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Coming Home to Cannonball

Coming Home to Cannonball

Cannonball Festival. If you know, you know. This week-long ode to gravity riding is undoubtedly the most prestigious standalone mountain bike event in the country. 13 May 2022
BIKE AND RIDER PROFILE: Harry Bush and his Nukeproof Dissent

BIKE AND RIDER PROFILE: Harry Bush and his Nukeproof Dissent

Hayden Wright caught up with Harry Bush at the Cannonball Festival, to find out more about the rider and his bike on the big mountain. 18 Feb 2022
Cannonball Festival Day 5 - Whip Wars

Cannonball Festival Day 5 - Whip Wars

Held on the tail end of Cannonball Festival, the Whip Wars is an invite-only affair reserved for the bravest of crowd pleasers. 13 Feb 2022
Cannonball Festival Day 5 - Aus Open Downhill

Cannonball Festival Day 5 - Aus Open Downhill

Cannonball's peak event didn't disappoint with Frew and A'Hern claiming emphatic wins on the festival's final day. 13 Feb 2022
Cannonball Festival Day 4 - Flow Motion Cup

Cannonball Festival Day 4 - Flow Motion Cup

Smith and Meier-Smith dominated the ultra-physical Flow trail today in seasonably rough conditions. 11 Feb 2022
Cannonball Festival Day 3 - Downhill Seeding

Cannonball Festival Day 3 - Downhill Seeding

Day 3 saw the Pros post seeding runs for the coveted Australian Open Downhill, while amateurs and age groupers tackled an increasingly blown-out Flow trail. 10 Feb 2022
Cannonball Festival Day 2 - Osprey All Mountain Assault

Cannonball Festival Day 2 - Osprey All Mountain Assault

Day 2 was all about crunching pedals down the All Mountain. Ryan Gilchrist pumped and sprinted to the win in Pro Men, while Ellie Smith set a blistering time in a competitive Pro Women's field. 9 Feb 2022
Get pumped for the Cannonball MTB Festival!

Get pumped for the Cannonball MTB Festival!

The Cannonball MTB Festival is back for 2022! Are you prepared for the big show in February? 25 Nov 2021
Cannonball Festival 2019 - Day 4

Cannonball Festival 2019 - Day 4

The final day of the 2019 Cannonball Festival welcomes blue skies and a shining sun as competitors set their hearts on the famous Cannonball downhill run. Nick Waygood is our media man on the ground with the words and imagery. 8 Dec 2019
Cannonball Festival 2019 - Day 3

Cannonball Festival 2019 - Day 3

Following a huge day of downhill seeding and pumptrack racing, competitors and spectators headed up the hill for Group A Flow Motion racing, closely followed by the Deity Whip Wars. Nick Waygood is our media man on the ground. 7 Dec 2019
Cannonball Festival 2019 - Day 2

Cannonball Festival 2019 - Day 2

Light snowfall puts no damper on the start of the week as the Cannonball Festival falls once again on the Thredbo mountain biking park. Nick Waygood is our media man on the ground. 6 Dec 2019
THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM - Cannonball Fest day 4

THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM - Cannonball Fest day 4

Troy Brosnan and Tracey Hannah take first place in the Commencal Australian Open at Thredbo Cannonball Festival 2018! Words and photos by Nick Waygood. 10 Dec 2018
COOL H-WHIP – Cannonball Fest day 3

COOL H-WHIP – Cannonball Fest day 3

Competitors get their Flow on as they send into some cool h-whip’s at day 3 of Thredbo Cannonball Festival! Words and Photos by @nickwaygoodphoto 8 Dec 2018
PUMPING PERFECTED – Cannonball Fest day 2

PUMPING PERFECTED – Cannonball Fest day 2

Perfected pumptrack runs win awards at day 2 of Thredbo Cannonball Festival! Words and Photos by Nick Waygood. 7 Dec 2018
FULL-ATTACK-MODE at Thredbo Cannonball Festival 2018 – day 1

FULL-ATTACK-MODE at Thredbo Cannonball Festival 2018 – day 1

Thredbo Cannonball Festival 2018 opens up with the Osprey All-Mountain Assault. Words and Photos by Nick Waygood. 6 Dec 2018
Banshee Legend 29 – Cannonball Festival Bike Check

Banshee Legend 29 – Cannonball Festival Bike Check

A Legend Reborn: Banshee Legend 29 [PROTOTYPE] Bike Check at Thredbo Cannonball Festival, 2018. Photos and words from mediaman Nick Waygood. 5 Dec 2018