Sunday 1st November - "HELL" DIG and RIDE
THIS SUNDAY... Let's get it open ! " Hell is our newest bit of track, it is a 150 metre section of track that links " The Odyssey" into "One Klick". It just needs some roots removing and a bit of vegetation clearing, as well as a bit of surface attention.
- Meet at the Totara tree this Sunday 1st November 10am
- Rob 0212603216
The Golden Bay MTB Club's NBS Milk and Honey race is a special event that incorporates the two disciplines of road biking and mountain biking, combining them into one event. It includes a road climb of 790 metres up the Takaka Hill, and continues down the Rameka Track, one of NZ’s classic downhill single track mountain bike
A combination of untimed ascents (liasion or transition) and timed descents (stage). Usually 4 or more timed stages that may have uphill sections which require pedalling.
Also means to ride slowly uphill with your mates, spouting how unfit/hungover/injured you are and then put the hammer down and burn them off on timed stages, usually followed by telling aforementioned mates how you blew the run and could have been so much faster if a) you hadn't caught rider in front of you b) you hadn't flatted or c) bike mechanic had set up your suspension correctlyThe inaugural GBMTB Club Rameka Enduro will be on Sunday 7 June WET or FINE. Meet at Rameka Creek Rd Totara Tree at 10 am. First transition is ride up Rameka Creek Rd to 1km up Rameka Track that will take 1.5hrs for most. Racing will commence once everyone has arrived. Riders will leave at 30s intervals. No prizes or trophies, maybe a few spot prizes if we can get it sorted. Results will be posted to aid in bragging rights.
Stage 1 - Rameka Track from top of zigzags to rock cutting
Stage 2 - Pack Track to road crossing
Stage 3 - 2 Klick
Stage 4 - 1 Klick
Stage 5 - Afters TBC.
Entry: Free to current GBMTB Club members. Non members $25 (Club Membership). Entries limited to 30 riders. To pre-enter text Mark Godden 021797622 or Brian Alder 027 2921799.