Hope Race Series Round 3, Lee Quarry – Race Report

With June and the start of the British summer proper winching ever closer, it was touch and go whether the charm of the previous rounds would hold for the racers at Lee Quarry. Race report and pics by Jenn Hopkins.

May 20th, 09 3,853 Categories: News

The Singletrack Classic Weekender – Update

Camping, car parking, insurance, security, toilets, fire, water, uplifts, demo bikes, timetable, catering… Now with videos of the downhills course and the ‘Classic’ trials competition. It’s going to be the chilled-out event of the summer, oh yes.

May 19th, 09 2,713 Categories: News

Lee Quarry Hope Series Race 3 Preview

After surviving the weather in race 2 here’s race 3! Entry levels are good and they are still accepting entries on the day. Registration opens at 08:30.

May 15th, 09 2,149 Categories: News

Hope Race Series Round 2, Lee Quarry

Race organisers Brownbacks were playing a risky game staging round 2 of the Hope Race Series on a Bank Holiday Monday but the Bacup micro-climate played into their favour this time around. Words and pics by Jenn Hopkins.

May 13th, 09 3,559 Categories: News

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Sea Otter Eight

Colours from Lezyne, Santa Cruz, crazy military types from Genuine Innovations, the Ibis Tranny in orange, funky vicar bars from FSA, a singlespeed Specialized carbon and carbon fibre dog bowls.

April 27th, 09 11,099 Categories: Press Launch

Hope Race Series Round 1, Lee Quarry

Sunday dawned bright and early in the Pennines for the 100+ racers descending upon the exciting new venue of Lee Quarry nr. Bacup, Rossendale. Report by Jenn Hopkins.

April 23rd, 09 3,778 Categories: News

Singletrack Classic Weekender – Yoofs Over 14 Can Now Enter

It’s official: the kids are alright.

April 23rd, 09 2,514 Categories: News

Brownbacks Hope Race Series Starts This Weekend

The 2009 race season is underway and the first round of the Hope Race Series at Lee Quarry Rossendale is getting nearer. Here’s an update of what’s happening as the 19th April fast approaches.

April 16th, 09 2,997 Categories: News

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