Category Archives: The Flare Journal

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!  […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

August from Rachael Gurney

August has been my first full month back on the bike after enduring forced time off with a broken collar bone, it is also my first month that I have spent fully kitted out in Flare Clothing and I massively feel the benefits! I opted to wear the long sleeved jerseys which have proved great […]