Bikefest 11-12th June

Welcome to the 15th Ritchey Bristol Bikefest powered by Heritage Volkswagen - one of the UKs longest standing mountain bike endurance races. Once again held at the famous all weather fast flowing singletrack course in Ashton Court.


Event Details

We are going to descend onto the single track of Ashton Court on the 11-12th June 2016. Expect some close racing, lots of activity in and around the event village, a well stocked event bar and track side camping and parking.


Event Details

For 2016 we are adding the Ritchey Reveller – a 60km dirt sportive that takes place on the 12th June and finishing at the Bikefest venue in Ashton Court – and the Race of Champions to the Bikefest line-up.

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Ritchey Bikefest powered by Heritage Volkswagen

On the 11-12th June 2016 the Ritchey Bristol Bikefest powered by Heritage Volkswagen will return to the trails of Ashton Court, Bristol for the 15th issue of the Fest. What started as a ‘Sunday addition’ to the Southern XC series more than a decade ago has turned into one of the major mountain bike events in the country…and in 2016 it will go back to 2 days of 2 wheeled activities!  (more…)

2016 update coming soon…

We are working on our 2016 updates as we speak. The Ritchey Bikefest will return on the 11th of June 2016 to Ashton Court, Bristol. We will have a couple of additions to the Bikefest in 2016 (some of them taking place on the 12th of June) so watch this space.

Entry will go live on the 1st February 2016 at 9.00am

Welcome to THE EX 2016

NEW for 2016
Our new ‘enduro’ event is taking shape and we have been out with a bunch of key UK riders and journalists to ‘test run’ our event and to capture on video what we have in store for you guys in 2016. So without any further ado here our first video. (more…)

The HALO Oktoberfest…going to be here very soon…and solo’s to close by the end of the week!!!

On the 10th of October 2015 Ashton Court will once more be the battle ground for the HALO Oktoberfest powered by Heritage Volkswagen.

As in the last four years the unofficial season finale – the Oktoberfest – will be the well deserved single track crescendo of the 2015 season – and all this with two new partners on board HALO Wheels and Heritage Volkswagen. (more…)