pay money to read. Presumably it’s a tough...

BM invades MBUK
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Saab Salomon Avalanche Trophy

MegaAvalanche comes to the UK (Pic: Andy McAndlish) Following the success of the popular MegaAvalanche event which takes place annually on Alpe d’Huez, the format has...

Saab Salomon Avalanche Trophy
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Is Foot and Mouth about to make a return?

With the recent news of an outbreak of Foot and Mouth, our concerns immediately recall the dreaded Foot and Mouth epidemic in 2001 which effectively...

Is Foot and Mouth about to make a return?
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XTERRA Afan Enduro

There’s a new event on the calendar for August 18th and it promises to be one of the toughest of the summer. The Afan Forest...

XTERRA Afan Enduro
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Wales1000things.com

Real adventure holiday ideas with the Wales1000things.com website If you haven’t heard of the Welsh user generated content site www.wales1000things.com, it’s well worth a look. There...

Wales1000things.com
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Fort William World Champs - men's team announced

Having brought you news of the women’s team selection for the increasingly-imminent UCI World Championships at Fort William (3-9 September 2007), we thought we’d best...

Fort William World Champs - men's team announced
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Women for the Worlds

British Cycling has announced the riders to represent Britain at the 2008 Mountain Bike World Championships at Fort William in September. Cross Country selection Under-23 Women –...

Women for the Worlds
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Merida Bikes MTB Marathon in Selkirk

It’s only a few days before the Scottish round of the Merida Bikes MTB Marathon in Selkirk (4-5th August 2007) opens its doors. The organisers...

Merida Bikes MTB Marathon in Selkirk
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MaXx Exposure 2007

Trail Break and Exposure Lights will be holding the third MaXx Exposure night-time enduro on the night of 23/24 September 2007. As is now traditional,...

MaXx Exposure 2007