Monthly Archives: September 2013

An Interview With…Abby-Mae Parkinson

Fried Lettuce and the Future Abby is just sixteen years old but she already has a substantial trophy cabinet. A former swimmer and cross-country runner, Abby is no stranger to getting wet and hauling mud-clad shoes up steep hills. No

An Interview With…Abby-Mae Parkinson

Fried Lettuce and the Future Abby is just sixteen years old but she already has a substantial trophy cabinet. A former swimmer and cross-country runner, Abby is no stranger to getting wet and hauling mud-clad shoes up steep hills. No

An Interview With…Hugo Robinson

A “professional amateur” in China… Hugo has raced abroad on several occasions, even living in Belgium last winter under the expert guidance of the wonderful Wymans (Helen and Stef), but even the mullets and cookie sandwiches of the cyclocross motherland

An Interview With…Hugo Robinson

A “professional amateur” in China… Hugo has raced abroad on several occasions, even living in Belgium last winter under the expert guidance of the wonderful Wymans (Helen and Stef), but even the mullets and cookie sandwiches of the cyclocross motherland

From the Pits needs YOU!

From the Pits is not about lists of results and half-heartedly covering every single race every single weekend. It is about YOU!  Riders, racers, supporters. The flippin’ awesome people of cyclocross! I have already got loads of interviews under way, some

From the Pits needs YOU!

From the Pits is not about lists of results and half-heartedly covering every single race every single weekend. It is about YOU!  Riders, racers, supporters. The flippin’ awesome people of cyclocross! I have already got loads of interviews under way, some

An Interview With… Sean Dunlea

Sean is charming seventeen year old from Essex. He likes to describe things as ‘reem’ and button his shirt up to the top, but although his Ciclos Uno kit is orange, he isn’t!  He is a talented, eloquent and fiercely focussed young

An Interview With… Sean Dunlea

Sean is charming seventeen year old from Essex. He likes to describe things as ‘reem’ and button his shirt up to the top, but although his Ciclos Uno kit is orange, he isn’t!  He is a talented, eloquent and fiercely focussed young

Highlights from Hafjell

The cross country mountain bike World Cup drew to a close as winter weather drew in. Hafjell, Norway, was the venue and these were some of the stars… Full report coming to xcracer.co.uk soon.

Highlights from Hafjell

The cross country mountain bike World Cup drew to a close as winter weather drew in. Hafjell, Norway, was the venue and these were some of the stars… Full report coming to xcracer.co.uk soon.

Eastern CX League #1. Rediscovering the Depths of Our Deepest Darkest Lungs.

The Basildon course is brutal. It is essentially hill repeats, but you have to go at race-pace on the ‘recovery’ sections. Hill climbs are what Andy Nichols does, and it showed. The hills were not enough to shake off Dean

Eastern CX League #1. Rediscovering the Depths of Our Deepest Darkest Lungs.

The Basildon course is brutal. It is essentially hill repeats, but you have to go at race-pace on the ‘recovery’ sections. Hill climbs are what Andy Nichols does, and it showed. The hills were not enough to shake off Dean

I am now a website girl! It’s all about cyclocross.

As a rule, I am not really at one with computers, and computers, I get the impression, are not really at one with me. However, I think we have a mutually beneficial, if not deeply loving, relationship. And so, although

I am now a website girl! It’s all about cyclocross.

As a rule, I am not really at one with computers, and computers, I get the impression, are not really at one with me. However, I think we have a mutually beneficial, if not deeply loving, relationship. And so, although