Most would prefer to view racing as a privateer as a short term means to an end. The end being a full factory support package. Reality makes that unattainable for all but a few but for Shaun Richards the privateer life is just as rewarding and fun.
May can't come soon enough. With the opening round of the Proper Downhill Series kicking off on the 5th at the awesome Ride Portugal track at Llangollen we wanted to see what was happening on the hill.