When the acid kicks in half way through your run

Aussie National Championships

We headed back up to, what we hoped would be, sunny Queensland for National Champs version 2.0 after the first attempt was cancelled.  There was strong field and the weather was much better, RF Photographics takes us on the visual run down of the weekend, enjoy! Another season in the books! Time to focus on [...]

Read More » | May 17, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none | Tags: ,

A few nice cruisers!

Van Life Diaries

Remember when the sun was out, the skies blue and the days were long? We do and so do Connor Fearon and Timmy Eaton. With Connor having just dealt with the wind and rain of France and Timmy the freezing temperatures of Canberra, we thought we would post a few pics from earlier this year. [...]

Read More » | May 7, 2017 | Category: All posts | Comments: none | Tags: , ,


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 [...]

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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