Billy Thackray

Billy Thackray

I ride bikes.

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2013 Dirt Downhill Fantasy League powered by Sombrio is LIVE!

Better late than never! The 2013 World Cup season is about to start and the 2013 Dirt Downhill Fantasy League powered by Sombrio is LIVE!

2013 Dirt Downhill Fantasy League powered by Sombrio is LIVE!
Racing

Dirt Norco team rider Ben Reid talks about the Norco 650b DH test frame

Ben Reid gives us the lowdown of his new bike and how it handled Fort William

Dirt Norco team rider Ben Reid talks about the Norco 650b DH test frame
Videos

Hutchinson UR Team ride at the home of MTB-Fairfax, California

  To know where you want to go you need to know where you come from. That saying has never been that true for mtb at...

Hutchinson UR Team ride at the home of MTB-Fairfax, California
Gear

DirtTV: Carbon Downhill Bike Test Intro

We loaded up the Dirt van with the top four production carbon downhill bikes, the Santa Cruz V10, Trek Session 9.9, Specialized S-Works Demo and...

DirtTV: Carbon Downhill Bike Test Intro
Videos

UK Gravity Enduro Series Round 3: Hamsterley Forest

Neil Donoghue and Tracy Moseley put the Hammer-sterley down and come away with the goldie looking medalions!

UK Gravity Enduro Series Round 3: Hamsterley Forest
Videos

2013 Spank Dirt Wars rd#1 at Wisley trails

The first round of the 'Spank Bikes Dirt Wars' went down at a sunny Wisely at the weekend.

2013 Spank Dirt Wars rd#1 at Wisley trails
Interviews

Shop Talk: Pedalabikeaway in the Forest Of Dean

We knock on the door of Pedalabikeaway bike shop in the Forest of Dean and ask a few questions!

Shop Talk: Pedalabikeaway in the Forest Of Dean
Videos

Danny MacAskill Imaginate Episode 4

Tanks, airbags, welders and carpenters. The Danny MacAskill project is stepping up a gear!

Danny MacAskill Imaginate Episode 4
Videos

FMX Rider Ronnie Renner and his Stealth electric bike

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TuwESVujaHg Say watt?! Get amped and check out Ronnie Renner plugging his current bike, you’ll be shocked! (Both with the bike and my shit puns, I’ll...

FMX Rider Ronnie Renner and his Stealth electric bike
Videos

Is this the biggest and best pumptrack ever?! Check out Bikepark Zürich.

Brendan Fairclough and the Gstaad-Scott team hit up this amazing Swiss pumptrack.

Is this the biggest and best pumptrack ever?! Check out Bikepark Zürich.
News

Trek UK Partners with Bikepark Wales

BikePark Wales AKA the Welsh Whistler which will open at Gethin Woodland Park later this Summer has has partnered with Trek UK for retail and...

Trek UK Partners with Bikepark Wales
News

Gary Forrest and Emma Guy are the King and Queen of enduro

The POC King and Queen of the Hill enduro went down at the weekend up at Peebles as part of the TweedLove festival.

Gary Forrest and Emma Guy are the King and Queen of enduro
Videos

Jon Television: Into The Wild

Jon TV Bokrantz is back with a new bonkers episode of Jon Television!

Jon Television: Into The Wild
Videos

Antidote Episode 2: Matt Simmonds, Joe Smith, Matt and Jono Jones

Part two of Antidote travels to Spain and North Wales, featuring Joe Smith, Matt Simmonds, Matt Jones, Jono Jones

Antidote Episode 2: Matt Simmonds, Joe Smith, Matt and Jono Jones
News

Dirt Magazine Issue #136 Out Soon-ish!

Braaaap! Mike Hopkins gets sideways on the latest cover of the issue #136.

Dirt Magazine Issue #136 Out Soon-ish!
News

Friday Bank Holiday Randoms

It's Friday so that can mean only one thing. Yes. Three days ago it was Tuesday. Bring on the Randoms!

Friday Bank Holiday Randoms
Videos

Danny MacAskill Imaginate Episode 4 Trailer. The one with the airbag

Looks like Danny MacAskill will be hucking into a ginormous airbag for episode 4. Should be a goody!

Danny MacAskill Imaginate Episode 4 Trailer. The one with the airbag
Videos

Red Bull Berg Line 2013: Best Trick

Szymon Godziek wins Best Trick at the 2013 Red Bull Berg Line comp with something called a “cashroll”. I can do a “crashroll’ every time, but...

Red Bull Berg Line 2013: Best Trick
News

Santa Cruz and the Syndicate are flying in to the TweedLove Bike Festival

Your chance to spend an evening with the Santa Cruz Syndicate at the TweedLove Bike Festival

Santa Cruz and the Syndicate are flying in to the TweedLove Bike Festival
News

Dirt Enduro Fantasy League Powered by Avid rd#1 results

Let's check out the scores on the Fantasy doors after rd#1 of the Enduro World Series at Punta Ala!

Dirt Enduro Fantasy League Powered by Avid rd#1 results
News

Imagine the Trans-Provence in Yorkshire and you've got the ‘Ard Rock Enduro

Ee by gum, Mick Kirkman and Joe Rafferty are putting on a new MTB event up at Swaledale, North Yorkshire on June 29th/30th.

Imagine the Trans-Provence in Yorkshire and you've got the ‘Ard Rock Enduro
News

Situations vacant: Dirt Mountainbike Magazine Website Editor

Dirt Mountainbike Magazine is seeking a professional and enthusiastic Website Editor to produce and manage a stimulating mix of gravity focused content from the UK...

Situations vacant: Dirt Mountainbike Magazine Website Editor