Video: 2012 Olympic cross-country hopefuls
Kenta Gallagher, Annie Last and Grant Ferguson shred Lee Quarry pump track
Style comes in many forms. It may be the latest heart-stopping super car to roll out of the hallowed gates of Maranello or simply a chunky piece of plastic sat daintily on the wrist of the object of your affections. One form it never really materialises in though is aboard a carbon fibre hardtail, two-wheels off the ground, in the rain.
Thankfully, British Cycling’s Olympic Development Program riders Kenta Gallagher, Annie Last and Grant Ferguson dispelled this myth amidst the precipitation and Mordor-like grey of Lee Quarry when Ric went to visit them.
You can read the full article in MBUK 272 which is on sale 14th December but in the mean time, click ‘play’ below and enjoy a recalibration of just how stylishly you thought an XC race bike could be ridden.
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