Tag Archives: dirt

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 […]

Accessories with Flare

So here begins our “Autumn/Winter 2014” collection. There are some exciting new products that will be added to the range in the coming months, but to begin with we’re starting from the top – headwear. Spending a lot of time hanging out at races this season I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s all good […]

Downhiller Charli

Here she is – runner up of #shredlikeagirl number three, winner of the “Shred Like a (Big) Girl” category: Downhiller Charli.     Charli is 3 years old, and this photo was taken on the Kalamunda circuit in Perth, Western Australia. She calls herself “Downhiller Charli” and rightly so, since she’s just upgraded from a Specialized […]

Mafe Fajardo

Second runner-up in #shredlikeagirl is Mafe Fajado from Colombia, she’s Shredding (Air) Like a Girl! The photo was taken in downtown Bogota city in Colombia after training in the dirt. Mafe is a bike promoter in the city through a free public bike hire system, she encourages people to get out on a bike to be healthy, […]

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 […]

Winter Riding

So the days are getting shorter, the air is getting colder and the ground is getting wetter. These three things, when put together, don’t equate to the most perfect conditions for being outside, but if you want to ride your bike you kinda need to suck it up and get on with it rather than […]

Red Bull Foxhunt with Rachel Atherton 2014

On Friday evening at 11pm we arrived in a field outside Edinburgh, in the foothills of the Pentland Hills regional park. We set up our tent and climbed inside, listening to the gale outside and tried to sleep in anticipation for the following two days.   The Red Bull Foxhunt has been run for the past few […]