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Dialled Rides: Tuning tips from the pros: Greg Callaghan

Dialled Rides: Tuning tips from the pros: Greg Callaghan Article from enduro-mtb.com Greg and his Norco Range 650B Alloy. One of the next generation of contenders is Irish lad, Greg Callaghan, who has already gained a distinguished history, lighting up the Irish DH and Enduro podiums for the last 5 years.   Born into a motorcycle […]

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Video Comparison Testing with Dirt

The Dirt Norco Race Team has been using technology to gain an edge on the World Cup race circuit. Working with Morrocco Media and their video comparison technology some of the line choices can be analyzed to determine which is fastest. It is pretty amazing to see the difference a small change can make and […]

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On the road with Greg Callaghan

The latest enduro road trip instalment from Dirt/Norco rider Greg Callaghan Article from Dirt.Mpora.com After a couple of weeks at home it was time to set off again on yet another roadtrip to some more races. Unfortunately for everyone involved, the trusty Transit wouldn’t make it along as it is no longer part of the […]

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Casey Brown Is Big On Style in Whistler

As a 2013 addition to the Dirt Norco Race Team, Casey Brown brings some big BC riding style to the UK based team. Between World Cups Casey has some time to kill in Whistler BC where she is showing the boys how to look good on a bike. Casey takes some massive air and shows […]

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A European DH Racing Experience

Post by Casey Brown I never imagined Scotland to be all that sunny a place but the whole time I was there the weather was incredible. I flew to Glasgow Thursday evening, rented a car for the first time ever and headed to Innerleithen (a small hidden town in southern Scotland) for a British national […]

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Introducing the Expanded 2013 Dirt Norco Race Team

2013 is an exciting year for the Dirt Norco Race Team with the evolution from a 3 to 5 a rider team. Joining Ben Reid and Dan Stanbridge for the season upon us is  female racer Casey Brown, enduro rider Greg Callaghan and junior ripper George Gannicott. In addition to the new riders the sponsor […]

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14 questions with Dirt Norco enduro rider Greg Callaghan

Post from Dirt.Mpora.com He likes Kilmeaden Cheddar and almond slices and is fast on a bike…it’s Greg Callaghan! Greg Callaghan. Photo: Dermott Sweeney Name? Greg Callaghan. Age? 21 years young. Favourite cheese? Kilmeaden Cheddar. Tell me a joke? The Irish economy. What’s your secret talent? I can ride a bike with only one eye, although I […]

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Burning around the world

Post by Casey Brown I arrived in Auckland Friday for a 10 hour lay-over before heading to Queenstown. I took that opportunity to work on my “tan” and ended up falling asleep in the sun. With my Canadian winter skin I got real burnt, perfect way to start the trip(: when I arrived in Queenstown […]

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Settling in with a new ride.

Post by George Gannicott Sorry for the quiet patch on the blog everyone, I’ve been busy with exams, training and riding so there hasn’t been much free time. Training has stepped up again for me, this is kind of like the final push until the start of the season and it certainly isn’t easy! I […]

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My Trip to Norco HQ

Post by Casey Brown Last weekend I ended up driving to the Norco Head quarters in Vancouver, to pick up the bikes for my upcoming trip to NewZealand. I was super excited to meet everyone, and see the whole operation at Norco. It was really nice to get such a warm welcome, Jonathan (the Team […]

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