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Racing in Alice: challenges and the best bits

The Ingkerreke Commercial MTB Enduro (formerly the Anaconda MTB Enduro) in Alice Springs offered up some exciting and challenging racing.  There was sandy, rocky and stunningly beautiful terrain, 7 tough-but-fun race stages, lots of singletrack and many of the top […]

Posted: 17/05/2010

Enduro Mag – Giveaway!!

Just to see who’s reading our blog, we’ve got some tasty prizes to give away to the first three responses on the blog. First prize is a pair of Lizard Skins / Enduro Magazine custom engraved lock on grips in […]

Posted: 14/05/2010

Ride, wade or swim?

The rules at the famed kayak bridge, three-quarters of the way through the Dirt Works 100km race, changed this year.  Walking the bridge was no longer an option and riders had to  pick up their bikes and wade through the […]

Posted: 04/05/2010

Heroes

The International Mountain Bike Association (IMBA) Australia trail sustainability workshops have taken place in most states of the country this month.  Travis Deane caught up with the crew in WA as the deadline for Issue 16 fast approaches. Here’s a […]

Posted: 27/04/2010

NSW Singletrack Mind Series Kicks Off at Lidsdale

The five race SRAM Singletrack Mind Series – Protected by Brave Soldier got off to a great start at Lidsdale State Forest in Lithgow on Sunday.  So far we’ve only heard overwhelmingly positive feedback from all riders involved (except maybe […]

Posted: 22/04/2010

Enduro jersey deal!

With our new jerseys having not long arrived in the office we’re pretty keen to get them out on riders and with this in mind we’ve got a special deal going for readers of the Enduro’s blog. Click on the […]

Posted: 15/04/2010

Headcam footage – James at Woodend, Vic

We have some helmet cam footage of Willo that we thought we’d add to the blog.  Click the link below to watch that smooth riding style enjoying the long singletracks in Woodend, Victoria.  We miss you heaps Jimi and hope […]

Posted: 15/04/2010

Solo Nats

A record number of riders descended upon Majura Pines over Easter, curious to see how many laps of they could punch out in the 24 hrs from midday Saturday to 11am Sunday.  The event organisers rightly decided it would be […]

Posted: 08/04/2010

The Mont 23

The Mont was cut short by an hour this year, with the midday start replaced by a minute silence and an ‘Honour Roll’, along a dusty fire road loop, as a tribute to Willo.  With Giant team riders fronting the […]

Posted: 08/04/2010

James Williamson: 1 June 1983 – 23 March 2010

The world, family, friends, mountain biking and Enduro have all lost a great person in James Williamson. James Williamson was many thing to many people: boyfriend, son, nephew, friend, teammate, mate, writer, rider, editor, racer, champion and all-round good guy. […]

Posted: 31/03/2010

Shaun’s stage one report: Stage 1, what an epic!

Stage 1, what an epic! 117km long, over 2200m of climbing, we knew it was going to be a pretty long day in the saddle. The race started with a party atmosphere and before we knew it we had started […]

Posted: 21/03/2010

James’ stage one report: One day down…

…and it was tough! With heaps of climbing, stunning scenery, plenty of sunshine and riders from all over the world, it was an amazing experience for us, something we’ve never experienced before. Some of the passes were incredible; carved into the side […]

Posted: 21/03/2010

Cape Town, city of action

What a trip! We’ve only been here a few days but so far it has been great fun. We’ve been on some awesome rides and also soaked in stunning scenery. The city basically sits on a skinny stretch of vaguely […]

Posted: 19/03/2010

Cape Town

Well we finally arrived in Cape Town for the Cape Epic. There’s a lot of construction going on around here with the World Cup just around the corner. It’s a pretty cool city from what we’ve seen of it – […]

Posted: 18/03/2010

Karapoti, Classic!

Over 1300 riders ran into a deep river at full speed with their bikes on their shoulders… and they still had to pedal 50km, and they paid money to do it — just one aspect of the Karapoti that makes […]

Posted: 10/03/2010

Stromlo Madness

The Real Bike Insurance MTB Cruise was held on the weekend at Mt Stromlo in Canberra. The event is designed to give recreational riders the chance to mix it up with the fast guys with five distances on offer: 10, […]

Posted: 10/03/2010

Manna Park MTB race

Based on the NSW South Coast, with the beach a stone’s throw away and some of the best singletrack of anywhere, it’s easy to see why this is an attractive weekend away. The two-day event started with a short course […]

Posted: 09/03/2010

Enduro jerseys, yeah!

We’re pretty excited at the office (even the book-keeper noticed), and it’s not because we managed to survive the Otway Odyssey. No, we’re excited because we’re just received a big cardboard box FULL of brand new Enduro jerseys. Some are […]

Posted: 22/02/2010

Otway Odyssey

The Otway Odyssey 100km race is renowned for being a tough day out and it didn’t let anyone down this year with 30+ degree temperatures and plenty of mountains to climb. The men’s race started at a pretty relaxed pace […]

Posted: 22/02/2010

A muddy weekend out: the JetBlack 24hrs of Sydney

With torrential rain and even more mud, Rocky Trail Entertainment, organisers of the JetBlack 24hrs of Sydney, were forced to shorten the event held over the weekend, but that didn’t stop it being plenty of fun for the riders. The […]

Posted: 08/02/2010

Wildside 2010

Just got back from Wildside in Tasmania, what a race! With seven individual stages over four days it was hectic, tiring and damn fun. We raced from the frigid hills of Cradle Mountain to the balmy, relaxed beaches of Strahan […]

Posted: 04/02/2010

Touring the Flinders Ranges

The Kona Mawson MTB Marathon is a 350km+ MTB race which travels through the Flinders Ranges. The inaugural event is to be held in June this year. We were there last week to check out the Mawson Trail on our […]

Posted: 25/01/2010

Enduro jersey deal – with FREE ESI grips.

An update to our Enduro jersey offer – from now until the middle of February. Previously we’d been offering the Enduro jersey in Orange/Grey with ESI orange grips for $74.95, well now you can have the Orange/Grey or Black & […]

Posted: 22/01/2010

Enduro 14 is out just in time for Christmas!

The latest Enduro is hitting subscribers’ hands as we speak and will be available on newstands on the 23rd of December (for the last-minute Christmas shoppers out there). Because we’re all about providing value for your dollar, it’s more of […]

Posted: 16/12/2009

Welcome

Welcome to the new Enduro site. We’ll be updating our blog regularly, so keep coming back for the latest on the bike scene in Australia. You can now subscribe to Enduro online!

Posted: 19/07/2009