Fancy getting out of Bognor Regis and trying your luck at a European race? There's loads to choose from now. Check out the info below from WinterandSummer about accomodation for the French round at Chatel.

iXS European Downhill Cup 2008

After a successful 2007 season, the iXS Downhill Series are back bigger and better for 2008. iXS Sports Division will organize in addition to the “iXS German Downhill Cup” and the “iXS Swiss Downhill Cup” a new international series. The “iXS European Downhill Cup” will fill the gap between national series und the UCI World Cup. The series grows with new venues for 2008.

1st Race Scuol (CH) 05/06 July 2008

2nd Race Châtel (FRA) 09/10 August 2008

3rd Race Ilmenau (GER) 23/24 August 2008

4th Race Leogang (AUT) 20/21 September 2008

Please note that the new iXS Downhill Cup website is now live. The new site debuts with a completely new look and feel. The navigation and most of information are available in three languages:

For questions please do not hesitate to contact the organizers of the series via e-mail:

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ European IXS Downhill - Chatel Race Package

Having just found out that there is a round of the IXS European Cup in Chatel, we are offering racers packages for the week commencing and the weekend of the race.

Race package will include:

Catered Accomodation at Chalet JoJo from Saturday 2nd - Monday 11th (9 nights)

A weeks stay prior to the event with daily shuttle runs to and from Linderets - from there it is one lift over to Chatel.

Eazy-up at race with mechanic and assistance for the whole race weekend.

Masseuse available at Chalet JoJo for the Friday & Saturday evening.

Lifts to and from the race venue Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Maximum number 8 riders

Email: for more info...