Ric is originally from sunny Northern Ireland and is the Senior Staff Writer at MBUK Magazine. He also contributes to What Mountain Bike, BikeRadar and Chop MTB. After studying Journalism at Ediburgh’s Napier University, he managed to land an Editorial Assistant job at MBUK. Over the years he’s graduated from coffee maker/bike boxer to one of the mag's leading feature contributors and kit testers. His racing career is a mish-mash of events including the Megavalanche, DH races and both XC and gravity enduro outings. Corners? Yes.