No pain, no gain

Uplift days might be fun, but they just don’t run that regularly in the Howgill Fells Bowderdale is one of the best, if not the best bit of ‘natural’ singletrack in England. It’s probably better than anything in Wales for that matter. And it would compete north of the border too. But Bowderdale comes at…

Game Changer

New access legislation could turn Wales into a true mountain bike utopia “We should have open access like they do in Scotland” If I had a pound for every time I’ve heard that. And now, in Wales at least, we have a chance. The Welsh government recently announced a total review of access to the…

The best of both worlds

It’s not the bike or even the terrain that matters, it’s just being there. One of my favourite Tweets/Facebook Posts over the Xmas period was from www.sacredrides.com – a respected Canadian mtb tour operator – entitled ‘10 Reasons Why Mountain Biking is Better than Road Biking.’ The style was funny and pretty tongue in cheek –…