Back in Fort William we caught up with Matt Stuttard and his dad, Howard, for a look at his World Cup downhill bike. With Matt’s fantastic stage win at the recent Enduro World Series, now seems like a good time to have a look back.
Matt and his dad have been a friendly and familiar pairing at DH races for many years now. Howard himself winning many races in both DH and Enduro. In the last few years Matt made it onto the World Cup scene and has been consistently qualifying well.
So here’s the low-down on Matt’s Mondraker Summum –
Bar Width – 800mm
Tyre Pressures – 26psi Front, 28psi Rear
Wheelbase – 1300mm
Spring Rate – 550
Frame Size – Large
Crank Length – 165mm
Tyre Width – 2.40
SRAM or Shimano – ‘Shimano all day long’
As well as racing the World Cup DH series, Matt has also recently started racing the Enduro World Series. With consistently good finishes, he went one better at the recent round in Aspen and took the win on stage 6. Well done lad, a fine effort ahead of some top names. Good luck for the future and see you at the races!
Matt and his dad both race for Two Two Gravity racing, based out of Lancashire in the north of England. To keep up to date with them, have a look at their facebook page –