Racing

Medal Winners at British National Cyclocross Championships

January 14, 2015

The Mountain Trax – Vauxhall Cycling Team made a flying start to the year with 2 great results at the British National Cyclocross Championships including winning a Championship medal. Resplendent in their new Kalas Sportswear kit Mark and Dylan were in action on a clear but cold day. The course was flat with some slippery [...]

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Weldtite’s sponsored team – Mountain Trax rider line-up revealed for 2015

January 7, 2015

Junior Mark McGuire and Under 23 Dylan Kerfoot-Robson join the team for 2015. Isaac Pucci and team manager Ben Thomas race for the team for another year. Domestically Mark McGuire made a real mark on the Junior category in 2014 winning the British XC Series overall, Scottish XC Championship and Scottish XC Series. Internationally Mark [...]

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Ultimate legs builder! Legs twice a week for growth – Workouts for bikers!

December 17, 2014

OK guys, here’s a workout that will literally make you scream. This is one of the toughest and enjoyable leg workouts ever! Even for someone who doesn’t like training legs, I can guarantee that within two weeks of doing this, you will be looking forward to legs day so very much. I posted a workout [...]

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Mountain Trax – Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team UPDATE: BUSY OFF SEASON, NEW BIKES AND NEW RIDERS FOR 2015!

November 12, 2014

The season ends and all goes quiet, the team staff and riders just relax and go on holiday until the start of the following season. Right? Since that magical weekend on the Isle of Man where the team smashed the course record taking 1st, 2nd, and 5th (http://ukxcnews.com/2014/09/09/race-report-manx-end- to-end-14/) the busy off season has begun [...]

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BOULDER SHOULDERS Part 1

October 23, 2014

Now here’s a workout that is truly incredible mass building and goes against my usual recommendation in terms of being suitable for both us guys and the ladies. Whilst I sincerely do not want to be responsible for ladies walking around with bulging delts and staggering traps, I’m happier recommending it for the guys. For [...]

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Fort William Round 5 Scottish Downhill Series

October 8, 2014

We Love Mountains DH Team riders were racing at the height of Scotland in the final round of the SDA on the 20th September. This would be the last time riders will be able to use their DH bikes at Fort William before they close for the winter, so plenty of our riders entered with [...]

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MANX END TO END MTB RACE 7TH SEPTEMBER 2014

September 10, 2014

This past weekend the Mountain Trax – Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team travelled over to the Isle of Man for the Manx End to End MTB Race. Ben reports following the event. “Last year was our first visit to the event and we learnt a lot from that trip. This year we were a lot more [...]

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SDA Racing with the boys…

September 3, 2014

Round 4 of the SDA race series was on the 16th & 17th August at Innerlie then, with only two of the team making the journey up to Bonnie Scotland, Marc and Luke. With a track walk completed on Friday night, it was evident that the course designers/markers have had some inspiration from a Enduro [...]

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Gorrick 12:12 with Mountain Trax – Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team

August 27, 2014

Over the bank holiday weekend the Mountain Trax – Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team raced the Gorrick 12:12 event at Minley Manor in Hampshire. With Tim racing the solo category it left Ben, Sam and Isaac to team up with guest rider Scott McCarron to form a 4 man team. Ben reports from the event. “The [...]

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Mountain Trax – Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team ride The Brighton Big Dog

August 21, 2014

Yesterday the Vauxhall Vivaro pointed south as the team travelled down to race Brighton Big Dog. Isaac was racing in a mixed team of three, Ben and Tim raced the solo category. Ben reports following a tough day. “Successfully defended my Big Dog title, three years in a row! This year was definitely the hardest [...]

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