Goldfields Group ride
May
28
10:00 am10:00

Goldfields Group ride

Not ridden the Goldfields for a while. Time to give it a go. both loops if you want to push the boat out. 20km and 13km respectively...

Canaan Trackwork
Apr
11
Apr 15

Canaan Trackwork

A few of us will be up at Canaan, doing some track work in the Big Burn Paddock for some long overdue track work on the Main Loop.

Coppermine race
Feb
20
10:00 am10:00

Coppermine race

Probably the second best local race after the Milk & Honey!

Worth entering just to see if you can win a Santa Cruz bike!

"Carnage" Trackwork
Feb
18
2:00 pm14:00

"Carnage" Trackwork

The newest section of the forever evolving "Two Klicks" is a work in progress.

Come and join in the work on "Carnage"

Longest Day Christmas Club Ride
Dec
15
11:30 am11:30

Longest Day Christmas Club Ride

Tuesday 22nd December at Kaiteriteri bike park. Shuttles with the club bike rack and Barbi at The beach after. The plan is to leave from the I site in Takaka at 5pm.

Brent 0272809439

Odyssey Working Bee
Nov
10
10:00 am10:00

Odyssey Working Bee

Posted on behalf of Jonathan Kennett and Project Rameka. Plenty of work still needed on their newest Grade 4 track.

"Hell" Working Bee
Nov
1
10:00 am10:00

"Hell" Working Bee

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 Milk & Honey Race
Oct
25
8:00 am08:00

The Golden Bay Milk & Honey Race

  • Takaka

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 

Milk & Honey Pre Race meal
Oct
24
6:00 pm18:00

Milk & Honey Pre Race meal

NEW THIS YEAR... pre Register the night before the race, and get a Pasta meal thrown in for good measure. Say hello to other competitors and take away some of those pre race nerves!

Nelson MTB Club Midwinter Breakout
Jun
21
8:30 am08:30

Nelson MTB Club Midwinter Breakout

  • Rabbit Island Nelson

6 Hour Relay at Rabbit Island.  The format will be the same as always - 6hrs of fun racing that you can do as a solo rider, or as a relay in teams of two or four.

Rameka Enduro
Jun
7
10:00 am10:00

Rameka Enduro

  • Rameka Enduro

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.

Pack Track Working Bee
May
31
9:00 am09:00

Pack Track Working Bee

  • Pack Track Working Bee

Please come and help out on a working bee on the Pack Track and Lower Rameka.. We would like to trim back the gorse and grass on the lower Rameka and over hanging vegetation on the Pack Track.