Bike Packing to the best bothy in Scotland

We left work at 4pm, got in the car and drove north, headed for the mountains. We tolerated the average speed cameras that now...

2017 – An awesome 12 Months of Bikepacking, Splitboarding and Exploring

January - Strathpuffer 24hr Solo MTB race The Strathpuffer solo is one of the toughest bike races in the world with 24 hours of riding...

Bike ‘n’ Hike on one of Scotland’s iconic peaks

It's easy to forget quite how wild northern Scotland is and without the various hunting tracks and stalking paths most of Sutherland and Wester...

Absolute Black Oval Chainrings – Long term review

It was certainly a gamble to use an oval chainring from Absolute Black for the first time ever during a 24 hour mountain bike...

Relentless 2015 -Racing a MTB non stop for 24hrs….and winning!

The human body is a pretty amazing thing, I pondered this thought in the pitch black in the Scottish Highlands at night during the...

Mountain biking in the Chamonix Valley

There is an abundance of quality biking around Chamonix, some super steep, lots super scenic and the odd glacier to dodge! It is all...

Mountain Biking the South Chilcotins, BC, Canada

The was defintely one of the best bike packing mountain biking trips ever. The landscape and trails were not only a riders but a...

Summer in Canada – Hiking and Biking Fernie

We lived in Fernie for one amazing year. When the snow melted it was straight onto the bikes. Fernie is getting pretty famous for ...

2015 a year in photographic review.

2015 was a strange year for us. We finally left Chamonix for good, signified by us collecting our last belongings and on reflection it's...

Bike Packing the Southern Cairngorms

It was getting late as I rode around the last corner to where the dot on the map was, but it wasn't a bothy...

One of the best long MTB loops in the Lake District

This rather ambitious mid winter ride attempted the two highest peaks you can legally mountain bike cycle in the England up in the Lake...