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We will ride again!

We will ride again!

Mountain biking after the fires and a pandemic 8 Sep 2020
BIKE CHECKS at Bright National Champs

BIKE CHECKS at Bright National Champs

We find the weird and the fast at Bright National Championships. 18 Mar 2020
McCONNELLS on XCO Top Step - Bright Champs

McCONNELLS on XCO Top Step - Bright Champs

The show carries on, following on from a huge performance on the hill yesterday from the downhill competitors, is the remainder of the XCO categories, including U23 and Pro. 15 Mar 2020
BROSNAN and A'HERN on DHI Top Step - Bright Champs

BROSNAN and A'HERN on DHI Top Step - Bright Champs

A dry start to Autumn kicks off a huge weekend of racing, with Saturday bringing Downhill racing, and the pumptrack show in the village centre. Words and Photos by mediaman Nick Waygood. 14 Mar 2020
MTBA National Champs descends on Bright

MTBA National Champs descends on Bright

We return for another week-long National Championships in the beautiful town of Bright, Victoria, where competitors race in XC, DH, Pumptrack, and Trials. We kicked off the week today with Downhill trackwalk and practice, jumping into seeding tomorrow afternoon on the Mystic Bike Park’s downhill trail. Photos and words from mediaman Nick Waygood. 13 Mar 2020
XCO Racing kicks off at Bright National Champs

XCO Racing kicks off at Bright National Champs

XCO goes off in Bright! Words and Photos by Nick Waygood. 13 Mar 2020
e-MTB Racing electrifies Bright Champs

e-MTB Racing electrifies Bright Champs

As the sun lowers itself into the valley, we kick off MTBA’s first e-MTB XCO event. 13 Mar 2020
National Champs at home in Bright

National Champs at home in Bright

MTBA have announced the dates for the 2020 National Championships. 23 Jul 2019
2019 MTB National Championships

2019 MTB National Championships

All the action from Friday at Bright, at the 2019 MTB National Championships. 5 Apr 2019
The Bright kids of mountain biking

The Bright kids of mountain biking

The town of Bright in Victoria is already well-known for its trails and ales - but what about the mountain bike talent it produces? 25 Jul 2018
Get your gravel on in Bright at 5Zero

Get your gravel on in Bright at 5Zero

Bright is one of the spiritual homes for Australian mountain biking - but what about adventures on gravel as well? 18 Jul 2018
Women of Downhill - National Champs

Women of Downhill - National Champs

The women that shred the gnar in the downhill scene are of small numbers, in this male-dominated community. This here is a tribute to them. Nick Waygood on the words and photos. 7 Mar 2018
Bright National Championships - TRIALS

Bright National Championships - TRIALS

Over the huge weekend of downhill action, there was also another race going on in the form of trials. 6 Mar 2018
BROSNAN, HANNAH on top step! - Bright DH Nat Champs day 3

BROSNAN, HANNAH on top step! - Bright DH Nat Champs day 3

Riders and spectators alike awoke to clear skies and a rising sun, with practice kicking off super early at 8am. 5 Mar 2018
Dust trails on Dusty trails - Bright DH Champs day 2

Dust trails on Dusty trails - Bright DH Champs day 2

Competitors armour up for day 2 of the Downhill National Champions in Bright, Victoria. Nick Waygood is on location capturing the goods for your feeds! 3 Mar 2018
Bright DH National Championships - Day 1

Bright DH National Championships - Day 1

MTBA brings Bright, Victoria back to the schedule for the National Downhill series after a 2-year hiatus. Nick Waygood is our media man on scene providing the goods. 2 Mar 2018
The future is Bright

The future is Bright

Think that Victoria’s mecca of MTB can’t get any better? Think again, as the thriving town goes even further to cement its position as one of the best places to ride in the whole of Australia. 11 Apr 2017
Sam Hill - HERE and now

Sam Hill - HERE and now

Friday afternoon of the Bright National Championships, cleaned up after a day of wet runs, we manage a five minute sit down with Sam Hill. 24 Mar 2016
3 days, 3 ways - DH National Championships, Bright, 2016

3 days, 3 ways - DH National Championships, Bright, 2016

Troy Brosnan (SA) has claimed his fourth consecutive Elite Men’s Downhill title with a nail-biting win on the final day of the 2016 Subaru Australian Championships at Bright, Victoria on Sunday. 21 Mar 2016
National Champs: Day Two

National Champs: Day Two

Day Two at the Subaru MTBA National MTB Championships, and it was battle royale for U17 and Masters racers through the moon dust and pines of Mystic MTB Park. 13 Mar 2015
THULE Bright 24hr - Entries Now Open

THULE Bright 24hr - Entries Now Open

THULE Australia and BASE have confirmed that entries for the 2014 THULE B24 – Bright 24hr MTB Race, being held October 25-26 on the tracks of Bright Victoria, are now open! 8 Sep 2014