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Scott-SRAM to the Swiss Epic
Scott-SRAM to the Swiss Epic

In a year that will be remembered for different reasons by everyone, elite athletes have had a serious shift in their goals. With Tokyo 2020....

UCI Podiums to Virtual Podiums
UCI Podiums to Virtual Podiums

Every year we seek improvements, as an individual, a businessman or woman, or as an athlete. This year the world looks like nothing we’ve seen....

An insider’s guide to WEMBO 24 hour racing
An insider’s guide to WEMBO 24 hour racing

Racing a 24 hour mountain bike race in the solo category can be anything from a New Years resolution, a dare from a mate, a....

My favourite event: The Simpson Desert Bike Challenge
My favourite event: The Simpson Desert Bike Challenge

With the enforced hiatus from racing upon us, many including myself are reminiscing of race days gone by. I am extremely grateful to have had....

Dragon Trail MTB
Dragon Trail MTB

Anyone can see that around Australia, the marathon scene is shrinking. Some of the classics keep fighting on, but the demand for single day 100km....

My favourite event: Transalp
My favourite event: Transalp

As we move into a year unlike no other, being able to travel the world and race your bike seems like such a luxury! I....

Train with MarathonMTB.com for the Convict 100
Train with MarathonMTB.com for the Convict 100

So far the year 2020 has thrown up challenges around the world. The world of sport has been upended, but in some countries events have....

Zwift Haute Route Watopia 3 Day
Zwift Haute Route Watopia 3 Day

This past weekend I should have been in France racing the first event on my 2020 calendar, instead my calendar looks like a young childs....

Cape Epic 2021 entries open soon
Cape Epic 2021 entries open soon

After the last minute cancellation of the 2020 Cape Epic, the world has had a succession of huge changes. The Olympics have been postponed, millions....

What are the benefits of solo training?
What are the benefits of solo training?

As a coach I am often asked by athletes whether they are better off to go and do structured efforts on a solo ride or....

Sam Fox recaps XCO National Championships
Sam Fox recaps XCO National Championships

In Australia, The Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) XCO National Championships is the race that brings out all the big names. 2020 was no exception, with....

Maxxis Wide Trail Aspen and Rekon Race
Maxxis Wide Trail Aspen and Rekon Race

Maxxis has recently announced two new additions to their range of cross-country tyres. Anyone who has kept a close eye on the World Cup circuit....

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