Rachel takes the win and Gee 2nd!

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       Race Report: British Downhill Series 2015, Round 4 In one of the most enjoyable weekends racing of recent years Rachel took the win by almost 14 seconds while Gee came in 2nd, even overtaking a rider on the way! Taylor took a gamble on dry tyres which didn’t come off for him – 6th today and Dan made… Read more

Race Preview: Dan Atherton to Race British Downhill Series this weekend!

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Rose Bikes British Downhill Series Round 4, Rhyd y Felin This weekend offers a rare chance to catch all three Atherton siblings racing at the same event so make sure you come out to support the team at BDS Rhyd y Felin! Dan will be racing Downhill “just for the fun, for the buzz of it, and because I miss… Read more

Race Report: UCI Word Cup 2015: Round 3, Leogang.

, during the Leogang MTB World Cup, Austria.

In both the men’s and women’s race at Leogang today the wind was definitely a factor, especially on top of the course. Riders had enjoyed the track in qualifying, especially the more natural sections that have been cut in for this year, but now as the track was ridden it was changing under them! The Women raced first. Emmeline Siegenthaler… Read more

Race Preview: UCI World Cup 2015 Round 3: Leogang.

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Breathe! The downhill team is settled in Leogang! It’s just days after the excitement of Fort William and all the World Cup riders will be trying to rest tired legs, treat niggling injuries and to focus forward on Leogang, probably the furthest thing from the Fort William track in the entire 2015 World Cup schedule! While Fort Bill was a… Read more

Race Report: UCI World Cup 2015, Round 2 Fort William.

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It was a fantastic day for the GT Factory Racing team today with Rachel Atherton taking her second World Cup at Fort William, by almost eight seconds, Martin Maes taking his second Junior World Cup at Fort William, and a 4th for Gee Atherton in the Men’s. After a washout Saturday, Sunday dawned dry, cool and cloudy. With Qualifying postponed… Read more