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2012 Glencoe MacAvalanche MTB race

Cool video here from the 2nd annual MacAvalanche race held at Glencoe put together by the guys at Wideopenmag. For those that don’t know, the MacAvalanche is Scotland’s answer to the French mass-start classic the Megavalanche, and basically involves loads of bikers setting off from the top of Glencoe and racing to the bottom. The headcam here gives a great perspective of the racers view, in this case the 4th placed Rich Thomas, who also provides a commentary.

Frankly, it looks quite, quite insane, but makes for a great watch! (NB – those of a more sensitive disposition should be aware of the  occasional swear word):

not one for beginners and strictly


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