Air-sprung FOX 40 revealed!

 FOX—the industry-leading ride dynamics company—has announced the release of two 2014 gravity offerings with the 40 FLOAT RC2 and DHX RC4. The 40 utilises an air spring and lightweight chassis and the DHX RC4 offers improved damping circuits and new adjustments.

 

Taking a clean slate approach and two years of development through FOX’s RAD (Race Applications Development) program, the 2014 40 FLOAT RC2 features a completely redesigned chassis and FLOAT air spring, dropping over a pound of weight from the previous model. The new chassis has the same strength as the previous design but all of the major components—the lower legs, crowns and upper tubes—have been optimized to lower the fork weight to 5.98 pounds (2711g). The FLOAT air spring is not only lighter than a coil system, it also offers incremental spring tuning and the addition of an adjustable compression ratio to modify the progressiveness of the spring curve.

The 2014 DHX RC4 borrows technology used in FOX’s Podium motorcycle shock. The damping loads between the main piston and reservoir piston are balanced to provide a more sensitive feel and better responsiveness to direction change. In addition, the shaft diameter has been decreased to ½”, which decreases friction and increases traction.

If you’re after more technical detail, Fox have assembled a comprehensive rundown. Read it all here.

Josh Carlson Wins FLOW Rollercoaster Enduro Race in Wisemans Ferry

Josh Carlson wins the second FLOW Rollercoaster enduro gravity state series round at Wisemans Ferry.

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Organisers Rocky Trail had arranged two different race tracks for the more than 100 competitors at picturesque Del Rio riverside venue and the 26-year old mountain bike and all-mountain racing pro from Wollongong dominated the high-profile elite men’s field. Jon Odams from Sydney took out the second place and downhill legend Michal Ronning from Hope Island (QLD) claims again third ahead of Mick Ross (Sydney, NSW) and Jason Blackmore (Pullenvale, QLD).

Men’s podium (l-r): Mick Ross, Michael Ronning, Josh Carlson, Jon Odams, Jason Blackmore.

“This was one of the most challenging and fun days out”, said Carlson of his race that had competitors ride untimed to the start lines of two different race tracks and after a few hours of practice the fastest combined race times counted. “These race tracks live up to any international standard and I am so thrilled that this riding and racing format finally is gaining popularity in Australia”, said Carlson who has been racing in the United States for the last few summer seasons, focusing on the all-mountain discipline.

Josh Carlson busts out the the start gate.

All-mountain enduro racing is the new kid on the block of mountain bike racing and with its roots in the French Alps and North American high-country it has been gaining traction in Australia, attracting a wide range of mountain bikers as it combines cross-country trails that require a good amount of fitness and endurance as well as challenging downhill sections that will reward those with good technical riding skills.

“It’s the perfect day out with your riding buddies – you explore the trails and ride together, but then you also have the element of a race where you get to challenge each other and certain parts of the course”, said Jon Odams from Sans Souci (NSW), current leader of the FLOW Rollercoaster NSW State Series. With a 6th place in the 2012 UCI Oceanias Super D all-mountain event in Rotorua (NZ), Odams has become one of the big supporters of all-mountain racing in NSW.

Current series leader Jon Odams.

Odams leads the series ahead of Michael Ronning and Joshua Carlson. Elite female racer Genevieve McKew claims her second win in the series, leading ahead of State 4X and Downhill talent Vanessa Thompson (Yanderra NSW) and former National Downhill Champion Joanne Fox (Penrith NSW).

The FLOW Rollercoaster enduro racing series is now headed for the new Thredbo all-mountain trails, where the NSW State Championship event will take place on 6 April, before the final series round at Stromlo Forest Park on 28 July. For more information and to sign up, visit www.rockytrailentertainment.com

Michael Green shredding the Del Rio Enduro

Kiwi’s Kath and Erin Take On Cape Epic

Erin Greene and Kath Kelly are taking on one of the toughest multi-stage endurance MTB races in the world – The Absa Cape Epic which started yesterday in South Africa.

The “untamed” African MTB race is held from 17th – 24th March, 2013 and covers around 800km in 8 days around spectacular coastlines, mountains and deep ravines of Cape Town, South Africa. Climbing Everest twice is no mean feat particularly when it’s over strenuous rocky climbs, wild technical downhills, river crossings and forested singletrack.

