Posts filled under:Event Wrap

The 2016 Willo Enduro

Three hundred and eighty riders signed up for the sixth Willo Enduro, held at Wingello on Sunday February 21st 2016. A cloudy misty day made riding temperatures perfect and the previous evening’s light rain dampened the tracks enough to give […]

Hamilton takes victory and Mullens smashes women’s record at the 10th Giant Odyssey

Young gun Chris Hamilton has broken the reign of 6-time winner Chris Jongewaard to claim victory of the epic 100km Giant Odyssey in Forrest, Saturday 20 February. Peta Mullens smashed the women’s course record by 7 minutes to finish in […]

The 2016 AMB100 – St Valentine’s Day Massacre – Mount Stromlo-Canberra

How can you not  like racing at Stromlo?! It has to be one of the most pure mountain bike destinations in Australia requiring a solid mix of both fitness and technical ability. It is one of my favourite locations to ride […]

The Forrest Festival 2015

Thanks to me Norm Douglas is a huge fan of Coen brothers and Quentin Tarantino movies. Such a fan that he when he envisioned the Forrest Festival he sat through a Coen/Tarantino pilgrimage of sorts – Fargo, the Big Lebowski, […]

All good Flings come to those who ride we said… And the 11th running of the CamelBak Highland Fling delivered.

The Southern Highlands turned on near-perfect riding conditions across the weekend for the eleventh CamelBak Highland Fling mountain bike marathon. Following a Saturday afternoon of fun racing, including the annual Rolloff World Championships, which saw a handing over of the […]

Nowra serves up a perfect finale for the Finish Line Singletrack Mind MTB Series

The NSW South Coast can be an unforgiving place at times, the local weather causing more than a few rescheduled events including this one, originally in August, with flooding rains and closed roads putting paid to that. But the Shoalhaven […]

The 13th running of The Flight Centre Active Travel Cycle Epic

The Flight Centre Active Travel Cycle Epic celebrated it’s 13th annual event the weekend of 12th-13th September, 2015 and was one of the biggest yet, with nearly 1800 Mountain Bikers and Trail Runners participating in 8 different events across the two-day event […]

SHIMANO MTB Grand Prix celebrates fifth anniversary of Mt Annan Enduro Trail

For the sixth time, The Australian Botanic Garden at Mt Annan hosted a SHIMANO Mountain Bike Grand Prix event on their popular Enduro Trail on the 5th anniversary weekend of its opening. As one of mountain bike race promoter Rocky […]