Do you love the idea of being guided by a qualified Anglophone (or insert your own native language here) MTB instructor-guide during your next trip to the French Alps? Do you hate the idea of them having to pick up soap in a French prison for their pains? Well help is at hand in both
”What’s your favourite ride?” It’s probably the question I get asked most frequently during the BV season. The truth is that I’ve never really had an adequate response. Then, on thursday 22nd September 2016, after 16 years of Bikevillage I finally realised the answer. Spoiler alert: I was half-cut at the time of the revelation.
Nearly half our 2016 spaces are already booked up. For all of you who have already booked and those of you thinking about next summer – autumn will do that to a biker – Easyjet have released their summer 2016 flights so log on now and get a bargain! http://www.easyjet.com/en/holidays/info/summer-2016/?utm_medium=referral&utm_source=easyjet.com/en/&utm_campaign=banner&utm_content=Carousel
Dear mountain bike world, would everyone who has ever taken the word ‘epic’ and bandied it about like it meant nothing please get in touch with Théo Galy and pals and apologise – it turns out the 2015 Shimano Epic Enduro pretty much owns the rights to the word by sheer dint of being a
You know you’re living in the country when you start shopping in places with catalogues like this. What exactly is that cover-shot? Agri-sexual? Anyway, the scores so far are: Wild Boar Fraternity 2 , Bikevillage Pump Track 0. That’s right, they came back for more and totally smashed a nicely sculpted and compacted table top.
It seems we just can’t help ourselves – it’s January, there are severe weather warnings everywhere and, just like last year, we’re driving up the A9 into a blizzard on our way to the 2015 Strathpuffer. The first challenge is getting the van up the icy forest track to the small clearing that Thor