Race Reports

MS&G Round 4 – Carver Barracks – Euan Alexander

May 26th, 2017

MS&G Round 4 - Carver Barracks - Euan Alexander It was the day leading up to my very first MS&G , i always do the same thing to prepare myself for the race . I started by buying my favourite gels and nutrition i needed i then drink as much water as possible to stay hydrated. Dinner and breakfast are important to me personaly because its what i feel is the main source of energy for the race so i have a big bowl of spaghetti bolognese for dinner and for breakfast i have 10 scrambled eggs o...

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Welsh Enduro Series Round 2 – Coed-Y-Brenin – Bradley Hurr

May 16th, 2017

Race Report – Welsh Enduro Series Round 2 – Coed-Y-Brenin After a 5 hour drive up to a friend’s house in Dolgellau on Saturday, meant I could have a reasonably leisurely start to the Sunday, with only a ten minute drive to Coed-Y-Brenin to get signed on and setup for my first Enduro event! Transponder picked up, number board on I took a gentle ride up the first transition to get a sighting lap in prior to the race. Join the queue at the head of the stage to get some breath back, the xc training ...

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UCI Junior World Cup – Hadleigh Park – Daniel Cavalla

May 13th, 2017

UCI Junior World Cup – Hadleigh Park – Daniel Cavalla The UCI race weekend started for me on the Friday evening when I visited the track to do a practice lap.  Afterwards I went to the Cannondale Factory Race team question and answer session in the Hub.  Manuel Fumic, Maxime Marotte and Helen Grobert from the race team were there to answer our questions.  I asked “have you had any major injuries from racing?” Manuel said he has broken many bones including fingers, wrist and collar bone (which he...

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Travers ESES Hadleigh Round Two Race Report – Christine Rethman

May 13th, 2017

Travers ESES Hadleigh Round Two Race Report – Christine Rethman Well what an event. I must admit, I was a little nervous of racing at Hadleigh as so many features still scare the heebee jebbies out of me. But what a pleasant surprise (except the long grass, that was not a pleasant surprise). Travers used parts of Hadleigh I had no idea existed!!!! But will do in the future. So I set off on my practice lap thinking I would not survive it, but not only did I survive it, I flipping enjoyed it!!! “W...

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