BDS Round 3 Ae Forest Race Report

Jamie and I headed down to Ae Forest on the Friday afternoon and set up camp after a wee off road excursion in the landy. The track was looking really nice and dry and featured a bit of everything mtb – off camber corners, jumps, a technical wood section and of course the famous Ae […]

UCI World Cup Round 3 Fort William Race Report

Getting the chance to compete in a world cup round this season was a major step up the ladder for me. After such a long time out of the sport I was expecting the climb to this level to take a lot longer than it has – although I still have a huge journey ahead!  […]

The New Website has Landed!

So here it is… after a few months of creative speculation over hex colour codes, responsive pages and paragraph styles the new and improved Flare Clothing Co. is finished! Many thanks to Orlando for helping – check out his Twitter here for more of his work.   While a few pages are still to be perfected, […]

Shred Like a Girl

Contest Announcement!   We’re looking for pictures of you riding, ripping, shredding, shralping – whether it’s gnarly downhill descents, rooty enduro stages, dry and dusty trails or even a long, smooth stretch of tarmac.   Post photos of yourself on Facebook, Twitter or even Instagram and hashtag #‎shredlikeagirl‬, once you’ve done that make sure you’ve liked Flare […]

Liz Law

Congratulations to Liz Law who won the #shredlikeagirl over on Instagram and a Roost Tank Jersey in Teal.  Liz is a bike mechanic from Perth in Scotland, and rides an Orange P7 and Black Market Killswitch on trails and jumps around Deuchny Wood, (where this photo was taken) Kinnoull Hill and Glentress. She started off […]

Sarah Sanderson

To kick off the four runners up for #shredlikeagirl here is Sarah Sanderson: who won the “(Almost) Shredding like a Girl” category! Sarah is a graphic designer by trade, and rides a neon pink Orange Five Diva at some good old UK trail centres: Llandegla, Coed y Brenin as well as trails around Manchester and […]