It looks like Spoke coverage of the Downieville Classic is going to be brought to you via Ross Schnell's iPhone and his Twitter account "Found some new secret lines worth about 20 more seconds. All I did was follow the WTB tire tracks... Thx guys" (from Ross's twitter 3 minutes ago). There has been unseasonal snow falls on the upper part of the course and judging by the picture below there's going to be quite a lot of snow melt on the track. Water levels in the stream crossings will be up so should be a fun event... The start list for the all mountain event is pretty stacked, the top 30 containing Rad Ross, Mark Weir, Jason Moeshler, Adam Craig, Nathan Riddle, Mark Jordan, Sid Taberlay, Dain Zaffke (Aka Golden Boy) and Santa Cruz's Ariel Lindsey. There are also a few DHers in the mix with Greg Minnaar, Jared Rando and Duncan Riffle all having a crack. It's definitely going to be hard to call, but I do know I don't want to see a Giant bike on the podium again!
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The first round is done and dusted and what a race. Thank god the weather held off, and gifted us some extremely tight racing on a hell of a track proved to be a stellar way to open the season.
Ric and Chris run us through the six stages that face the riders in Derby, Tasmania for round 2 of this years Enduro World Series
A new look for Team Chain Reaction Cycles as they kick off there EWS campaign here in Rotorua. The season is here
Long, loose and dusty tracks; River swims and cold beers; Quality yarns in the memory of a legend. The 2019 DME was another winner.
Miranda Miller has officially signed with Kona to headline their Global Enduro Program.