Continuing Investment in Mountain Biking and Passion for Growing the Sport in the Highlands10 June 2023 | By billy1979
Nevis Range, the leading outdoor adventure destination near Fort William, is demonstrating its commitment to mountain biking (MTB) and its passion for growing the sport in the Highlands. With significant ongoing investments and an exciting line-up of events, Nevis Range aims to solidify its status as a must-visit destination for MTB enthusiasts worldwide.
Nevis Range is currently working on the refurbishment of the iconic World Cup Track. Despite challenges, the work is progressing smoothly and is set to be completed on time for the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in August. This refurbishment is a clear testament to Nevis Range's dedication to providing world-class facilities and hosting internationally recognised events.
This weekend, Nevis Range will be hosting the highly anticipated Red Bull Weekend. Notable MTB athletes including Danny MacAskill and Kris Kyle will dazzle attendees with their skills and showmanship. This event provides a unique opportunity for fans to see their favourite riders up close and experience the thrilling atmosphere of the MTB community first hand.
Looking beyond events, Nevis Range continues to elevate the rider experience with its Bike Guiding Experiences, offering enthusiasts the opportunity to explore the beauty of the Highlands on two wheels with expert guidance. The new Bike Shop, Bike Hire, and Bike Repair services further enhance this experience, ensuring riders have all they need to enjoy their ride.
Accommodation options at Nevis Range are tailored to the needs of MTB enthusiasts, offering a comfortable retreat after a thrilling day on the trails. From bike storage facilities to easy access to the trails, every detail is carefully thought out to provide a seamless experience.
The continuing partnership with Commencal, a leading MTB brand, further underscores their commitment to the sport. It's their shared passion for mountain biking that has enabled this fruitful relationship to thrive, enhancing the experience they offer their guests.
Chris O'Brien, Managing Director at Nevis Range, said: “We’re delighted to be participating in the National Cycling Show in Birmingham, where we will be presenting on the main stage and exhibiting to around 15,000 visitors. Our goal is to promote Nevis Range as an all-inclusive holiday destination for riders of all levels. With the World Championships coming up, our World Cup Track refurbishment in progress, and continual trail infrastructure improvements, it's an exciting time to be a part of the Nevis Range community."
John Sutherland, Activities Director at Nevis Range, added: "Nevis Range is committed to being a world-leading bike park. With the exciting developments we have underway, including additions to our trail infrastructure and a particular focus on improving our Blue trail, we're excited about what the future holds."
Nevis Range is looking forward to welcoming MTB enthusiasts from around the world to experience these exciting developments first-hand. Save the dates, join the ride, and be a part of the adventure!