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2020 DotWatcher Awards

We honour some of the admirable and inspirational stories from this year's unsupported ultra cycling races and efforts.

Five Minutes With... Chris Hall

Chris Hall is someone who loves a challenge, his most recent of which raised over £12,000 for the PACE Centre. We spoke to Chris about his life in cycling, his 107TDF challenge and his motivations to ride.

Bikes of Two Volcano Sprint 2020

Which bikes will ride to the finish at Mount Etna? Find out more about the riders and their rigs right here.

20,000 km on the Transcontinental Race

Doug Migden has achieved what many would consider a true feat of endurance. He's completed five Transcontinental Races throughout which he has learned a lot. Here, Doug shares his musings from across the continent and what those thousands of kilometres mean to him.

Five Minutes With... Chiru Bikes

Pierre Arnaud Le Magnan is the brains behind the Chiru Bikes and his passion for long-distance cycling inspired the creation of the brand. We sat down with him to find out what it takes to build some of the toughest bikes around.

Bikes of Race Around The Netherlands

A race for the time triallists who need to carry everything around an entire country.

Bikes of Transpyrenees

With a lot of riders now en route to Spain for the beginning of the Transpyrenees race, we've received a selection of the bikes that'll be toughing it out on the tarmac between Llança and San Sebastian.

Bikes of Three Peaks Bike Race

What machine does it take to conquer three brutal peaks in Europe? We delve into some of the choices riders have made for the 2020 Three Peaks Bike Race.

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Five Minutes With... The Racing Collective

The Racing Collective describe themeselves as 'a community of self-supported racers who love wild places'. With an already full calender or exciting Trans and XDuro trials, we discover plans for the 2020 GBDuro and environmental priorities in endurance events.

Five Minutes With... Jochen Böhringer

Two-time winner of the Hope 1000 sits down with us to discuss his 2020 win and the new course record.

NEW: Rider Profiles

Update your details, upload a picture and let fans and followers know your next races.

WIN: South Away by Meaghan Hackinen

We interviewed Meaghan Hackinen about her cycling exploits this week.

Top 10 ultra-endurance films

2020 has begun with mixed emotions: we saw a cracker of a race back in February but since then, we've been cast into a world of the unknown. To help you along, we've put together a list of our favourite films, in no particular order of course.

Five Minutes With... Lewis Ciddor

Lewis Ciddor is no stranger to the start lists of races around the world. He won Tour Divide in 2018 and he's kicked off 2020 with a win in his home state of Victoria in Australia. We had a quick chat with him as soon as his heart rate returned to rest pace.

Women of #AMR2020

Twelve women have set off from Marrakesh as part of the inaugural Atlas Mountain Race, so Beccy Waters took some time to get to know some of them. Who are they and what does it take to take on a race like this?

IndiPac's Trail Angel, Kay Haarsma

Kay Haarsma lives in Adelaide, South Australia. Every year, she opens up her home for the Indian Pacific Wheel Race riders to offer them a few creature comforts on their journey through to Sydney.

2019 DotWatcher Awards

We honour some of the admirable and inspirational stories from this year's races.

Bikes of Two Volcano Sprint

A selection of the bikes making their way between Vesuvio and Etna.

2019 End of Season Wrap

We take a trip down memory lane and reminisce about the best bits of the season gone by.

WIN: Emily Chappell's Where There's A Will

Emily Chappell is a household name in endurance racing. We have a copy of her latest book, 'Where There's A Will' to give away.

How to photograph your bike

How to get those all-important shots of your bike before the off!

Push Bikes of Paris-Brest-Paris

The 1200km randonée attracts the most weird and wonderful bicycles.

Bikes of the Transcontinental

Ultra-endurance races always attract a quirky selection of bikes and this year's Transcontinental is no different. With everything from good old fashioned steel to modern rigs of titanium and carbon, it was a real array of bicycle beauty.

Five Minutes With... Juliana Buhring

Juliana Buhring is known for holding world records, winning ultra-endurance bike races and inspiring others to push their limits. We discuss her new role as Race Director of a new event, Two Volcano Sprint happening this November in Italy.

Five Minutes With... Jenny Tough

Jenny Tough has made a name for herself in the ultracycling world over the last few years. After completing 2018's SRMR, she's back for TCRNo7 this year.

Five Minutes With... TransIbérica Ultracycling

After a prologue race in 2018, the TransIbérica returns along with its sister race, Transpyrenees, for an exciting 2019. We spoke to race organisers Carlos, Azahara and David about what we can expect from this year's events.

Five minutes with... James Hayden & Sofiane Sehili

Joint Italy Divide winners chat to us about that famous finish and spill the beans on what's next for both of them.

Five Minutes With... Jennifer Doohan

Jennifer Doohan has made a name for herself in ultra-endurance photography. From humble beginnings, she went on to capture the Trans Atlantic Way Race and more recently the Silk Road Mountain Race. Find out more about Jennifer's passion of race photography.

2019 Season Preview

2019 is shaping up to be a year packed full of exciting ultra-endurance races with many new additions to the calendar. Find out a bit more about some of the events this year and get ready for nail-biting coverage.

Five Minutes With... James Olsen

James Olsen is the man behind the Torino-Nice Rally. Among the chaos of entry confirmations leaving James' inbox, we snuck in a quick interview with him to ask about the foundations of this unique event.

Five Minutes With... Lael Wilcox

One of the world's greatest endurance riders reveals an exciting list of riders she's hoping to line up against at this year's Tour Divide and shares her goals for the year ahead.

Five Minutes With... Adrian O’Sullivan

Organiser of the TransAtlantic Way, Adrian O’Sullivan, tells us what inspired him to become an event organiser, what we can expect from the TAW 2019, and how he sees the sport developing in the future.

DotWatcher Results Database

A new resource for the ultra-racing community, the DotWatcher results database contains the result history from all of the races we cover, and more. We're really excited to launch it, but the database is a work-in-progress, and we need your help to make it better.

End of Season Wrap

With the race season over for 2018, we take a look back at the events we covered.