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Interview: Matthias Stonig from the MS-Mondraker Team

Just a couple days ago we took the chance and invited Matthias Stonig from the MS Mondraker team for a short interview. Matthias, most previously known from downhill racing made ​​it on a 5th place at the Specialized Enduro Series SRAM in Riva del Garda and then great 2nd place at the race in Samerberg. Read more…

Mega Avalanche 2014: Jim’s Diaries – Part One

It’s the biggest mass-start MTB race in the world, its famous and infamous, it’s been going for 20 years this year and is something I have never got round to doing. Mega Avalanche is the race that so many of my mates have done, some are racers, many are not, but all have one thing Read more…

Photo Report: EnduroRace #3 – Premilcuore, Italy

It was the third stage of the EnduroRace Series hosted by the small Italian town of Premilcuore. The circuit was created with the philosophy of pure fun in mind. All in all it was a perfect weekend with lots of sun, dust, climb, and many miles of downhill! More information on facebook.com/pages/Enduro-Race and www.endurorace.net Pictures Read more…

Introducing the fast Germans of the Focus Trail Team

Enduro racing is getting more and more professional, a clear indication of this, is the ever-rising number of teams which the bicycle manufacturer sends in the competition. Focus has not only introduced with the SAM an extremely interesting bike this year, they also established the Focus Trail Team which earned at European level, quite a Read more…

EWS Preview: Race is on with Tracy Mosely and James Richards

We have explored the high trails to the top of Piccolo San Bernardo Pass and after that, we have ventured up to the slopes of the quarries for a trip into the most secret corners and the past life of La Thuile. Together with the main characters of this journey, Anka and Sven Martin, Manuel Read more…

Race Report: European Enduro Series #2 in Flims

The second race of the European Enduro Series took place during the Dakine Trailfox festival in Flims. A starting field with more than 260 riders fought for the fastest times and precious points for the overall ranking of the series. The fastest riders of the day were Ines Thoma and René Wildhaber. After the kick-off Read more…

Race Preview: Enduro World Series Round #4 – La Thuile

The awaited weekend of 12-13 of July is now almost here and Italy is getting ready to host the first of two rounds of the Enduro World Series 2014. The cream of the mountain-bike Enduro will come back to the heart of the Alps at La Thuile. This Aosta Valley location moves for the first Read more…

Travel: Gary Forrest checks out an Enduro Mediterraraneo.

When I think of Greece, I have always imagined the Ancient Greeks, the Trojan wars, mythology and weird numbers; I have never really associated it with Enduro Racing, until now. This journey started back in March 2014 when I received a private message through Facebook from one of the race organisers, Steven Kouins. He was Read more…

Ride with the Locals: The Blast 2 – Grand Massiv, France

As the thunderclouds packed together, the first riders arrive in Samoens, France for the second Blast Epic Enduro Weekend of 2014. The temperature is hot, the air is humid and we’re all hoping the storm stays in the Morzine valley. Riders from Germany, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Austria and the UK travelled down to one of Read more…