Kath and Erin

Kath Kelly (right) and Erin Greene, both of New Zealand, are keen to finish in the top 10 at the 2013 Absa Cape Epic.

Erin and Kath, based in Dunedin and Roxburgh, New Zealand, respectively managed the gruelling preparation around their day jobs. Erin sells bikes in one of the city centre shops by summer and is a ski patroller at Coronet Peak in the winter, piling on the bike miles around the peaks of Dunedin in between.

Kath describes herself as a jack-of-all-trades – most often masquerading as an AI technician. She travels the length and breadth of NZ impregnating 40,000 dairy cows in a season, before moving onto the deer in the autumn. The bike goes everywhere her baster does and waking up in a new town daily ensures she gets to experience the awesome variety of trails the North and South Islands have to offer.

The commitment is huge not just financially – although the girls estimate it’s going to cost $10,000 each by the time accommodation, flights, food and other travel expenses have been accounted for. And that’s not counting the months of training …

“You end up working less and travelling more to go and do other races,” offers Kath.

These girls have form as a team. They won the women’s division of the Alpine Epic in New Zealand in 2010 and put a few of the lads on notice in the process.

The two rider team format in such a full on endurance event creates an intense dynamic. Erin describes racing together: “it works, because Kath is so much stronger on the flat and just has the power to be able to push and grind. I just can’t do it, it just does my head in, but having someone right there that’s working hard – you have to stay with them otherwise you get dropped.”

To which Kath quickly butts in “And the same on the hills – she’ll come and grab my bike!”

The good thing about the Cape Epic is that there is a pretty even spread of both conditions and they’ll need those strengths with stages up to 140km pulling in an arduous seven hours of mountain biking in a single day out of eight.

Kath Kelly and Erin Greene

Kath Kelly (left) and Erin Greene, both of New Zealand, after winning their first team event: the Alpine Epic held in New Zealand in 2010.

The Alpine Epic was one thing, but the Cape Epic is in another league, Erin entered in 2010 and is the first to admit she had a bad race filling in for an Aussie rider. A virus going into the race left Erin suffering dehydration and requiring hospitalisation after passing out in the early stages.

“I didn’t get to finish the whole race, but I joined at the end and did the last few stages. Because I was unranked, I was starting at the back in group F and there are 50 or 100 riders in each group, so I was starting way at the back of all these riders. These people are 2km along the road before you’ve even managed to start moving, its crazy you just end up passing all these people, but at least now we’re going to be starting in a better bunch.”

It is clear Erin understands the event and she emphasises the importance of the prologue, which should see them well placed: “it’s about racing smart … knowing where to position yourself and when to really dig in and go hard.”

When asked about their expectations, they are typically modest. Kath murmurs a top ten finish and Erin reckonstop five, but a glint in their eyes hints at the prize and a desire to win it. Kath nails it saying:

“You’re up against the world’s best – and I’ve never been up against the world’s best apart from Erin,” she laughs. “The way I look at it, I try and block that out, race your own race, race to the best of your ability. You can only try your hardest and that is what I will be putting in and I’m sure that’s what Erin will be doing.”

“One thing I learnt from watching the Tour de France is that you don’t go out there and smash yourself on the first day, you want to race consistently the whole way through so that’s my plan in my head,” Kath laughs.

Amazing Alice Springs

Flow Mountain Bike visited Alice Springs recently to get the low down on the trails that’ll be used for Ingkerreke Commercial Mountain Bike stage race in early May.

It’s hard to overstate how amazing this place is. The terrain is like nothing you’ll ride anywhere else in Australia; the landscapes are huge. If you always thought Alice was a flat dust bowl, think again

 

Mt Baw Baw Downhill – $50,000 Prize Pool

Mt Baw Baw Alpine Resort together with Gippsland MTB are primed to host Round 5 of the KONA Victorian Downhill Mountain Bike Series, and also set are some of the most adventurous DH riders in Australia who have been in training for this event which boasts the largest Australian prize pool of over $50,000 for this gravity fuelled discipline of mountain biking.

Troy Brosnan will be in attendance (pictured racing at the recent Australian Nationals in Canberra).

