Video: MBUK vs. Bristol Oktoberfest

1,200 racers and a few famous faces head down to Ashton Court

Mountain Biking UK get ready to tackle Bristol Oktoberfest

A few of the guys from Mountain Biking UK took on the challenge of the Bristol Oktoberfest last month and we have some video footage to see how they got on.

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Now in its second year, the event – or the Ritchey Oktoberfest powered by Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport to give it its full name – is a single day’s racing, with teams or solo riders taking on a choice of 4 or 8hr races. Around 1,200 riders – including Bike Riders United’s Steve Peat, Martyn Ashton and Sam Pilgrim – tackled loops of 9.5km of singletrack at the newly-redesigned Ashton Court. Check out their video below or head over to MBUK’s blog for a full report.

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