Entries by Anna Buick

UCI World Cup | Albstadt

A course made treacherous by wet weather was the big story at the second round of the UCI World Cup, held in Albstadt, Germany.  Frazer, Mariske, Martin and Raph all put in strong performances, continuing their upward trajectory of form, and Schwalbe’s Rocket Ron put in an awesome shift in the mud! As one of […]

Cape Epic 2018

STAGE 7 Eight days, five venues, 658 kilometres, two sick riders, three finishers, one third place overall. The 2018 Cape Epic is done. We are currently a bit too tired to really appreciate the journey we have been on and to celebrate what has been achieved. It’s hard to quantify the successes, but there have […]

Strauss and Last Together Again for Cape Epic

We are delighted to announce that for this year’s Cape Epic Annie Last will join with Mariske Strauss to re-form the stage-winning partnership from 2017.   Annie will be supported at the race by her KMC Ekoï SR Suntour team, working in conjunction with Silverback OMX Pro Team.  Her and Mariske will race under the […]

UCI World Cup | Stellenbosch

The 2018 World Cup got off to a great start in Stellenbosch, South Africa, with some brilliant racing and a lovely team vibe.  Thankfully the sun didn’t beat down too hard on us today, but the dusty Coetzenburg track still provided the riders with a  South African racing experience!   Frazer Clacherty was first to […]

2018 SPIUK Kit

Spiuk has been a part of the OMX journey for 8 years, and in 2018 we have added an extra dimension to our partnership: we are delighted to say that Spiuk is our new kit supplier.  We are really excited about this next step in our relationship with Spiuk. We absolutely love their helmets and […]

Gluth and Gagné Team Up for Cape Epic

We are very pleased to present our Silverback OMX Pro Team pairing of Martin Gluth and Raphaël Gagné for the 2018 Cape Epic.   Martin has twice experienced the heady thrills and crushing spills of this infamous eight-day stage race, and this experience will be invaluable in steering the pair through 658km of intensely physical […]

Mariske Strauss in the House!

We are excited to say that Mariske Strauss continues her career with Silverback OMX Pro Team in 2018. Mariske is the longest-standing member OMX have ever had, and her infectious enthusiasm and vitality add a unique dimension to the team. The South African Champion will once again race the World Cup series and aim to continue her […]

A British Champion at OMX

We are thrilled to announce the signing of young, British cross-country star, Frazer Clacherty. Having been Junior National Champion and recorded 7th at the European Championships and 10th at the World Championships in 2015, Frazer is now working his way up through the Under 23 ranks. This year saw him record a career-best 6th place at […]

Gluth stays for 2018

2018 will be Martin’s fourth year with the team and we are delighted that he continues his journey with us. A hugely dedicated rider and an amazing ambassador for our sponsors, Martin will look to build on a collection of great results and transfer that talent into World Cup performance. Martin says, “Having a professional […]

Raphaël Gagné joins Silverback OMX Pro Team

We are excited to welcome Raphaël Gagné to Silverback OMX Pro Team! Raphael has a very impressive palmares and an equally desirable character; he will undoubtedly be a huge asset to the team in the coming seasons as he builds on his previous achievements and heads towards his ultimate goals. A Canadian hailing from French-speaking […]