Forest of Dean – Race Report – Sam Marzetti

Last weekend saw the 3rd and final round of the DTV summer series at Forest of Dean. The race was to take place on the newly built jumpy track, which consisted purely of big jumps and berms and lots of pedalling! After riding the track briefly on the way back from the BDS at Bringewood,[…]

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Estonia Finish Tunnel

TriStar Estonia 111 Triathlon

Race report from Phil Mosley Let’s be honest, Estonia probably isn’t on your all-time list of ultimate triathlon dream destinations. It wasn’t on mine either, until I met the race founder Ain Alur Juhanson at the Triathlon Show in Surrey a few years ago. He’s a former pro triathlete who once held the bike record[…]

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Sam Marzetti - Aston Hill

Aston Hill Race – 25th March

The 24th and 25th of March saw the first of the summer series at Aston Hill and what a start to the summer series it was, with both days 20 degrees plus the track was dusty and running fast. The track stared with a sprint into a table top into some fast long sweeping burms which you[…]

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Sam Marzetti at UK Bike Park

Sam Marzetti – Welcome!

New team rider, Sam Marzetti getting his pre-season shred on at UK Bike Park. Sam, along with existing team riders Curtis Saunders and Keith Saunders will be riding Giant Glorys across the country this year, is a busy race season. If you see them at a race, go say hi! More news on the full[…]

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Bringewood BDS Report – Sam Marzetti

Last weekend was the penultimate round of the British Downhill Series held at Bringewood a classic pearce cycles race track. The track was not too hard and did not feature many technical sections which meant that it was relatively easy to learn and get up to speed on. There was very mixed weather throughout the[…]

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Forest of Dean Trail Volunteers

Forest of Dean Summer Series Rd1

Coming into this race I had to make a decision whether to race my DH bike or hard-tail as from past experiences of the tracks I knew I could almost perform to the same level on my hard-tail to my full on DH bike. However I made the decision to race my hard-tail mainly cause[…]

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Curtis braving the snow

Rogate 4th March 2012

This was the start of a new and upcoming downhill events series held at the well known Rogate. This was the first time Keith and I had been to Rogate. To go there for the first time doing a push race was pretty daunting, however as we arrived first impressions were good as we commenced[…]

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Sam Marzetti

BCC Tickertape 19th Feb 2012

The new Bournemouth Cycleworks (CWRacing) team take 3 of the top 4 spots at round 4! Here is new team rider Sam Marzetti’s account: Longleat Tickertape Race – 19/02/12 I turned up to race the Longleat Tickertape race on the Sunday morning and went to have a look at the course. My first impressions were[…]

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Sam Marzetti at Combe Sydenham

BDS Round 1 2012 – Combe Sydenham

The first round of the 2012 nationals was held in the south west of England at Combe Sydenham, the last national race to take place there was in 2004.. As this was the third national I had been, however not yet raced, I knew what to expect of the level of competition as this is[…]

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Woodland Riders Round 2 Tavistock

It was a early start for both me and my dad (Keith Saunders) with a 2.5 hour drive ahead of us on sunday morning. We where able to get there before practicing started which meant we were able to get a better look at the track and first impressions were what have I let myself[…]

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UK Bike Park Race 10/11th September

With the new uplift track finished and the new track bedded in the weekend was looking good, however with rain in both the mornings of the event and the track being mostly chalk it meant conditions were very hard to find any traction and with spikes and swap-thing tyres out of the option because of[…]

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