Archive for September, 2008

Filming for MTBcut video ‘Victory’

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

This day had been talked about for a few weeks, and very quickly it was time to meet up with Lawlor and help him lose hiis Zip Line virginity.


NPS Final Round – Innerleithen

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

After leaving Keswick at lunch time on friday, the journey should have been a simple cruise up the road for an hour or so to the town of peebles, but in true Ben Reid style, things just could not go to plan. (more…)

Training time in Keswick

Saturday, September 20th, 2008

After the party in Schladming, like most people we spent the majority of Sunday morning trying to catch up on the sleep that was lost throughout the night. (more…)

WC Rd 7 Schladming, Austria

Tuesday, September 16th, 2008


Schladming – Coordinates 47°23’39”N 13°41’21”E. This was to be the destination for the final round of the UCI mountain bike world cup 2008. After a busy season that saw the thunder truck clock up a total of 13’447 miles throughout the various countries in Europe, we were more than happy to have arrived in the small Austrian town on Monday evening. (more…)

Dirt Magazine trip to Italy (Part 2)

Tuesday, September 16th, 2008

After leaving sunny Ireland on Tuesday 2nd, we were headed for Germany to visit Eurobike for the day. After spending a day there clocking up a serious stitch from excess walking, we shot off to meet up with Victor and Rowan who were in Italy for some more photos for the European Bike park article that will be in Dirt mag hopefully very soon. (more…)