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Scottish events announced for 2009

By:
Gary Boulanger, BikeRadar
Published:
December 21, 2008, 0:00 GMT,
Updated:
April 20, 2009, 22:04 BST
Edition:
MTB news & racing round-up for December 21, 2008

Fort William's No Fuss Events announced its 2009 programme of Scottish events including several...

Fort William's No Fuss Events announced its 2009 programme of Scottish events including several cross country, downhill and endurance events.

The Benromach Three Tens Series consists of three races are run on an endurance format with teams and individuals competing to see who can complete the most laps in the 10 hours. Participants can compete as a solo or in relay teams of two, three or four. This year's events include the 10 Under the Ben in Fort William on May 30, the 10 at Kirroughtree in Newton Stewart on July 11 and the 10 More in Moray in Fochabers on August 22.

No Fuss will also run an endurance downhill event called the Hope Endurance Downhill in Fort William on August 1. Staged on the track at Nevis Range near Fort William, home to the 2007 UCI World Championships, downhillers will attempt to complete the 2.82km track as many times as possible in six hours.

Finally, on October 10-12, the Relentless 24 will offer cross country racers the chance to go for 24 hours on the Witch's Trail and recently constructed UCI Mountain Bike World Championships courses in Forestry Commission Scotland's Leanachan Forest with the event being based at Nevis Range, Fort William.

No Fuss Events for 2009
May 30: 10 Under the Ben, Fort William
July 11: 10 at Kirroughtree, Newton Stewart
August 1: The Fort William Downhill Endurance
August 22: 10 More in Moray, Fochabers
October 10-11: Relentless 24

For more information, visit www.nofussevents.co.uk

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