Mt Baw Baw is located 120 km east of Melbourne and 50 km north of the Latrobe Valley. Mt Baw Baw is a year-round resort, catering for snow enthusiasts during the white season, and outdoor adventurers, hikers and bike riders during the green season. During the warmer months, Mt Baw Baw comes alive with spectacular wildflowers. The Resorts walking trails link to a wider network of trails within the Baw Baw National Park and also the Great Alpine Walking Trail. The Resort is home to the ‘DH1’, a national standard downhill mountain bike course which is open from December to April during the Green Season. The Village Restaurant is open all year round offering great food and spectacular views across West Gippsland.

Late last year during its official opening the ‘DH1’ course was coined as being “…up there with Australia’s best DH trails” by Mt Baw Baw Mountain Bike Ambassador Nick King. “On a scale of one to ten, the ‘DH1’ is an eleven!”

Due to its fast paced and technical nature the aptly rated black diamond (very difficult) course ‘DH1’ starts at the village hub and descends 300 vertical meters over its 1.3 kilometer distance. Held on the 23rd and 24th of March, approximately 350 downhill mountain bike riders are expected to compete for series points, cash and prizes. Spectators up on the mountain will be treated to some of the best downhill action in a competitive racing environment against the clock. The fastest ‘pinners’ from start to finish in various categories from elite riders to first timers will take home the spoils.

The course for this series event is not for the faint hearted.  With the likes of former Junior World Champion and 2012 Australian National Champion Troy Brosnan attending the event, racing and spectating is sure to be wild! The VDHS is hotly contested by some of the fastest and most skilled DH riders in Australia and there is some hair raising helmet camera footage of this fast-paced ride that can be accessed on the event website.

King says “This is a pinnacle event for mountain biking in Gippsland, with a downhill course that is a huge favourite on the racing circuit many riders are sure to be tested”.  Spectators can make the easy day trip up the mountain to see all the action unfold on the Saturday and Sunday. “Believe me you will be awe inspired watching these riders gravitate themselves down the mountainside!”

Spectator entry and parking is free. There is onsite catering supplied and many of the competitors have chosen to stay at accommodation on the mountain side providing a welcomed financial boost to the alpine resort.  The event schedule, competitor entry details and helmet camera footage for the race can be found at the website www.vdhs.com.au and further information can be obtained from the www.gippslandmtb.com.au and www.mtbawbaw.com.au websites.

A Sensational Weekend at the Bike Buller MTB Festival

Mt Buller’s premier mountain biking event, the Bike Buller MTB Festival presented by Giant, has concluded, with a record 700+ keen mountain bikers converging on the resort for a massive weekend of riding that delivered plenty of action on and off the trails.

The village atmosphere of Bike Buller.

The Festival, organised by Rapid Ascent, the team behind the Kona Odyssey, Salomon Trail Running Series and the Anaconda Adventure Races, is a three-day stage race designed to provide something for all levels of mountain biker. This year, riders battled it out in events including the 30 and 50km Stirling Circuit, the 4.5 hour Brakeburner Enduro, the 1,100m vertical drop of the Mt Buller Super D and the 25km Cornhill Cranker. The kids also had a ball with their very own 10km race on the easier trails around the Mt Buller Village.

Not a downhill race and you still got to use the chairlift.

Blue skies and warm temperatures made for excellent race conditions, and saw Paul Van der Ploeg and Jenni King take out the men’s and women’s premier categories respectively, with both completing all races over the three day event. Van der Ploeg and King both recorded the fastest cumulative time across the three Premier Category races for male and female, to claim their first Bike Buller Mountain Bike Festival Champion crowns.

Bike Buller MTB Winner Paul Van der Ploeg in his war paint.

On Sunday, riders in the Brakeburner and Super-D events met their friends, families and fellow riders at the Picnic in the Park food, wine and music festival at Mirimbah Park. Held in the beautiful surroundings next to the Delatite River, over 1200 guests were treated to a fantastic range of local food and wine whilst listening to some talented local musicians. Warm weather and blue skies made for a sensational afternoon of celebrations.

Sam Maffett, Event Manager of the Bike Buller MTB Festival presented by Giant, said the weekend was again a success and highlighted the first-rate trails at Mt Buller. “The weekend’s just gone so well, beautiful weather, some superb riding up here, plenty of friendly people and everyone’s had an absolute blast. The trails up at Mt Buller really are world class, everyone’s given the trails the big thumbs up and I’m sure they’ll be back many times again.”

