Oceania Championships – Toowoomba

We headed up to Toowoomba in Queensland for the 4th and final round of the National series, which also doubled as the Oceania Championships. It is not the first time the track had held a major mountain bike event so many racers knew what they were in for. Wrapping up the series for us RFPhotographics [...]

Read More » | March 19, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none

But it was Jack Moir's weekend

Round 3 Nationals – Mt Beauty

Round 3 of the MTBA national series and we head to another classic venue, this time Mount Beauty, our man on the scene, RFPhotographics delivers the goods as always. Sit back and enjoy some epic images from the weekend! Words and images: RFPhotographics (Facebook here or follow on Instagram @rfphotographics). Get more content on Facebook or follow [...]

Read More » | February 21, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none


Round 2 Nationals – Thredbo

We hit up one of the all time classic Australian race venues, Thredbo, for round two of the National Series. Even without the racing, a combination of blue skies and endless chairlift runs meant that riders were smiling all weekend long. Our man on the scene RF Photographics gives us a run down of the [...]

Read More » | February 6, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none | Tags: , ,

One wheel action for you!

Inside Info – Sam Walsh

A couple of weeks back Trent, also know as “Wally Photography” went out for a shoot on some local Adelaide tracks, with upcoming shredder, Sam Walsh. Sam has recently signed with BC Composites, a wheel brand based in Adelaide, hand crafted by Mello Bouwmeester. If you look at some of Sam’s recent results (think the [...]

Read More » | January 22, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none | Tags: , ,

Ben Dengate leaning it in.

Round 1 Nationals – Awaba – Finals

So finals action in Awaba but before we get into that, let’s have a loo back at seeding….  No surprise to see Troy Brosnan on top of the time sheet, for the women it was Danielle Beecroft but with racing anything is possible! Moving onto racing, now we are lazy here at Downhill247 sometimes but [...]

Read More » | January 16, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none | Tags: , ,


Round 1 National Series – Awaba

The first round of the MTBA National series is off and running this weekend in Awaba, our squeeze KaneoPhoto is there snapping and has provided us with some of the highlights thus far. The temperature is just as hot, if not hotter, than the riding! Temperatures are pushing up over 40 degrees, enjoy some pics [...]

Read More » | January 14, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none | Tags: , , ,

Troy Showed why he is national champion but he will have a few riders hot on his heals come March

Cannonball Festival 2016 – Australian Open Downhill

The third and final Day of Cannonball did not disappoint. The final day played host to the Australian Open downhill and it gave some exciting racing to finish of a great weekend of racing. Let’s wrap up the event with some images: //JUNIORS //WOMEN //MEN Words and images: RFPhotographics (Facebook here or follow on Instagram [...]

Rely throwing it out as the sun sets

Cannonball Festival 2016 – Flow Cup and Whip Off

Cannonball Festival at Thredbo continues, with blue skies coming out for the riders and spectators, as we headed off for the Flow Cup and later on in the day the Whip Off competition. For now take in some of the images and get stoked for the downhill racetomorrow! Check back soon for more action from [...]

Read More » | December 11, 2016 | Category: All posts | Comments: none

Josh Carlson back in Australia and on the charge

Cannonball Festival 2016 – All MTN and Pumptrack

Day 1 of Cannonball 2016 kicked off with the All Mountain Assault in rather chilly conditions. Once the sun went down the riders took to the pump track.Ben Forbes and Claire Whiteman took out the All Mountain Assault. Remy Morton backed up his last years win on the pump track along with Danni Beecroft. Thredbo received [...]

Read More » | December 10, 2016 | Category: All posts, Australian race posts | Comments: none | Tags: , ,

Patrick Butler back to his usual form! Winning races doesn't come as a surprise but it is always welcome.

NSW State Series – Lithgow

Last weekend played host to New South Wales’ final round of the State Downhill Series. The final chance for the states finest to battle it out for points towards the overall title. Dust did not subside from the first, to the final run of the weekend. The ground was torn up over the course of [...]

Read More » | October 20, 2016 | Category: All posts | Comments: none | Tags: , ,