Matt Walker is the 2017 UCI Mountain Bike Downhill Junior World Champion! On-board his custom Saracen Myst, Matt put in a storming run to beat the field by a staggering 3.448 seconds in Cairns, Australia.
Speaking to British Cycling afterwards Matt said, "It's not sunk in by a long way... i've worked so hard for it and ..
Matt Walker has a very special Saracen Myst for the World Championships at Cairns this weekend! Custom paint by Fat Creations and plenty of custom touches from the team sponsors. Thanks everyone!
Photos courtesy of Dan Hearn
A day on Wales' finest trails alongside the Madison Saracen team - it gets no better! Here's a little insight into what the day was all about - we're already looking forward to doing it all again...
Thanks to Revolution Bike Park for hosting us!
Matt Walker got his Junior World Cup season well and truly under way at Fort William with the run of his life. So fast, he beat the field by 5 seconds with a time that would have put him 9th in the Elite race! We grabbed Matt for a quick word on his way back from the podium.
You’ve been flying all weekend but how did you feel ..
Ahead of the Fort William World Cup and in-between moving houses, we sat down with Matt Simmonds for a quick chat, check it out below!
How have the last few weeks been for you, Matt?
Lourdes wasn’t too bad. I managed to get down in the dry but you could see the weather was getting worse!
Results wise – it wasn&rs..
Sun, sangria and big mountains - what's not to like?
When Alex Marin invited Slugger, Simmo and Junior over to shred his local Spanish trails we grabbed the nearest camera and packed our bags. Check out the edit!