The Mt Buller Village was humming all weekend, with riders and their families and friends enjoying the spectacular surroundings of autumn in the mountains.

Men’s Premier Podium
Women’s Premier podium.

For further information and detailed results, visit www.bikebuller.com.

 

Onyabike National Solo 24 Hour Mountain Bike Championships

Canberra Off-Road Cyclists (CORC) is gearing up once again for the Onyabike National Solo 24 Hour Mountain Bike Championships which will be held on Easter Weekend (March 30/31) at Stromlo Forest Park in Canberra.

Unfortunately we had to move the race from Majura Pines as there are major road works in progress along Majura Road. Hopefully we will go back in a few years. Solo Champs have become an iconic event in the 24 Hour race scene in Australia, and will be a great lead up and practice for the WEMBO World Solo Championships which will be at Stromlo Forest Park on October 12 and 13th. The Easter Solo 24 Hour was the brainchild of CORC in the mid 2000’s and is the only regular solo only event on the Aussie race calendar.

If riding solo for 24 hours seems too much of a challenge then why not give the 6+6 a go, ride for 6 hours on Saturday, eat, hangout, recover and rest on Saturday night, and then head out again from 6am on Sunday morning, a great way to see what solo racing is all about and offer some words of encouragement to the guys and girls who have been riding all night. The 6+6 is also open to juniors aged 16 or older on 30 March 2013.

Full event information is available at www.solo24hour.com.au
Registration at https://www.registernow.com.au/mtba/ERegister.aspx?E=1308
And for World Solo 24 Hour Champs news and info head to www.wembo.com.au

Cannondale Team Camp

Incredible Finale Ligure, Italy was home to the Cannondale mountain team camp the final week of February. Twenty-five journalists from six countries were introduced to the international Cannondale Factory Racing XC team and the Cannondale OverMountain team, making for a week full of interviews, riding, friendly competition and camaraderie.

The Cannondale mountain team is split between four Cannondale Factory Racing riders that will race at the World Cup XC level, and four OverMountain riders that will compete in the Enduro World Series along withvarious other Enduro events around the globe. The Cannondale Factory Racing team is made-up of Olympic bronze medalist Marco Fontana from Italy, along with Germany’s Manuel Fumic, American Keegan Swenson and Anton Cooper from New Zealand. France’s Jerome Clementz and Americans Mark Weir, Ben Cruz and Jason Moeschler are the OverMountain team focusing on the Enduro segment.

“Cannondale team camp was a great experience,” said Fumic. “One of my favorite parts was uniting with all of my teammates and sharing the passion we all have for riding mountain bikes. It was amazing how the team came together as a family, whether on the trail or over dinner.”

Racing can be serious stuff, but you wouldn’t have guessed it that week. Nights were filled with Italian cuisine, wine and antics, while XC and Enduro riding and racing took place during the day. There were smiles all around as the riders and journalists broke into eight, four-person teams and got the chance to race their Cannondale bikes during a XC relay race, which ultimately came down to a sprint for the win between XC specialist Manuel Fumic and Enduro star Jerome Clementz. The fun continued the following day, as team members, journalists, and Cannondale staff competed in an Enduro race hosted by promoters of the Enduro World Series. After three stages of racing their Cannondale Jekylls and Trigger 29ers, Ben Cruz took home top honors from the ‘pro’ division.

“What a great way to start the season. Having a blast in one of the best riding areas of the world with my teammates, Cannondale staff, journalists, and the sun was super fun,” said Clementz. “Spending the week taking pictures, making videos, interviewing, doing fun races and goofing around could not motivate you more for the season and make you love your job even more. I’m already looking forward to the 2014 team camp.”

Australia's Toughest MTB Marathon – 17th March 2013

Big Hill Events will be running the 4th Marathon Challenge; which started with the huge Australian Marathon Championships in 2010.

Each year the event has had fantastic reviews, with great marshals and fully stocked European Feed Zones. The course has attracted all different riding abilities from elite riders to local mountain bike riders – all of which have been well respected in the mountain bike community for tackling the toughest mountain bike marathon in Australia.

Regardless of the number of riders, this event has always been run to the highest quality; with Big Hill Events investing time and money into building and maintaining trails, mapping over 90k of course, managing our army of friendly volunteers, setting up the best feed zone stations and offering an event which gave it all back to the riders.

