Working Bee Saturday 29th November - 6.30am Douglas Car Park.Last working bee for the year. Let’s give the car park, skills area , and new pump track a tidy up for Christmas. There are new map signs and new trail name signs to get put up, a couple of skills features to be finished, a new skinny to install with some rock work, and some grass cutting. Lot’s of small jobs to get done. Please bring a Hat , sunscreen, water, food sturdy shoes , gloves as per usual. RSVP on our Facebook or Forum
Results are in for the 2014 XC Series - congratulations to all our competitors and especially those who placed.
Massive thanks to each event organiser, volunteers and of course our sponsors:XC2 - Amart Sports / Goldcross CyclesXC3 - BNG SportsXC4 - Rising Sun Marine
2014 XC Series Podium Results
2014 XC Series Points Results
There isn't a Government department for this stuff.
Townsville mountain biking is in your hands:
Ever thought that a particular initiative "should" be happening in Townsville mountain biking?
Do you want want current programs to continue?
Well this is your chance to grab the reins with both hands and form the team who make stuff happen in local mountain biking. This stuff doesn't happen by itself.
Read more: Rockwheelers Annual General Meeting: Tue 2nd December 2014
MTBA have launched an amazing offer - free trial membership for 2 months.
This offer is valid for anyone who has never been a member, or who has an expired membership of 3 years or more.
It is a full membership with all the perks, including:
24/7 Personal Accident Insurance when ridingLicence for racing at Rockwheeler Events and Social Rides Unfortunately this membership does not include access to trails at Ross Dam - this agreement is between Rockwheelers and Sunwater/TCC, not MTBA. For access to the Dam you must upgrade to a paid membership and select Rockwheelers as your club.
To take advantange of this offer hit the link below. Optimised for mobile devices, why not sign up instead of purchasing a day licence for the next race or social ride?Share this around and get your friends hooked on MTB!
We'll try keep this updated as often as we can but some days we might not be able to inspect the trails. Use common sense about wet trails - read the Wet Trail Closures article for more details.
Reminder about rule of thumb: 10mm of rain normally needs 6-8 hours of sunlight and drying time. Check rainfall data for Black Weir (Douglas, Ross River Dam Pallarenda on BOM website.)