There will be so much to do at BikeRadar Live on 10-11 July, so we’ve summarised it here for you. Just make sure you’ve got your tickets by midnight on 5 July, otherwise it will cost 20 percent more at the gate on the day.
For mountain bikers
– What Mountain Bike Dirt Crit Champs powered by Rose Bikes
The Dirt Crit races will be short in time but challenging on the body and mind on a 1km course.
– Ride a demo bike
Sample a mountain bike from the likes of Pace, Diamondback, Raleigh, Scott, Corratec and Rose.
– Dirt Jump Masterclass
Dial in your dirt jump skills on the Airbag with the help of pro rider Chris Smith and Gary Penman.
– What Mountain Bike Hot Laps
Try to set the fastest time on the purpose-built mountain bike loop.
– Ride the off-road trail loops
Purpose-built routes will be graded for difficulty, so there’s something for beginners and experts alike.
– Get mountain bike skills coaching
CycleActive will be delivering their unique brand of skills tuition to experts, novices and kids.
– Ride the pump track
Have a go yourself, watch the professionals or get coaching on the bermy, bumpy, pumpy track.
– British Heart Foundation Track Ride
Hit Brands Hatch’s world-famous Indy track and have a leisurely ride.
– Open dual slalom
Race on the same Mountain Biking UK Eliminator dual slalom track as the pros.
For road riders
Take part in one of three options in the cycling plus sportive: Geoff Waugh
– Cycling Plus Sportive
Ride 50, 70 or 106 miles through Kent, the Garden of England.
– Procycling Hot Laps
Try to set the fastest lap on the 1.9km Brands Hatch circuit.
– HotChillee Circuit Races
Road race around the 1.9km Brands Hatch circuit for British Cycling Category 1,2,3 4 and Elite road riders.
Test yourself in hot chillee’s devil takes the hindmost circuit race: BikeRadar
– Ride a demo bike
Sample a road bike from the likes of Scott, Raleigh, Red Bull and Brompton.
– HotChillee GoRace
Road race around the 1.9km Brands Hatch circuit for newcomers.
– British Heart Foundation track ride
Hit the world-famous Indy track and have a leisurely ride.
Off the bike
Check out new gear, catch the stars or just hang out with your friends. BikeRadar Live has loads for you to do off the bike from the moment the gates open at midday on Friday.
– Stunt displays
The Animal Relentless Bike Tour is back for 2010, along with the Onza Trials show and Team MAD/Land Rover. You can get involved too – the Onza riders will be putting on tuition classes for all you budding trials riders. Ace!
– Go karting
Swap pedal power for engine power and drive the karts on the the Mini Indy kart circuit.
– Free fitness classes
Classes will include yoga, pilates, Body Balance, and also street dance for kids.
– Tech Tent and talks
Suspension workshops, talks from the professional riders and interviews with the stars are just some of the highlights.
– Kids’ attractions
Activities range from skills courses and rides around the Indy Circuit to hitting the Airbag and meeting the stars – there’s loads to do. Under-12s get in for free!
There’s plenty on offer for the kids: BikeRadar
The world’s leading cycling magazines will be in attendance, featuring their best bikes, latest issues and a host of special offers.
– Food & drink
With a new venue and a bigger selection, expect a host of carbohydrate-fuelled meals – everything from pasta and salad to noodles!
– Evening entertainment
Entertainment is free for all ticket holders and includes live music, DJ sets, a film festival, pub quiz and more.