We Love Mountains DH Team – British Cycling MTB Shimano Series (BDS) Round 3

June 3, 2014

The team were at Ae forest last weekend for the British Cycling MTB Shimano Series (BDS) Round 3. The track started the same as a previous SDA race over the loose steep grass corners before joining the old main line through a short bit of woods, over some tabletops, steps and mini water gap, then [...]

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Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team – The Gorrick Summer Monkey Enduro!

June 3, 2014

On Sunday (1st June) the Gorrick Summer Monkey Enduro took place at Caesars Camp near Aldershot in Hampshire. Tim took part in the six hour race whilst Isaac raced the two hour event. Tim tells us his view from the race. “This was the first summer event of Gorrick’s very popular endurance series. With the [...]

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We Love Mountains DH Team – Round 2 of the Borderline

May 29, 2014

Last weekend, the team were at their local track at Hamsterley Forest for the Round 2 of the Borderline event and it was the English Champs. There was a lot of moaning running up to the race and people saying its more a “local race”, but owner of Descend Hamsterley, Craig and his trusty sidekick [...]

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Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team racing the Borlange Tour!

May 28, 2014

This past weekend Ben was in Sweden racing the Borlange Tour which is part of the Swedish Cup series. “Finally got around to visiting Sweden to visit friends who moved out here from the UK a couple of years ago. They cycle as well so we timed the trip with a race weekend and choose [...]

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We Love Mountains DH Team update…

May 22, 2014

Another weekend gone and 4 of the team were at Fort William in Scotland for round 2 of the British cycling Mtb Shimano series, this is one of the biggest events of the year which allows a lot of the elite riders to get that bit of practice before the World c, 75 elite riders [...]

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Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team updates…

May 22, 2014

The past weekend (16th – 18th April) Ben and Tim pointed the Vauxhall Vivaro team van south east and drove down to the Ardennes for the Belgian Mountain Bike Challenge 3 Day UCI category 2 stage race. Ben tells us his view from the race. “On Friday the 2014 BeMC started with a 55 kilometre [...]

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Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team updates…

May 7, 2014

The team’s busy schedule continues with success at all levels following Isaac’s podium at the Southern XC Series, Ben’s top 20 UCI World Marathon Series result, and Tim’s victory at the Gorrick 100. On 27th April round 3 of the Southern XC Series took place at Crow Hill in the New Forest. Sam Stean and [...]

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We Love Mountains DH Team update…

May 7, 2014

The Team where at Scottish downhill series round 2 at Dunkeld last weekend. Dunkeld still holds its name as “The Man Track” with plenty of crashes (hope all is ok and a speedy recovery) steep shoots, rocks and plenty of mud, after the heavens opened up on Friday made the track into a bog fest that turned [...]

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Weldtite sponsors Mountain Trax – Vauxhall Motors Cycling Team updates…

April 25, 2014

6th April – After a strong showing by the team at the opening round of the Southern XC Series we were hoping Isaac could continue the positive start at round 2 at Checkendon. After a week of illness though Isaac was put on antibiotics by doctors and was left feeling a little uneasy about racing. [...]

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Workouts for bikers! The bulging T shirt one!

April 19, 2014

Ok guys, so this workout really is coming at you at the absolute best time of the year – mid April ready for the T shirt weather in, I’d say about one months time here in the UK. Ladies and Gentleman, Hipsters and Bikers may I present to you… THE SUMMER BULGING T SHIRT WORKOUT. [...]

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