VIDEO: Calder Divide Trail 2023 – Faffing and Laughing

The Calder Divide Trail is a long distance circular route across 12 valleys, 6 moors and 1 floodplain in West Yorkshire. It is a multi-day adventure along the watershed of...

Grinduro Gravel Enduro Returns To Wales: July 2022

After the inaugural Grinduro Wales was a huge success last year, it returns to Machynlleth July 22-24 2022. Last year saw dusty trails, sun-drenched camping grounds and plenty of smiles....

Grinduro Wales – Pushing The Limits Of Gravel

Last week Amanda attended her first gravel bike race in Machynlleth, Wales. Grinduro aims to be the best elements of a mountain bike enduro with a gravel-style road race. Did...

Raiders Gravel, Galloway – The UK’s Newest Gravel Event

There’s an undiscovered gravel haven with open access, dark starry skies, award-winning ice cream, and endless trails… and it’s not too far away. Arriving at Gatehouse of Fleet, I realise...

Frontier 300 – Will You Make Brunch on The Beach?

“We live on an island, everyone should ride across it at least once!” So say the folks behind the new Frontier 300, a coast to coast event organised between the...

The 2020 Naughty Frontier – Gravel Enduro Launches

The team behind the hugely popular Naughty Northumbrian mountain bike enduro race has just announced a gravel version, called the Naughty Frontier. What it ISN’T is a long 200km non-competitive...

North London Dirt returns for 2019

70 miles of road and off-road, raising money for charity

Dunoon Dirt Dash

New Bike Packing Event | Dunoon Dirt Dash

Details of a new bikepacking event: the Dunoon Dirt Dash, organised by a couple of familiar names. You probably know who Charlie the Bikemonger is. Now, he’s Charlie the Ex...

Fancy a random adventure? This new race could be up your street

An event where you make up your own route, but won\'t get to plan until just before the start.

Fettling, wind and dust. The before, during and after of Dirty Reiver 2019

The Dirty Reiver makes the most of the miles of gravel tracks in Kielder Forest. We head there for 2019 - it can\'t be as good as last year can…

Yorkshire True Grit is back for 2019 – it’s the same but different

The event is back for its third year, but it\'s all change for 2019

Gritfest is back for 2019, with Lauf sponsoring

Wales never fails when it comes to gravel racing

Grinduro announces 2019 dates, new locations and headline sponsor for Grinduro Scotland

Four events in 2019, including Japan and Canada. Canyon is named as the Grinduro Scotland event sponsor.

Brother in the Wild Festival is back for 2019

Riding and camping festival returns for 2019

Magic Rock combines beer, ‘cross and art in Super Sunday

Brewery hosts a day of \'cross – from glorious photos, to watching the World Champs live... all washed down with craft beer.

Dirty Reiver 2019 – we preview some of the new course… and a Special new addition

Tom ventures north to Kielder Forest to discover what\'s new for 2019 at the Dirty Reiver

A date with the Duke: the first Dukes Weekender didn’t disappoint

Antony heads north, but not too far, to visit the Trossachs – home of the Dukes Weekender

Alpkit announces support of Silk Road Mountain Race

Fancy a challenge on your gravel bike? You’d be hard pushed to find many organised events harder than the Silk Road Mountain Race. In summary, it is a single stage,...

Go find it with Canyon and Rapha in Manchester

Hunt out a free bike!

Get your Jurassic Gravel on with the Kinesis Gravelcross series

Event brings two day format to Kinesis UK Gravelcross series

MEGA GALLERY: Bikes of Grinduro 2018, from the wonderful to the plain weird

We take a virtual wander around the Grinduro village and pick our favourite bikes spotted.

Sausage rolls and dry cow poo. Yorkshire True Grit wasn’t your average gravel ride

Jason Miles takes on the second running of Yorkshire True Grit, under blue skies and a hot sun.

Video: Brother in the Wild 2018

Is it FOMO if you\'ve already missed out? We\'ll try not to next year... pencil us in for the bike football. Check out the video to find out more.

Saddle up for the Double Downs to support our wounded

The South Downs National Park will play host to Walking With The Wounded’s latest challenge on Saturday 1st September 2018: The Double Downs. This one-day, 64-mile off-road cycling challenge promises...

Grabs some autumnal gravel fun with the Falling Leaves Rough Ride

Explore some lesser known corners of the Midlands in October. And get a free cap. Win!

North London Dirt: The Ride Journal invite you to escape the city for a good cause…

Ride bikes, feel righteous – the perfect event?

Never mind the Trossachs, it’s the Dukes Weekender gravel event

Something for everyone as gravel comes to Aberfoyle in September 2018.

More grit than ever at Yorkshire True Grit for 2018

Back for more, it\'s always good to hear when an event returns with a new and improved course

Get Gravel Scavenging in Manchester with Grinduro and Rapha

Riding bikes, talking bikes, drinking whisky. We\'re in!

Landrun 100 – Paul Errington’s experience

Our man in the north (east), Paul Errington, jetted off to Oklahoma to take part in the Landrun 100, looking to lay the demons of a mechanical in 2017 to…