Recap: 2023 UCI Downhill MTB World Championships - a brilliantly British win

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Lance Branquinho

Lance Branquinho is a Namibian-born media professional who graduated to mountain biking after injuries curtailed his fascination with trail running. He has a weakness for British steel hardtails, especially those which only run a single gear. Lance is an award-winning writer who has contributed to myriad piblications all over the world including Cyclingnews, Bike Perfect, MBR, Topgear, TopCar and Car magazine.


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With teammate Kolb taking second it was gold and silver for British-made Atherton bikes.

No medals for the British women but some really strong rides and 4 riders in the top 8.