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A Deubel 2UP Customer – Troy Furneaux

“On my very first ride of the 2UP, I beat my old time through the local single track circuit by a considerable time and I’m still improving." Read more

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Enduro World Series Crankworx, Rotorua NZ, March 2015

WOW!  After Day 1 of practice, things were obvious – this will be the hardest race of my life. On one hand, the timed Stages were lost in the NZ dense jungle, all made of super narrow off cambers with tight steep greasy switchbacks and slippery roots everywhere.  And on the other hand, transitio…

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Australian Gravity Enduro Rd 5, Mt Stromlo, Aug 2014 [2nd Place]

What a line of up Deubel riders we had at last weekend’s Round 5 of the Australian Gravity Enduro at Stromlo.  We had:

  • Matthew Harrington who came 18th in Elite Male Category
  • Richard Napper who came right behind Matthew in 19th place in Elite Male Category; and
  • Mathieu Taris who came 4th i…

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Rocky Trail Rollercoaster Rd 2 - Kempsey Jun 2014 - [2nd Place]

Race Report written by Tim Butler...

“We headed to Kempsey to compete in the 2nd round of the Rocky Trail Rollercoaster. A quick bike setup change on the Deubel 2UP from a full DH rig to a Gravity Enduro rig was done by 13 year old Pat in about 1 hour the night before, which consisted of fork, ty…

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Rocky Trail Rollercoaster Champs - Thredbo - Apr 2014

Racing at Thredbo was Matthew Harrington who came in 10th Place in Elite's.  Also racing this weekend was Pat Butler for the State Downhill Championships coming in 2nd Place in Under 15's.

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Australian Gravity Enduro – Rd 2, Bright VIC - Mar 2014 [1st Place]

The story from the winner himself, Mathieu Taris... “A few years ago whilst travelling, I came past a town named Bright and I had a feeling that this could be a good venue for a MTB trip, a significant mountain range, campsite along the river and a cool laid back (and good food) country town.  I t…

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Downhill National Championships - Bright VIC - Mar 2014 [3rd Place]

Racing for the National Champs was David Maggs in Under 19's who came 11th and Pat Butler in Under 15's taking 3rd Place.

Australian Gravity Enduro – Rd 1, Glenworth Valley - Mar 2014 [2nd Place]

The first round of the Australian Gravity Enduro was held at Glenworth Valley.  Representing the Deubel Racing racing team was Matthew Harrington in Elite who came 10th, Richard Napper in Elite who came 14th and Mathieu Taris who came 2nd in Veterans.

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Downhill National Series Rd 3 - Thredbo - Feb 2014 [1st Place]

Race report written by Tim Butler...

"Last round of the National Series see us heading to Thredbo. Perfect weather greeted us on Friday for the first day of practice. They did a fair bit of work to the Cannonball track to shorten it up.  Pat was going into this round equal first on points with Ja…

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Downhill National Series Rd 2 - Mt Buller - Feb 2014 [2nd Place]

A race report by Tim Butler... "Friday was an eventful practice day, the International track was used which has Rock Gardens with tiny bits of no Rock Gardens to more Rock Gardens, which meant there were so many different lines to work out, and one section that had nearly everyone scratching their…

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2014 Rocky Trail Entertainment Rollercoaster Race Report - Ourimbah - Rd1 [3rd Place]

This race report is written by Sebastien Deubel. Read the report here.

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Downhill National Series Rd 1 - Adelaide - Jan 2014 [1st Place]

Words from the proud dad himself, Tim Butler... “We headed to Adelaide for the first round of the National DH. Traveling in 46 degrees the Kids didn't complain about being stuck in the car for 10 hours. First day of practice only the competitors, guardians and officials were allowed into Eagle Par…

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Enduro Magazine – 2UP story published

A nice story by Wil Barrett, the Technical Editor of

Enduro Magazine has published a story about the 2UP from the AusBike Expo.  Have a read... Enduro magazine website.

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Downhill NSW/ACT State Series Rd 4 - Awaba - Nov 2013 [3rd Place]

The final round of Rocky Trail’s NSW State downhill race for this year saw Pat Butler on the podium in 3rd position in the under 15’s.  It was a stressful day for everyone as the rain continued to make the track more and more dangerous. But Pat was super confident as he smashed it up. 

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Ausbike Expo, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne - Oct 2013

The Australian cycling trade expo was held at the magnificent Royal Exhibition Building, where visitors could see brands from around the world and speak to those who know them best.

Deubel Bicycles was there and had an amazing response from impressed riders who tested the Deubel 2UP. Immediately t…

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Melbourne AusBike Expo 12th to 13th October

If you are going to be in Melbourne on 12-13th October, then you must come and visit us at the Ausbike Expo, held at the Melbourne Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton.  We will be at Stand #105 and have a demo bike with us if you wanted to test ride the 2UP in the Outdoor Demo / Test area.  Great o…

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Cross Country 7hr Grand Prix, Rd 5 - Mt Stromlo - Sep 2013 [3rd Place]

The final round of the 7hr Shimano XC Grand Prix Series saw the Elite Men Deubel Racing team come 3rd place at Stromlo last weekend and 3rd place overall for the series.  With a win at Ourimbah, the Deubel 2UP has won everything, XC, AM and DH races. Ask yourself, how many bikes can achieve that? …

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Downhill NSW/ACT State Series Rd 3 - Ourimbah - Aug 2013 [3rd & 5th Place]

As part of Rd 3 of the Rocky Trail NSW DH State Series, we welcomed a new member to the Deubel Racing Team, Patrick Butler.  At only 13 years of age, Patrick took the podium in the under 15’s category in 3rd Place.  He has been riding since he was 2.5 years old and has ridden BMX, XC and his big l…

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Cross Country 7hr Grand Prix, Rd 4 - Mt Annan - Jul 2013 [6th Place]

Well the competition was on last Saturday at Rd 4 of the Shimano Grand Prix held by Rocky Trail Entertainment at Mt Annan.  With a lot of big names amongst the category, on a very punishing track for 7 hours, riders Brent Dravitzki and David Pidcock finished 6th on-board the Deubel 2UP.  No podium t…

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