2014 Interservice 24 Hour Mountain Bike Championships - Bontrager 24:12 26-27 July
This weekend sees the RAF Mountain Bike Team competing at the Bontrager 24:12 24hr Mountain Bike event incorporating the 2014 Inter-Services Mountain Bike Championships. The event at Newnham Park in Plymouth is run on a Le Mans style multi-lap format with teams and soloists aiming to complete as many laps as possible in the 24 hours. The course comprises tough climbs, tight single track and a river crossing and will be a stern test for all the competitors. In addition to challenging the best of the Army and Navy the RAF teams will be looking to place well against the large number of amateur and professional teams entered in the event.
At the time of writing the RAF is entering:
Team 1 - Mens team of 4
Team 2 - Mixed team of 5
Team 3 - Mixed pair
1 solo rider
Updates will be posted throughout the weekend with placings and goings on.