Boardman Bikes is a UK-based major international manufacturer of performance and elite-level bikes across all disciples from road racing, triathlon, mountain-biking, cyclo-cross to name but a few. Some of the world's highest achievers (think Brownlee Brothers for instance!) are flying the flag for Boardman on the international stage.
Formed in 1988 in the UK, Orange Mountain Bikes are regarded as some of the very best in performance bikes and have been a supporter of this race over the years. All bikes are hand-built in the UK, ranging from downhill, enduro, all-terrain, trail and XC bikes. See:
Pronghorn Racing is a Danish bike manufacturer dedicated to developing the fastest bikes possible. Named after the fastest land animal, they were founded on the belief that being fast, is all about being light and in balance. The Pronghorn Racing Team came first and second in the race last year and you will see their bikes there again in 2017. See:
Steigen is born from the German word meaning ‘to rise and climb’ and was created by Australian Representative Louis Rowan. Steigen creates athletic apparel which lets you rise to the pinnacle of your next challenge by creating non intrusive, high performance apparel with a specialized design using the best materials from all over the world.
Equinox is a specialist designer and manufacturer - a joint venture with Gigantex, one of the biggest carbon composite producers manufacturing for various brands - based in Europe. The Marauder-X is one of the highest performing MTB wheels on the market, available in 27.5 and 29er sizes.
Formed in Reykjavik in 2010 the founders soon realized that they had the right ingredients for ultra-lightweight bicycle suspension, and consequently the Lauf fork idea was born! The Lauf fork is a revolutionary twist on the well known and proven “leaf spring suspension” concept, combined with today's high performance composite materials.
Frontier Sports is a direct-sales sports retailer and the exclusive distributor of Boardman Bikes, Orange Bikes, Pronghorn Racing, Steigen Clothing, Equinox Carbon Wheels, Lauf Forks and more across the Middle East.
Based in the UAE, Bike Master offer mechanical support for riders at races and events. Fully-equipped mobile workshops are set up on site and deliver quality tech support, parts and nutrition/energy supplies to keep riders moving.
Based in Muscat, MDAC is the event management company for the Frontier EPic race, but also organises events for activities such as Rock Climbing, Abseiling, Via Ferrata, Canyoning, Snorkeling, Scuba Diving, Kayaking in the stunning sultanate of Oman!