If you go down to the woods today then you might be in for a surprise, or at least Steve Peat was this weekend when he found his local DH spot trashed!
Steve Peat’s local downhill, the venue for the Steel City Downhill, has been wrecked this weekend. The news comes from Peaty himself who came across the destruction while out for his daily exercise ration.
The Steel City Downhill track is located in Grenoside Woods, Sheffield, and has been built and maintained over the years by the yearly race and local charities. From the photos, and from what Peaty has said of the damage, it sounds like a bunch of very bored and very stupid people had nothing better to do so decided to fight berms and jumps…
Currently there are no suspects of leads to who committed the destruction, but if anyone has any information we’re sure Peaty and the authorities would be very pleased to hear from you.
Some nasty people in this World!!! Steel City Downhill track has been pointlessly wrecked. If anyone knows anything please let us know.
This track is enjoyed by a huge range of people from kids to pensioners and has been built on charity money from our little race. I’m fuming and just don’t understand the mentality!!!Steve Peat Instagram