Unfortunately, with such a legendary reputation, the majority of the mountain bike community has been put off by the challenge. Which is why Big Hill Events will be running the last Marathon Challenge of its kind at Avoca on Sunday 17th March 2013, just a week and a half away.

For those riders out there who thought “One day, I’ll tackle the Marathon Challenge” Sunday the 17th will be your last chance.

We’d like to thank all the sponsors who have been on board in the past, including Tourism Victoria, The Pyrenees Shire, Mt Avoca Winery, Blue Pyrenees Winery, Peerick Winery, Ground Effects, Degani Bakeries, Total Rush, Nemisis, Shimano, Sport Recovery, Endura and Fitzroy Revolutions.

We’d also like to thank all our volunteers who have helped out over the years, including a special thanks to the Avoca Primary School, Kyneton 4wd Club, St. Arnaud Motorcycle Club, Ballarat District 4wd Club and the Avoca Golf Club (with their fantastic gourmet burgers).

Most importantly we’d like to thank all the riders who have continuingly supported this event, who have toughened up and taken on the challenge every year.

Big Hill Events will continue to support the area, building and riding trails in the Pyrenees state forest, along with organising the trail running event “Run From The Hills” in November each year.

For 2013, this event will be a celebration of the 4 years spent running the Marathon Challenge; Degani bakeries and Endura are supplying food for the feed zones and Ground Effect clothing are supporting our prize packs. With so much activity in Avoca on at the same time – including the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival – this is set to be a weekend to remember.

The Marathon Challenge – 90k or 45k distances and the 4.5-ish hour Enduro around the vineyard this event is a great day out on the bike for all abilities.

Yet again the event has attracted a great mix of riders, including elite riders Adam Cobain, Warrack Leach, Jessica Douglas, Naomi Hansen and Amity McSwan – All up for the challenge.

Online entries for both the Marathon Challenge and the 4.5-ish Enduro will close on Wednesday the 13th March.

www.bighillevents.com.au

 

Australia’s Toughest MTB Marathon – 17th March 2013

Big Hill Events will be running the 4th Marathon Challenge; which started with the huge Australian Marathon Championships in 2010.

Each year the event has had fantastic reviews, with great marshals and fully stocked European Feed Zones. The course has attracted all different riding abilities from elite riders to local mountain bike riders – all of which have been well respected in the mountain bike community for tackling the toughest mountain bike marathon in Australia.

Regardless of the number of riders, this event has always been run to the highest quality; with Big Hill Events investing time and money into building and maintaining trails, mapping over 90k of course, managing our army of friendly volunteers, setting up the best feed zone stations and offering an event which gave it all back to the riders.

Unfortunately, with such a legendary reputation, the majority of the mountain bike community has been put off by the challenge. Which is why Big Hill Events will be running the last Marathon Challenge of its kind at Avoca on Sunday 17th March 2013, just a week and a half away.

For those riders out there who thought “One day, I’ll tackle the Marathon Challenge” Sunday the 17th will be your last chance.

We’d like to thank all the sponsors who have been on board in the past, including Tourism Victoria, The Pyrenees Shire, Mt Avoca Winery, Blue Pyrenees Winery, Peerick Winery, Ground Effects, Degani Bakeries, Total Rush, Nemisis, Shimano, Sport Recovery, Endura and Fitzroy Revolutions.

We’d also like to thank all our volunteers who have helped out over the years, including a special thanks to the Avoca Primary School, Kyneton 4wd Club, St. Arnaud Motorcycle Club, Ballarat District 4wd Club and the Avoca Golf Club (with their fantastic gourmet burgers).

Most importantly we’d like to thank all the riders who have continuingly supported this event, who have toughened up and taken on the challenge every year.

Big Hill Events will continue to support the area, building and riding trails in the Pyrenees state forest, along with organising the trail running event “Run From The Hills” in November each year.

For 2013, this event will be a celebration of the 4 years spent running the Marathon Challenge; Degani bakeries and Endura are supplying food for the feed zones and Ground Effect clothing are supporting our prize packs. With so much activity in Avoca on at the same time – including the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival – this is set to be a weekend to remember.

The Marathon Challenge – 90k or 45k distances and the 4.5-ish hour Enduro around the vineyard this event is a great day out on the bike for all abilities.

