Rockwheelers News

2020 Race Series

June 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Club Committee is super stoked to announce that we are very busy re-planning our 2020 race series. Starting with GE1 on 12 July, and XC on 26 July. Dates have been locked in for the XC and GE series for the remainder of the year, and we should have DH and Junior races, and…

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New Club Jerseys Available

May 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

***Check out our new club jersey – just $59*** We have short, 3/4 and long sleeve in an endure fit in both adult and kids sizes – available for purchase for just $59.00. If you would like one please follow the below link to the online webstore, be quick the first shipment closes in just…

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Trail Monitoring Report

April 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Since April 2019, the Townsville Rockwheelers Mountain Bike Club has been conducting a trail monitoring program at the 116ha Douglas MTB Reserve. The purpose of the program is to create robust baseline data for the usage of Townsville’s premier mountain biking location. This program is a Club initiative aimed at creating a better understanding of…

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JCU Side Trails Closed

April 3, 2020 | 1 Comment

**IMPORTANT UPDATE** James Cook University has closed the JCU Side (their land) of the Douglas MTB Park. This includes BOTH walking trails (Windara Avenue & Munkhouse Road) and ALL MTB trails on the JCU Side. The MTB Trails on the JCU Side are:– Wobbegong– Hammerhead– Blue Ring Octopus Loop– Wedgetail– Long Way from Windara to…

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Social Distancing at Douglas

March 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

**NEW STRICTER RESTRICTIONS DUE TO COVID-19** Last night, new stricter restrictions were announced. Both indoor and OUTDOOR gatherings are now restricted to TWO people only (excludes family units and people of the same household). This applies to ALL PARK USERS in the Douglas MTB Reserve, the car park, entry points, hubs and summit. This means…

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COVID-19 Update – Events Postponed

March 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

COVID-19 UPDATE The Rockwheelers committee have made the decision to postpone all Club events up until 31 May 2020, this includes junior rides, this weekends DH social, DH1, XC1, Enduro1, XC2 and DH Social 2. We will re-access as time goes on and if possible start holding events again sooner, however we are acting on…

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