BikeRadar Live: It's shaping up to be a cracking weekend!

With one day to go, we hit Brands Hatch to check on progress

We've just arrived at Brands Hatch to check out the site before BikeRadar Live opens to the public tomorrow afternoon, and we've been blown away by the work done by mountain bike course builder Will Longden and his team.

The dirt jumps are huge, the MBUK Eliminator dual slalom course looks like it'll produce some amazing riding, and the pump track is tight enough to challenge even the best riders, while being accessible to beginners too.

However, it's the mountain bike loops that are the real highlight. It's amazing what Will has managed to squeeze into a relatively small patch of woodland.

There's the What Mountain Bike Dirt Crits course, plus green, blue, red and black graded demo loops, where you can try out the latest mountain bikes for free, or test your skills on your own pride and joy. There are berms, jumps and rollercoaster sections of North Shore woodwork, plus plenty of more natural terrain for that pure cross-country fix.

If road riding is more your thing, don't worry – there's plenty for you to do too, including the chance to ride around Brands Hatch's famous motor racing circuit. For more details, visit the BikeRadar Live website.

It's going to be the UK cycling event of the year, so try to make it along if you can! For now, here are some pictures to whet your appetite:

The pump track is tight enough to challenge even experienced riders

The Dirt Crit and demo loops snake through woodland next to the motor racing circuit

There are plenty of berms and rollers to test your skills ...

... But don't worry, there's plenty of more natural riding too (we just didn't take pictures!)

The dirt jump start ramp is massive!

We can't wait to see some of the world's best riders hit our jump line

Plenty of amazing action should go down on the MBUK Eliminator dual slalom course

Visitors will have the chance to demo the latest bikes

Don't worry – the stars won't be hiding away there'll be plenty of chances to say hello

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