Published: 18 April 2017
Written by Jason Archer
Jason Archer Focus

 

 

Riding background

Almost 13 years ago I accompanied my new girlfriend (now my wonderful wife) to a 12hr MTB race in a 4WD proving ground south of Melbourne. 
I recall the laughter and the cheers of the crowd echoing around the event as riders barrelled into a deep sand trap section during the prologue and I became hooked. While sand traps have moved to CX loops and rugged

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Published: 18 April 2017
Written by Jason Archer

 

 

Riding background

Almost 13 years ago I accompanied my new girlfriend (now my wonderful wife) to a 12hr MTB race in a 4WD proving ground south of Melbourne. 
I recall the laughter and the cheers of the crowd echoing around the event as riders barrelled into a deep sand trap section during the prologue and I became hooked. While sand traps have moved to CX loops and rugged

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Published: 22 March 2017
Written by Hayden Muir
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The 2017 edition of the Golden Triangle Epic is fast approaching. On the 25th of March hundreds of riders will assemble at the new spring gully trail head in Bendigo. Also being round 2 of the national XCM series will see some of Australia's fastest Marathon races on the start line getting ready to tussle it out for the win, the bragging rights and most importantly XCM National series

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Published: 24 February 2017
Written by Adam Kelsall
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The stats

Number of times run – 11

Previous winnners

Male – Murray Spink, Jblood x 6, Adrian Jackson, Lachie Norris, Chris Hamilton

Female – Tory Thomas, Jennifer Smith, Katherine O’Shea, Judith Arndt, Peta Mullens x 3, Renata Bucher, Rebecca Locke, Jenni King

Course Record – Chris Hamilton (4:18:20)

-       Peta Mullens (5:06:14)

Length

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Published: 07 February 2017
Written by Adam Kelsall
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First of all the tough question – It took you 8 hours 46mins and 11 seconds to break the record! You, especially you, can ride a long way and see some pretty epic parts of Victoria in that time. Why the hell would you choose to go up and down Upper Terry's Avenue and see the same scenery so many times? Or asked another way why does Everesting appeal to you?
That's a very good question. I guess

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Published: 27 September 2016
Written by Jenni King
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RIDING BACKGROUND

I am very much new to Enduro riding and so far have only done a handful of rides on this bike. I have spent the last 15 years on bikes with a little less suspension, racing XCO and Marathon style events mainly. After years of putting the kilometres in and punching out countless hill Reps, I’m very much enjoying getting out and having fun on the ‘bouncy bike’!  I

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Published: 21 June 2016
Written by Courtney Sherwell
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Riding background:

For a few years now I’ve been riding bikes for fun and as a means to stay fit. It wasn’t something I took seriously until recently when I made the decision to quit netball and to start focussing on riding. I entered my first 50km mountain bike race last year in November and despite having a massive stack at the 20km mark and breaking my nose, I finished the race

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