Dorset Gravel Dash – ride review and article by Cycling UK

The Dorset Gravel Dash Here is a snippet of Sam Jones’s article, at Cycling UK, from his experience of riding the Dorset Gravel Dash bike ride in 2018. For the whole article follow the link. This 100-mile organised off-road ride through West Country hills, with camping and feasting took place at 9am on a May morning, the beer garden of the Red …

Enduro events intro

Enduro events – what’s all the fuss about? As ‘the new kid on the block’ of off-road cycling, Enduro style events are proving very popular with all sorts of riders. But what is an Enduro event, what’s needed to take part, and why should you care? Here’s our Pedal Planner low-down. What is Enduro? Enduro is a relatively new mountain biking …

Get ready for your first cyclocross event

Cyclocross off road race events are all the rage. Fun, fast and furious, they only last up to an hour – so you’ll be finished in time for a lunchtime pint! We hope this article gets you up to speed, and encourages you to give this fantastic, easily accessible sport a go. Cyclocross history Basic race rules How to get into CX Cyclocross bikes Training …