RACHEL ATHERTON AND THE CREW ARE UP TO MALAGA SPAIN AS THEY GET READY FOR THIS YEAR’S WORLD CUP!
We all know Rachel Atherton is a power woman! Professional downhill mountain biker from England and a multiple UCI World Champion. Where her brothers Dan Atherton and Gee Atherton are also professional bikers. She began riding mountain bike at the age of eleven. Awarded as Sunday Times’ Sportswoman of the Year, 2005 BBC Midlands Junior Sportswoman of the Year, BBC Midlands Sportswoman of the Year in 2008. Rachel has claimed 4 World Championship titles already. 2016 BT Sport’s Action Woman of the Year in UK and just last year 2017 with an award of Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the Year. Rachel has too many awards that’s why she is our Downhill Queen!
In another episode of the Atherton Diaries, Rachel Atherton together with Gee Atherton and Charlie Hatton is up to Malaga, Spain months before the World Cup season stars! They tuned their race set-ups with expert technicians Polish Pete and Joe Krejbich.
“We were joined by Douchebags (on a crazy misty day in the hills!)” – Rachel Atherton
Everyone has been asking where Kade Edwards is and Rachel explained that he has not joined this trip due to his hand injury but will beck riding downhill really soon!
Our downhill queen is on focus riding at 1:43!
“Literally so much fun. It’s freaking sick..it’s like every run was amazing. Bikes getting better and better..making me go faster.” – Rachel Atherton
Drone shots at 3:08 where Charlie, Gee and Rachel are next to each other in Malaga, Spain’s wonderful landscape and spectacular view!
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