10 Under the Ben, is widely heralded Scotland’s original and best mountain bike event of its type in the country. No Fuss Events have been promoting events in the Outdoor Capital of the UK since 2004, to celebrate 2017 No Fuss are offering Lochaber Chamber of Commerce Member Businesses an exclusive offer to participate in this iconic event.
Chris Obrien destination Manager said "10 under the Ben is one of my favourite events of the year, it really is a jewel in the crown of not just, Lochaber, but all Scottish Mountain biking! The team from the Outdoor Capital is going to have to put in some serious training to be ready for the event and we'll taking full advantage of the hints and tips morning at Nevis Range!"
Lochaber Chamber of Commerce Businesses who wish to enter a Team of 4 can now do so for half price, the guys at No Fuss are also offering an exclusive morning of bikes, tips and some handy hints in preparation for the big day. This will take place on the 25th of March at Nevisrange from 0930 -1130 to give a full month to get ready for the race (day ooot)
10 Under the Ben guarantees a great day’s riding on the amazing trails around Leanachen forest, racing or out for a ride with, with like minded people, with the emphasis on enjoyment and a friendly, fun atmosphere, it will make you proud to be from Lochaber.
So what should potential riders expect, firstly No Fuss, some fine climbs, some sweet singletrack, great gripping descents and a whole lot of fun. It's up to you, you can go as hard, or easy, as you like. The trail network at Nevisrange has been developed around the cross country world cup course which was built in 2007, since then there have been some great additions to the network. The No Fuss course team will no doubt deliver another cracker of a course for 2017.
Sticking to the classic mountain bike endurance marathon format of a 10-mile lap and a 10-hour time limit, 10 Under takes place on the trails beneath Ben Nevis. 10 Under the Ben has stood the test of time and continues to attract an average of 700 riders. Racing categories include solo, pair or a quad.
Frazer from No Fuss Events said “This is a great opportunity on so many fronts, promoting healthy lifestyles, team working, networking and an opportunity to see the Outdoor Capital as others see us. I hope it will be a great motivation to get out and enjoy the area in preparation for the 29th of April. 10 Under the Ben”
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