And the new – National Cup

If you’ve looked at the MTBA calendar recently and wandered through into 2019, you would have seen some funny little mountain symbols beside a few races. If you’re up with the goss, you will know that these little mountains represent the new National Cup that has transformed the national series …

The racing season begins!

This year has gone about as fast as they all do, too fast! Already it’s April and it’s time to pack up and head overseas to race bicycles in the summer heat of Europe. Although, it is still snowing at my first destination, so I should probably hold off on …

A Legacy – Nerang 2018 Commonwealth Games course

There is a bit over 380 days until hundreds of the best athletes from across the commonwealth descend onto the Gold Coast for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Many of the facilities have either been started or finished in anticipation for one of the largest sporting events to hit the Gold …

The Eliminator is back!

After a brief hiatus, the much-loved discipline of XCE or Sprint eliminator will be making its return to the international calendar for 2017! The 8 round series will visit three continents and seven different cities over a six month period and will bring mountain biking to the people.   A mixture of …

An Epic start – UCI World Cup 2018

Even though the races for 2017 have barely begun, the plans have been finalised for the 2018 UCI World Cup already! Next year will see seven rounds in the XCO series with a healthy dose of old favourites as well as a curious inclusion at the beginning of the year. …