POSITIVE +

With Phil Atwill at the helm, three young Greeks, Sokratis Zotos, Giorgos Panagopoulos and Thanasis Panagitsas. Mechanic and team manager Malcolm Finnie, and team coordinator/media manager Kat Georgudis.

After one year on the road, the team is looking for some more support to continue racing, creating video content and supporting young riders.

We’re now an official UCI team and we plan to travel around in our van from event to event filming new spots as we go. The aim is the create original unfiltered content in and between a full season of UCI World Cups and a few one off events.
 
For 2022 young Soc Zotos will have finished his exams and he’ll be able to come to more World Cups and Enduro World Series and George Panagopoulos will be on the road bringing his style and creativity to the crew. Thanasis Panagitsas also joins the 2022 line up, racing a select few World Cups and European Downhill races.

2022

+ FULL UCI DOWNHILL WORLD CUP SEASON
+ ENDURO WORLD SERIES EVENTS
+ CRANKWORX EVENTS
+ UK AND GREEK DOWNHILL AND ENDURO NATIONAL RACES
+ FREERIDE FIESTA MEXICO
+ 5 HERE WE ARE EPISODES
+ FLOW STATE 2

PHIL ATWILL

Phil is known for his flawless video parts and some memorable race runs, standing on the World Cup podium a handful of times. Before creating the Positive crew, he rode for some of the biggest downhill race teams. For 2022 he will be back training with Alan Milway to help him achieve more results on the world’s stage.

2021 saw him featured in Redbull’s Fast Life series (releasing early 2022) and has an extensive section in Tea & Biscuits 2

UCI DOWNHILL WORLD CUP RESULTS

+ Les Gets 2021: 12th
+ Maribor 2021: 18th
+ Overall 2020: 14th
+ Lousa 2020: 5th
+ Andorra 2017: 9th
+ Lenzerheide 2017: 5th 

VIDEO PROJECTS

Numbers and stats

+ Instagram: 87.1k followers
+ Facebook: 43.1k followers

GEORGE PANAGOPOULOS

George brings a whole lot of style to the Positive crew, a youngster who found his love for riding bikes around the streets of Athens. Effortlessly floating through a set of dirt jumps or tricking his way through the urban jungle and just as cabable on a downhill track. This guy oozes style, and is never without his infectious smile.

Thanasis Panagitsas

A new addition to the team for 2022. Thanasis caught Phil’s eye from the very first time Phil saw him riding. A move to Athens and ultimately being closer to Phil offers the two the opportunity to push and elevate each other’s riding. One of the fastest riders to come out of Greece, this year sees Thanasis get his first taste of World Cups after some amazing results including a First Place at the first round of the IXS Downhill Cup in Bulgaria.

SOC ZOTOS

A whole lot of positive energy, known as Soc. At 17 years old, he’s been taken under Phil’s wing for the past few years, pushing him along and
helping him to refine his race craft and find his feet on the worlds stage. 2021 saw him race his first few World Cup’s and has found himself at the top of the Greek national Enduro races.

HERE WE ARE

Our 20+ minute fly on the wall style episodes based on our adventures and road trips. This is where we get to show off the team, the bikes and products, discover new riding destinations and showcase classics, and uncompromised insight into the team at races.

WHAT CAN WE DO FOR YOU

+ Product development, with a varied pool of riders and a large expanse of experience we can help you to develop products with real world testing and considered professional feedback.

+ To join forces with the Positive crew, you will be able to tap into our audience, our main following are based in the UK, Greece and Germany

+ Use of the crew in product launches, promotional videos and events as riders and ambassadors.

+ We’ll try our very best to take your product to the podium of various world and local events.

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GET IN TOUCH

PHIL ATWILL

MALCOLM FINNIE

Confirmed sponsors:
+ Propain Bikes
+ Vee Tire Co
+ Sixpack Racing
+ Crankborthers
+ OTUA District
+ TRP
+ OCHAIN
+ ODI Grips 

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