Video: 24 Hour Solo World Championships

Solo suffering in Scotland as endurance athletes vie for world title

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Unrivaled trails and scenery were the hallmarks of the 2014 24hr Solo World Championships.

Unrivaled trails and scenery were the hallmarks of the 2014 24hr Solo World Championships.

Since 2001 Fort William, Scotland has hosted a round of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup. Most famous for its downhill track, Fort William also has countless miles of single-track and some of the most spectacular scenery in all of Scotland. Recently Fort William also played host to the 2014 Wembo 24hr World Solo Championships which took place on the world renowned Witch’s Trail. Scotland is the perfect stage and race weekend was no exception as participants were treated to magnificent weather, awesome trails and fantastic racing. The United States own Danielle Musto just missed the podium finishing in 4th place.

A short video diary of the World Endurance Mountain Bike Solo 24 Hour Championships held in Fort William October 2014.


About the author: Jeff Titone

For as long as he remembers, contributor Jeff Titone has been riding bikes. The former National Champion triathlete has such a passion for cycling that he has dedicated his career to spreading the two-wheeled gospel. A cycling industry veteran of more than twelve years, Jeff has worked for such notable brands as Cannondale, Titus, and Blackburn. Whether grinding out the miles on his road bike, shredding the Arizona desert on his mountain bike, or cruising the greenbelt on his way to work, Jeff relishes every opportunity to be in the saddle. He also has a soft spot for vintage, lugged steel road bikes and bourbon.


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