mtb

Check out recent news, developments and blogs from the Dirt Factory team.

27/04/2020

#1 A Journey into MTB

Is Ben catching the bike bug? Could Ben possibly help inspire other people to try something new during lockdown? Read on to follow Ben's journey into MTB so far.
12/07/2017

Fun in the sun at Northern Grip 2017

What’s not to love about a summer Saturday in the sun with friends and bikes? For the second year running we headed for the Lancashire hills […]
09/06/2017

Fort William 2017 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup

If you have been reading the Dirt Factory blog you’ll know we love World Cup downhill racing and have made the trip to Fort William, Scotland […]
07/06/2017

Indoor Bike Project with Rio Ferdinand Foundation

Over the May half term Dirt Factory collaborated with the Rio Ferdinand Foundation (RFF) and Walkden Town Centre to deliver a free community pop-up indoor biking […]
04/11/2016

Tameside MTB Trail Plans

Our first guest blog is from our friend and fellow rider Phil Allen. We’re assisting Phil in his vision for official MTB trails in Tameside. Read […]
28/09/2016

Farmer Johns 2016

Throwback to this time last year and we had bankrolled 2 barrels of Greenfields Finest for Farmer Johns big race weekender, you may have even had […]
21/09/2016

Venturefest 2016

You don’t often catch me in a shirt and tie, I’m normally dressed in relaxed mountain bike gear, but for Venturefest 2016, the shiny shoes came […]
02/08/2016

Premises update

What are we up to now that we have secured investment you may ask? Well, amongst a few other things, our main priority has been working […]
19/07/2016

World Indoor Bike Parks

Our latest blog is inspired by the droves of bike enthusiasts who have created and supported other indoor bike parks around the world, but hats and […]
10/06/2016

Fort William World Cup 2016

We are Legend was the headline at this year’s British round of the Downhill Mountain Bike World Cup – and legend it was. The Dirt Factory […]
27/05/2016

Fun activities around Manchester

R.I.P Steve Smith This blog post is dedicated to having plain and simple fun and professional mountain bike rider Steve Smith. The summer holidays are fast […]
22/05/2016

Dirt Factory Hero Dirt

Not many people have a use for clay and/or soil type materials, but at Dirt Factory this is the hero dirt we dream of and there’s […]