Exclusive: Last ever pics of Steve Peat's winning bike

World champ gives us the scoop before mothballing his pride and joy

Take a good look at it because this is probably the last time you'll see Steve Peat's World Championship winning bike.

Our newly crowned champ let Mountain Biking UK magazine do a final photoshoot with his Santa Cruz 'Peaty' V-10.4 before it was packed away for safe keeping.

In case you've been living under a rock, Peaty finally won the UCI Downhill World Championships this summer after a relentless 16 attempts, prompting celebrations throughout the mountain biking world.

Get the full story of how his mechanics shaved every last gram to help give him the winning edge in the latest issue of Mountain Biking UK magazine, which hits the shops today.

This month's mag also features mountain biking's hottest women right now, the best starter bikes you can buy, the world's most jawdropping rides and a head-to-head battle between Olympian cross-country rider Oli Beckingsale and a bunch of huskies...

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