The weeknd of 11-12 June's sees the Wolrd Cup move to Austria for the third round of the DH/4X comps. The organisers have drafted in Rob Warner to improve what Rob calls "one of the very best World Cup tracks". "It has everything" he quipped. Also returning this year is Phil Saxena, who has made some big changes to the 4X track: even more jumps, a more flowing track and a huge finish line jump.Go to www.nightrace.at for all the info, and log onto MBUK.com next week for all the results.
On the home front, this weekend see the Premier MTB XC series roll into Thetford for round three of the season long competition. MBUK tester Guy Kesteven will be racing in the 6-4-2 on Sunday so if you're riding, give him a cheer when you pass him! Full event details at www.xcracer.com.
This weekend also see's Bristol Bikefest taking place. The famous Ashton Court singletrack hosts Saturday's Bristol 12 and then on Sunday the same course will be used for a round of the Southern XC. Action starts 9am Saturday morning. Go to www.bristolbikefest.com for all the details.