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Category: Racing

Leov’s Race Diary: Wicklow

0 By on Tuesday May 26 2015 in PRESS RELEASE, Racing

It was almost like off season again after the Rotorua EWS. Being back at home and training away, days were getting shorter and the change in temperature was turning towards winter. Seeing regular race coverage starting to pop up on the all the social media feeds got me… More ›

EWS Round 2 teaser

0 By on Friday May 22 2015 in Racing

The Enduro World Series heads to Wicklow, Ireland for a 47km 7 Stage torture test this weekend. With over 1700 metres of climbing and all the stages packed into one day, it’ll be a real game of survival of the fittest going up as well… More ›

Down at the Dirty Sanchez

0 By on Friday May 8 2015 in Racing

The Dirty Sanchez is an invite-only race/party held in the Sierra Nevadas, but you’ll only get to race it if you’re fast enough to hang with the likes of Clementz, Moeschler and Osborne or can party as hard as Weir. Heaps of rocky, muddy gnar… More ›

ANZAC Singlespeeds this weekend

1 By on Monday April 20 2015 in PRESS RELEASE, Racing

Young gun v old hand. It’ll be a battle between one of the legends of singlespeed racing in New Zealand and a young gun at the Anzac Singlespeed Championships in Rotorua, this Sunday. Think of the physically demanding discipline of one-geared mountain biking and Garth… More ›

Mud and Smiles at Banshee Super D

0 By on Monday April 20 2015 in Racing

“Third time lucky eh?!” exclaimed women’s winner Janine Kavanagh as she took a hard fought victory in the inaugural running of the Banshee Super D over the weekend. Having suffered from both injury and mechanical misfortune in other events this year, Kavanagh was finally able… More ›

Crankworx Day 3 – IXS Downhill

0 By on Saturday March 28 2015 in Crankworx 2015, Racing

Day 3 of Crankworx Rotorua saw all the big name downhill Pros come out and play. The IXS Downhill has brought one of the largest fields of professional downhill racers to Crankworx. A lot of the riders are using this race as a great warm-up… More ›