RIP Eric Palante – Official Statement

It is with deep regret to report that Belgian competitor Eric Palante has lost his life during stage five of the Dakar Rally. Official statement on behalf of event organisers ASO… At 08:30 hours this morning, January 10, as the crew of the broom truck was plotting the position of bike rider 122 to pick […]

Dakar Rally – Stage Six

The sixth stage of the Dakar was won by Sherco’s Alain Duclos – eight years after his first stage victory. His triumph had been in the making for some time. Since the start of the Dakar, Alain Duclos has been able to measure the competitiveness of his Sherco 450, which has visibly accomplished enormous progress […]

Preview – Eddy’s Xtreme

Eddy’s Xtreme marks the opening round of the British Extreme Enduro Championship this weekend. Here’s a track preview from the maestro Paul Edmondson of what to expect…

Jonny Walker – Why I’m Missing Eddy’s Xtreme

New Year’s Eve surgery has left Jonny Walker on the sidelines for this weekend’s Eddy’s Xtreme in Tong. Jonny explains why… “It’s not easy to miss a race, especially when it’s the first one of a new season and also one that’s close to home. But unfortunately I’m not able to race the opening round […]

Paulo Goncalves' Dakar Up In Flames

This is the moment Paulo Goncalves 2014 Dakar Rally went up in flames. On Stage five as the early morning ride took riders through the dry scrubs some got caught up between Paulo Gonçalves’ engine and exhaust setting the area on fire. It then spread fast.  The flames engulfed the bike of the FIM Cross-Country […]