Watch the 2014 Nové Město MTB World Cup live

Round 4 of the MTB World Cup is this weekend, in Nové Město in the Czech Republic – no downhill this time, but we can watch the women’s and men’s Cross Country and Eliminator live.  Here’s the trailer:

As always, the races are streamed on Red Bull tv – and as soon as they’re over, the coverage will be archived at the same link.  Click through each race to get a count-down to work out timings in your timezone:

UPDATE!  Swedish rider Jenny Rissveds takes us through the Eliminator course.

  • Women’s Cross Country, Sunday 25th May: 08:50 CEST (9:50am UK BST; 6:50pm Aus AEST; 4:50am USA EST; 1:50am USA PST)

UPDATE! Katerina Nash and Georgia Gould take us on a trackwalk of the course in this Red Bull Bike video

  • Men’s Cross Country, Sunday 25th May: 13:00 CEST (12 noon UK BST; 9pm Aus AEST; 9am USA EST; 6am USA PST)

Look out for pre-race video, course previews, and post-race fun on Red Bull Bike (for example this video profile of reigning XCo World Champion Tanja Žakelj) and PinkBike – and there’s lots of information on the Nové Město website.

 

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Videos – and so much beauty – from the Hafjell MTB World Cup

This weekend it was Hafjell‘s turn for the MTB World Cup – the final round for the cross country riders, penultimate for the downhillers.  And it was beautiful – gorgeous Norwegian scenery, the most amazing light ever glowing through the forests, and of course, SPECTACULAR riding!  So if you missed it, let me tell you how you can catch up with it all.  I have to warn you, some of the downhill photos are stunning!

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