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Swinley, Best Bits extended

Our Swinley “Best Bits” ride is very popular, as it not only takes the best of Blue and Red regular trails, but some great bits off the regular trails (with some nice drops and roots) as well. But there’s loads more good stuff in the forest, off the (ginger) trail and so we’ve expanded it to include 3 more sections 🙂

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SMTBE Episode 3 – Tidworth

We went to Tidworth the other weekend with Team Mitchell Cycles to get shown around and practice a bit for the Root1 race that’s coming at the end of April. 

It’s about excellent bike park and although it’s downhill runs, they are nicely progressive, starting small and going right up to ludicrous! Good training facilities too – a skills and jumps area and progressive drops section as well. 

So check it out – there’s a special guest too 😀 

Places to Ride: Swinley Forest’s Best Bits

Swinley is a great trail centre for all abilities, especially beginners, but isn’t blessed with the biggest hills (by a long way!). This can make some of the trails feel like a bit of a slog with little reward for the more experienced rider. However, there really is something for everyone – you just need to know where to look.

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