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Banstead Downs

Chicksands

Esher North Shore

Head cam

Holmbury Hill

Leith Hill

Les Arcs

Les Gets

Morzine

Pitch Hill

Road riding

Swinley Forest, Bracknell

The Alps

Tunnel Hill

Welsh Trail centres

November 2008


Wisdom of History from mtb-idle on Vimeo.

More helmet camera footage of the trails on Pitch Hill and Holmbury Hill, part of the Surrey Hills. Featuring 'Wisdom of History' a bangin' tune from Uncle Riotous, based on an excerpt from a speech by His Highness Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia to The United Nations in October 1963. The video shows just how much singletrack there is out on the hills

 


Pitch Hill Trails from mtb-idle on Vimeo.

 

Head cam footage of Christmas Pudding, one of the best trails on the Surrey Hills with some other fun bits thrown in including Colin's comedy crash at the top of Pitch Hill

October 2008

Ranmore Common and Leith Hill

Messing around on Abba Zabba, Blind Terror, and Windy Willow on a mild Saturday in October


Ranmore Common and Leith Hill edited footage from mtb-idle on Vimeo.

75 miles on the road from Surrey to Hastings


Road Run to the Coast from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


September 2008

The 2008 London Freewheel


London Freewheel 2008 from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


August 2008

The Surrey Hills, Abba Zabba, Blind Terror and other attractions


The Surrey Hills from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


July 2008

Jumps n Drops on Pitch Hill


Seasons in the Sun from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


April 2008

Ranmore Common


The Surrey Hills from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


March 2008

It's back to Esher shore to ride the planks


Esher Shore from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


February 2008

More free rideage at Chicksands


Chicksands, Jumps and Drops from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


Chicksandtastic from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


January 2008

2008 is the year of the free ride (for us at least). Here's the first of our trips to Chicksands bike park in Bedford


Chicksands 4x course from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


and another trip...


Chicksands January 2008 from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


October 2007

A muddy, rainy day on Leith Hill


Summer Lightning from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


One of our riders, St Dickie, living the dream


Living the Dream from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


September 2007

Hovis Freewheel Video


Hovis Freewheel Video re-rewind


London Freewheel 2007 Re-rewind from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


August 2007

A short video showing all that's good about the riding at Les Arcs in the French alps, shot during our visit with TrailAddiction


Les Arcs with TrailAddiction from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


June 2007

Dropping in at Leith Hill

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April 2007

Cwmcarn and Afan Argoed

Various short video clips from our 3 day visit to Cwmcarn and Afan Argoed edited together into some semblance of a short film.

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December 2006

Belmont Bomb Holes

Shot over 3 days in the summer but only just edited. This is what summer holidays are all about.

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September 2006

Esher North Shore

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March 2006

 

Another collection of riding in the local area including xc, dirt jumping, hucking gnarly drops and just generally pissing about on bikes. (15mb wmv file)


February 2006

jibbing - it's the new street riding


Jibbing from mtb-idle on Vimeo.


 

School holidays, out all day, only go home for your tea, kids on bikes, sun always shining, jumpers for goalposts, ten-foot doubles.... (12mb .WMV file)


January 2006

Grant almost goes for a big 'un Right click and "save target as" to download the video (8.78mb .WMV file)


Double Delight - Right click and 'save target as' to see the video (2.97mb .WMV file)


December 2005

 

A compilation of clips from 2005. No huge jumps or drops this time, it's just riding...Right click and 'save target as' (6.7mb .WMV file)


A short video of Richard at Swinley Forest Right click and 'save target as' (989kb .MOV file)


October 2005

 

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Here's a nice little video of some of the jumps and drops at Swinley Forest Right click and 'save target as' (9.7mb .WMV file)


September 2005

Track 40 Video Right click and save target as' (7.7mb .WMV file)


July 2005 Alps trip

I finally finished editing the movie clips together from the Alps trip in July which includes this superb shot of the shed drop.

To download the Alps Video right click and 'Save target As' (7.8 mb WMV file)


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www.videolan.org and hit 'Get VLC! on right hand side.

 

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right click and 'save target as' for the shed drop - 1.33mb MOV file


April 2005

Here's a thing too - this week I discovered how to convert my MOV files into AVI files so that I can edit them and take stills from them. Here's a video from last week of Ant jumping out the bombhole

(right click and 'save target as' to view) - 424kb WMV file


And here's a compilation of all the best bits, set to music. Let me know what you think of my editing skills on the forum including Jonny attempting the 'drop n double' at Caution Steep Slope and coming off worse.

(right click and 'save target as' to view) - 9.2mb WMV file


Latest video of Will (right click and 'save target as' to view) - 1.6mb Movie file


Video Clip of Roger's bike skills (right click and save target as) - 2.73mb Movie file


March 2005

Huey on the tricky short descent at Sleepy Hollow (right click and save target as) - 788kb Movie file

Richard launches off the small drop at Judge's Seat (right click and save target as) - 1.6mb Movie file

Mike 'Brittas' does the log drop at Chicksands (right click and save target as) 1.15mb Movie file


February 2005

Swinley Forest

Vaughan getting air (right click and save target as) 483kb Movie file

Mike getting air (right click and save target as) 1.07mb Movie file

Richard on the smaller drop (right click and save target as) 1.6mb Movie file

Bike train off the smaller drop (right click and save target as) 2.2mb Movie file

Mike and Matt jump the root (right click and save target as) 3.1mb Movie file


Right click picture and 'save target as' to see a short video clip of the new corner on Barry Knows Best leading to the footpath. Note the berm that flicks you up around the tree stump redefining the line


Shaun demonstrates the rear wheel hop - right click and save target as for the video (3.3mb Quicktime)


Ratboy executes a perfect double on Pitch Hill - right click and save target as for the video (1.4mb Quicktime)


Swinley Forest

 

A shot of some of the doubles - Right click and save target as to view video one (Quicktime file 1.69mb)

 

right click and save target as to view video two (Quicktime file 822kb)


 

What passes for MTB fun in Belgium (Quicktime file 4.44mb)

 

A short video clip of part of Barry Knows Best (4.69mb)

 

Dave F - The Karrimoor trail (1.64mb)

Jeremy - The Karrimoor trail (1.14mb)

Frances & Huey - The Karrimoor trail (1.91mb)

Dave F later on The Karrimoor trail (2.61mb)

Paul - The Karrimoor trail (1.64mb)

Video_clip (3.61mb) - watch Ben fly, hear him cry.


September 2004

 

The rutted bridleway video clip (4.47mb) - September 2004

 

Check out the latest video of Sam (1.66mb) and Ben (2.0mb) Hey! go easy on them, they are only 13 and 11 - September 2004

 

Richard nails the roll-in at Caution Steep Slope (461kb)- May 2004

 

Marcello eats dirt at Sleepy Hollow. Check the video_clip (475kb)- May 2004

 

Here's a short video (810kb) from my first visit to Jedi's 'Shore. Cheers to Darryl for shooting the vid and sending it to me - February 2004

 

Another video (267kb) of Richard in the bomb holes at Track 40 back in 2001. Cheers to Keef for shooting the vid - January 2001

 

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