MTB guide and hirsute purveyor of Great Rock Ed Oxley writes about his beloved South Pennine home. Continue reading Chips n Gravy
Steve Behr is a legend in his own lifetime, one of the greats of cycling photography. Steve has kindly given us access to some of his favourite images, and talks us through them.
Whether you’re an MTB fan or not, these are a delight. Enjoy. Continue reading Master of the Offroad Image
Vulpine sponsored Muddy Hell and we had a tent there with our good stuff in.
And it rained.
Continue reading MUDDY HELL 2012 IMAGES
The Horror! The Horror! What have I done???! What is this terror I see before me? MUH HA HA HAA HAAAAA!! Continue reading IT IS ALIVE…FRANKENBIKE
What a tune. Iggy Pop’s finest contribution to music? The tone perfectly suits his voice. Continue reading SONGS TO SPIN TO, PART VII: DEATH IN VEGAS – AISHA (TREVOR JACKSON REMIX)
The Forest of Bowland is very close to my heart. It lies between Lancaster and Clitheroe in Northern Lancs, and puts paid to the stereotype of Lancashire as a grim industrial county. Bowland is beautiful, both barren and lush, timeless and quiet. It’s an ideal alternative to the often manic tourism of The Lakes, which lie no more than an hour’s drive North. Continue reading FAVOURITE PLACES TO RIDE, PART I: TROUGH OF BOWLAND
This is not a track to weave through city snarl-ups to. (There’s a very strong argument to suggest that no track is right for traffic, but that’s another blogÃ¢â‚¬Â¦) Continue reading SONGS TO SPIN TO, PART IV: MINISTRY – JESUS BUILT MY HOTROD
Melissa Ã¢â‚¬Å“MissyÃ¢â‚¬ï† Giove, AKA Ã¢â‚¬ËœThe Missile’. Downhill MTB legend.
Continue reading CYCLING CHARACTERS, PART I: MISSY GIOVE
Ã¢â‚¬ËœEpic’. A word that’s almost become cliche. A word that conjures images of pain-wracked faces, hollow eyes and the beauty of suffering. A word that is synonymous with road cycling.
Continue reading EPIC XC
This is Philip. I ride with him about once a week. Either MTB or road, sometimes something else bike related.He is a good friend and a complete bastard. Continue reading A PAEAN TO MY TRAINING PARTNER THE BASTARD