Our mountain biking videos from 2009 filmed in the Peak District and elsewhere. Filmed in HD using Jeff’s Sony HDR-UX19, many of the videos are on Vimeo in HD (1280×720), you can watch it in full resolution by clicking ‘HD’ and going into Full Screen.
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Riding in the wet near Edale and in snow for the Christmas ride of 2009.
James W. and Irwin riding the Nemba track in a damp and misty Wharncliffe Wood, near Sheffield. Youtube version
Irwin, Shane, Jeff, Jack, Ed, Alex & Jonerz riding the pump track while it was still dry before the onset of autumn and the wetness it brings.
Shane & Jeff riding Mam Tor to Greenlands bridleway, near Edale. We covered the top and middle sections, which we had recently worked as part of Ride The Peak.
Jacob’s Ladder – 12-09-2009 – Irwin riding Jacob’s Ladder, near Edale, late on a sunny afternoon. The lighting on the track wasn’t great, but we filmed pretty much the whole track. Youtube version
09-05-23 May Bank Holiday Weekend – Irwin & Jeff riding Downhill at Ambergate near Derby and HaggTor and Gores bridleways in the Peak District.
09-05-02 Wharncliffe – A short video of Downhill mountain biking in Wharncliffe Wood near Sheffield on 2/5/2009.
Riders: James Irwin, James Wilkinson, Matt Palmer
Northern Downhill 09 Rnd1 Kidland – Round 1 of the Northern Downhill 2009 race series, at Kidland Forest, Northumbria. The venue is currently private and should not be ridden outside of race or uplift events. Youtube version
09-02-22 HopeX+HaggTor – A day riding the bridleways of Hope Cross & HaggTor in the Peak District. Mainly downhill riding with some entertaining jumping from Jonny.
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It offers information on local tracks & trails, maps & routes, pictures and videos.
Established in 2005, it is run by a group of downhill mountain bikers based in the Hope Valley, North Derbyshire.
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