downhill

First rides on the 2022 Trek Session 8

First rides on the 2022 Trek Session 8

The Trek Session has a long pedigree in Downhill racing and the new 2022 rig looks to the past to go forward. 9 Apr 2021
Who can win the Downhill National Championship?

Who can win the Downhill National Championship?

After three days of dusty practice on an epic course - things got a bit loosey goosey in seeding at the Downhill National Championships today. 13 Mar 2021
TESTED: 7iDP Project 23 Fibreglass Fullface Helmet

TESTED: 7iDP Project 23 Fibreglass Fullface Helmet

The 7iDP Project 23 comes up with the goods for fit and features for our tester Will Shaw. 25 Feb 2021
Busting Myths in Mountain Biking

Busting Myths in Mountain Biking

Will Shaw busts mountain biking's biggest myths 19 Dec 2020
TESTED: 7 iPD knee and elbow pads

TESTED: 7 iPD knee and elbow pads

7 iDP (Seven Protection) touts its pads to offer the best of both worlds in protection and pedal friendliness, Jared Rando sought to find out 17 Dec 2020
Lenzerheide World Cup gets cancelled

Lenzerheide World Cup gets cancelled

As Lenzerheide gets scratched, there is one less World Cup in the 2020 season. 6 Jul 2020
TESTED: YT TUES CF Pro Race

TESTED: YT TUES CF Pro Race

The YT TUES is here for those who are after a dedicated downhill bike. 28 Apr 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
Tracey Hannah and Loic Bruni win the Downhill World Cup overall!

Tracey Hannah and Loic Bruni win the Downhill World Cup overall!

The final round of the UCI World Cup at Snowshoe had the overall titles for Downhill come down to the wire. 9 Sep 2019
Hot or not! Downhill Qualifications

Hot or not! Downhill Qualifications

With four hours of rain the World Championships downhill course became a slip'n'slide. Qualifications are done, but can we read much into the results? 31 Aug 2019
Caribou and Greenland tame the Black Snake

Caribou and Greenland tame the Black Snake

The World Cup marches on in Val di Sole, and Tracey Hannah remains in the series lead. 4 Aug 2019
Specialized release the Demo 29

Specialized release the Demo 29

The Specialized Demo has been rolling large under racers this year - and the Demo 29 is now official. 10 Jul 2019
Atherton and Bruni tame Andorra DH

Atherton and Bruni tame Andorra DH

Dry, dusty, drifty, loose - call it what you will. The DH track in Andorra did the job of showing who was fastest. 8 Jul 2019
Tracey Hannah wins Leogang Downhill World Cup!

Tracey Hannah wins Leogang Downhill World Cup!

Tracey Hannah has won the DH World Cup in Leogang, as Troy Brosnan still leads overall in mens. 10 Jun 2019
Scottish Soup - Downhill finals at Fort William,WC DH 2

Scottish Soup - Downhill finals at Fort William,WC DH 2

How many varieties can rain come in? 3 Jun 2019
Rain be gone - DH World Cup RD 2 - Fort William

Rain be gone - DH World Cup RD 2 - Fort William

Bog holes, slop and cement soup gravel. All the action from World Cup Downhill RD 2 qualifying in Fort William, Scotland. 2 Jun 2019