Category Archives: Race day

Stans No Tubes Oktoberfest

Its unusual for me to be racing on a Saturday so the whole weekend felt a little weird, I kept thinking that I would have to go to work the next day. This time the race was local so I … Continue reading

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Bristol Bikefest – race

This years Bristol Bikefest was held in Ashton Court as per normal, it follows the groomed trails for the most part and covers a little over 5 miles per lap. The weather in the week running up to the weekend … Continue reading

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Saddle Skedaddle Spring Series Round 4

Another fantastic race by the Gorrick / Saddle Skedaddle people. As per normal it was an early start so that Harry could get there in time to start his race at 09:00. We arrived in plenty of time for him … Continue reading

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Saddle Skedaddle Round 2 – Swinley Forest

It was a set to be a really early start Sunday morning. My alarm was set for 5am so I hoping to get an early night, that wasn’t to be though. I had a call from Jennie asking me to … Continue reading

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Brass Monkeys Rnd 3 – Done

That was the last round of a 3 race series. Brass Monkeys is the Winter series through the Gorrick Mountain Biking Events. I’ve always found the racing they organise very professional and aimed at the XC scene. they might be … Continue reading

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Brass Monkeys Round 2

Round 2 of is now done. This didn’t start well though! I arrived at Brads house around 07:15 only to find that he was ill and therefore wouldn’t be joining us (Pete, Harry & me) for this race… So the … Continue reading

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Brass Monkeys – round 1

This years round one of brass monkeys is over, thank god! That was a tough race, and i think we all need to do some more long rides. We started off well and were all together for a while, Pete … Continue reading

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