Yet again the event has attracted a great mix of riders, including elite riders Adam Cobain, Warrack Leach, Jessica Douglas, Naomi Hansen and Amity McSwan – All up for the challenge.

Online entries for both the Marathon Challenge and the 4.5-ish Enduro will close on Wednesday the 13th March.

www.bighillevents.com.au

 

Pumped Up Track – Willunga, South Australia

The City of Onkaparinga, South Australia recently contracted TrailScapes to rebuild an existing dirt jump facility that had become an eyesore and was unsuitable for all riders.

Garry Patterson from TrailScapes took the traditional pump track and turned it on its head, designing a ‘Pumped Up’ track that is essentially a steeper and taller version of your conventional pump track, as there has been a need for a facility combining pump track and dirt jump characteristics.

The design had been sitting in a draw for a couple of years so when the opportunity arose to implement it in the historic town of Willunga in the McLaren Vale wine district, the team wasted no time in building the facility.

The track has only been opened since Monday and the positive response to both the Council and ourselves has been overwhelming and with 4 more Pumped Up Tracks in the pipeline this is the beginning of the Pump Track Revolution!

Yakima Announced as MTB Series Major Sponsor

In a major coup for the sport, Queensland’s premier cross-country and downhill mountain bike racing series has secured a naming rights sponsor, with the competition to be known as the 2013 Yakima Sunshine MTB Series.

Yakima distributes versatile, easy-to-use and robust systems used to transport gear such as bikes, kayaks, skis, cargo, and camping equipment; safely and simply.

Having recently launched in Australasia, Yakima brand manager Chris Lyons said he hoped the partnership would help them integrate into the local market.

“Yakima products are created by purists for purists,” Chris said.

“We are basically a bunch of mountain bikers, kayakers, snowboarders and adventure purists making products for the same kind of people. How else would we have come up with a hitch- mount bike rack that incorporates a bottle opener?

“Supporting local sport is something we are very proud to be doing, and we hope this relationship continues into the future,” he said.

The 2013 Yakima Sunshine MTB Series features 11 events throughout South East Queensland from May to August, with each event attracting up to 300 riders.

Founder of Queensland Mountain Bike and series cross-country coordinator Aiden Lefmann welcomed the partnership with Yakima.

“With Yakima’s help we are taking grass roots mountain biking to the next level. They are providing important funding for infrastructure development and improving the money available in the prize pool,” Aiden said.

“Some 300 riders transport their bikes to the event – and bike transport is always a tricky prospect – but Yakima offer a whole bunch of products that solve the problem.

“Mountain biking is a sport for everyone. We have children in the under-11 division right through to the ‘super masters’ where riders well into their 60s take part,” he said.

Those wishing to register to compete in the 2013 Yakima Sunshine MTB Series can do so at www.qldmtb.com.au.

For more information on Yakima visit www.yakima.com.au

2013 YAKIMA SUNSHINE MTB SERIES

Cross-country dates

Round 1 – May 11, 2013 Toowoomba (Toowoomba MTB Club)
Round 2 – June 2, 2013 Mt Crosby (Kenmore Cycling Club)
Round 3 – June 16, 2013 Mt Cotton (Brisbane South MTB Club)
Round 4 – July 7, 2013 Adare, Gatton (The Riders Club)
Round 5 – July 21, 2013 Old Hidden Vale – Grandchester (Hidden Vale Adventure Park) Round 6 – September 8, 2013 Samford (D’aguilar Range Cycling Club )

Downhill dates

Round 1 – May 12, 2013 Toowoomba (Toowoomba MTB Club)
Round 2 – June 9, 2013 Cedar Creek (Downhill From Here)
Round 3 – June 30, 2013 Beerburrum (D’aguilar Range Cycling Club)
Round 4 – July 14, 2013 Canungra (Straight to Hell Downhill Club)
Round 5 – July 28, 2013 Cedar Creek (Downhill From Here)

Andreu Lacondeguy Wins Farm Jam 2013

The Farm Jam 2013 presented by Unit has just finished up here in New Zealand and it couldn’t have gone better. The weather was perfect the rider line up was stacked!

MTB legend Andreu Lacondeguy took out the win in the MTB dirt jam, while Nick Franklin won the FMX and Kyle Baldock took took top honours in BMX dirt.

First up we have the official highlights from the MTB jam featuring all the best action from the incredible trails on the farm!