The 2013/14 Giant/Yarra Valley Cycles DH Team at Round 1 of the VDHS… Their first chance to jump on board the new 2014 Giant Glory, decked out with SRAM, Rockshox, Mavic, Maxxis, and new riding kit from Fox & Atlas Brace.
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The 12th and 13th of October 2013 saw us travelling to Mt. Major, just outside of Shepparton for the first round of the Victorian Downhill Series. Upon arrival it was time for an initial track inspection, the course was quite well packed and it looked plenty rocky as well. There was certainly potential for things to get very dusty as it had been in previous years but there was a forecast however for nasty weather on race day, so only time would tell how the actual race would unfold.
Practice began and a steady stream of riders began flowing down the hill, the sun was out with not a cloud to be seen, as the track became worn in the inevitable places. The dust rose up, the jagged rocks became more prevelant and the crashes began in earnest. Many riders coming down on their second or third run were caught out by the sudden looseness in the track with many loosing a front wheel to the shifting dust. …View More
Goulburn Mountain bike club have been out shredding their all new all mountain track, track looks like a heap of fun, retains the classic red dirt we all remember Mt Major for and even has a climb to the top “Major Pain”, or you can take the easier rout of the sealed road to the top of the Mountain where the track begins.
Originally filmed for the DVD ‘Insight2′ However, due to a hard drive failure the DVD will not be released as sections were unfortunately lost and were unable to be recovered.Over the next weeks and months the remaining sections will be uploaded for free.
Filmed and Edited by Jake Lucas
With additional shots provided by
Plus a shout out to Ty Mclean for uploading this section for me!
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