Rachel Atherton

Rachel Atherton

Pro Rider | 242,095

1 month ago

With a record number of overall World Cup crowns, multiple World Champs titles and the only perfect season in MTB history to her name, Rachel…

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2 months ago

Hankering after one of the new dream machines from Atherton bikes? Then get your order in quick as they've opened up their order book for…

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4 months ago

It doesn't always go to plan when filming at the UCI MTB World Cup. Here are some of our favourite bloopers from the 2019 season.…

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10 months ago

The Leogang Bike Park track, although sometimes criticised for a lack of technicality, is known for its staggering speeds and seldom fails to produce captivating…

10 months ago

Fresh off a victory on home soil Brit and World Downhill Mountain Bike Champion Rachel Atherton, is looking to consolidate top spot in the 2020…

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10 months ago

Get up to date on all the results of a flat-out, wet and rocky weekend of UCI DH World Cup racing, where a typically unforgiving…

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10 months ago

Get warmed up for the main event with some qulaity bits of Saturday's qualifying runs, stat attacks and track run throughs, right here...

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10 months ago

A month after the first downhill World Cup in Slovenia the UCI MTB World Cup returns this weekend, at Fort William, Scotland. Britain's leading downhill…

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11 months ago

65,000 spectators! The UCI Mountain Bike World Championships last year were record breaking, the biggest event to crown the best in the world to date.…

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1 year ago

We finally get a first proper look at the brand new bike from Atherton Bikess as Dan, Gee and Rachel announce their team-mates and partner…

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1 year ago

Dan, Gee and Rachel Atherton are excited to announce the launch of their new bike brand, Atherton Bikes. The siblings will partner with renowned suspension…

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1 year ago

After three hugely successful years with Trek Bicycles it’s time for Team Atherton Racing to embark on a new chapter. The Trek Factory Racing DH…

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Issue 56

We catch up with Alastair Beckett, bike designer extraordinaire, and responsible for some of the most successful bikes on the race circuit. Alistair talks about bike design, the rise of the high pivot bike and what the future may hold for mountain bikes.

1 year ago
Issue 44

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3 years ago
Issue 43

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4 years ago
Issue 39

James Cornford investigates the mental side of riding and finds out how tuning your brain can make you a better rider, with a Sports Psychologist, Team Manager Nigel Page and racer Loic Bruni all getting grilled!

4 years ago
Issue 31

James Cornford talks to the unsung heroes from the World Cup, namely the team managers who ensure it all goes smoothly!

6 years ago
Issue 29

We head to the UCI Downhill World Cup in Pietermaritzburg and get a fistful of surprises while we are there!

6 years ago
Issue 26

Rou Chater hails the dominance of Rachel Atherton this season, one of the stand-out riders from the entire MTB Scene of 2013.

6 years ago
Issue 23

Editor Rou Chater heads to the Saracen BDS Round 1 in Combe Sydenham to see who has been working hard in the off-season.

7 years ago
10 years ago

Rachel Atherton 12/06/1987 Rachel, the youngest Atherton at 23 years old has already achieved global status within the sport. At only 20 years old, Rach became the first British woman to win the Elite Women UCI Downhill World Championship in June 2008 with an unprecendeted winning margin of 12 seconds. The same year she wrapped up the World Cup Series. Since then she has gone on to win numerous UCI Downhill World Cups and Medals at the World Champs, but injuries have prevented her from defending those titles...the game is now on! Reading, Writing, Climbing, Cooking, Dancing, Being Grumpy, My Moto, My Dog, Writing, Skiing, Hiking, Swimming in Secret Spots, Coffee, Chai Tea, Cycling, Kayaks, Yoga, Architecture and Property Design, Flowers. Sportsperson

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