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Erica 3 Hour Enduro & Presentations: 29 Nov 2014
- Created on Tuesday, 11 November 2014 08:40
- Written by Graeme
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|What:||Erica 3 Hour Enduro|
Google Map: Click Here
|Requirements:||Helmet, Bike in good working order – Gloves and Glasses advised to be worn|
|When:||Saturday, 29th November 2014
Registration Opens: 13:30
Race Starts: 15:00
$35 Adult Entry ($25 if pre-register online before the event)
*Note: If you don't know your MTBA password, simply select the option "I am registering another MTBA member" and then enter your MTBA number.
|Classes:||Male, Female & Junior Solo
Mt Baw Baw Working Bee and Shuttle Weekend: 15/16 Nov 2014
- Created on Monday, 10 November 2014 15:45
- Written by Kingy
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GMTB is holding a working bee and shuttle weekend at Mt Baw Baw to prepare the DH1 course for the ‘Pin it 2 Win it’ and Round 2 of Victorian Downhill Series events.
Date: Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th November
Time: 10am Saturday till Sunday 5pm
Where: Mt Baw Baw, meet at Village Central 10am sharp (at start of downhill course)
A shuttle bus is generously being provided by GMTB for up to 10 volunteers and will be leaving from the McDonalds car park at Traralgon on the Saturday morning at 7:00AM and returning on the Sunday at 6:00PM.
What to bring: Sleeping bag, pillow, food & drinks (or $ to purchase), track building tools, DH/AM bike and riding gear.
Read on for more information:
Please note: Accommodation is kindly being provided by Mt Baw Baw for up to 24 volunteers in a fully self-contained lodge. If you wish to attend the weekend and you have not registered through GMTB you will need to book alternative accommodation through Mt Baw Baw and arrange your own shuttle vehicle for the Sunday. We will be working on the DH1 course on the Saturday and riding on the Sunday. Riders will also need a MTBA licence or fill in a MTBA participation form ($5) on the Sunday of the DH1 ride.
Alternatively, contact Mt Baw Baw Alpine Resort on 03 51651136 for accommodation and more information.
Mt Taylor Working Bee: 16-Nov-2014
- Created on Monday, 10 November 2014 15:27
- Written by Andrew Sharpe
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Working Bee on the new MT Taylor All Mountain Track.
Sunday 16th NOV. 2014
MEET at picnic area 9.00am
Bring mattock, rakehoe, lunch, drinks, hat, sunscreen, bikes for a ride afterwards? etc.
There is about 1 km of track to complete the new 4km trail.
The aim is to remove small stumps, bench in track and build berms and drainage.
Contact Andrew Sharpe 0427 367 972 to confirm numbers of people attending.
2014 Trail Pass Stickers Now Available!
- Created on Saturday, 05 April 2014 11:13
- Written by Graeme
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Forget Footy cards and tazos....Get the latest in collectables the Gippsland MTB trail pass sticker of 2014!
Have you been out on the Gippsland trails lately and thought 'how can I help out?' or 'wish I had the time to help out' or 'I'd like to help but can't afford a membership'?
Well do we have news for you!
Now available 'GIPPSLAND MTB TRAIL PASS' stickers only $15 can allow you to help out with our trails....Labour free! (But hey...still buy one and come help out) and also show your support for Gippsland MTB loud and proud on your bike or helmet!
Q: What does this funky sticker do?
A: These funky stickers are to raise money for trail maintenance and trail advocacy in our region.
Q: How much of my $15 goes towards trails?
A: 100% of the money from these stickers goes towards trails!
Q: Where do I get one?
A: My fellow trail fairies, can get them from the following
- GMTB online store (Here)
- GMTB events
- More locations TBA!