MTB

SKCC intermediate MTB skills coaching session with Ride International

March 13, 2013

Last Saturday saw the second of SKCC's mountain bike skills sessions, this time a mixed crew of men and women gathered together under the banner 'intermediate'. The weather was absolutely perfect and the rain over the days leading up to Saturday had patted down the dust and made the trails eminently rideable. Firstly, our courageous…

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SKCC Mountain Bike Skills Camp Otway Ranges 22-24 March 2013

March 6, 2013

Join us for the second annual SKCC mountain bike skills camp at the highly regarded Forrest MTB park in the Otway Ranges. The weekend is suitable for riders of all skill levels and includes serious skills coaching and training rides, combined of course with the great social atmosphere the club is renowned for. ABOUT FORRESTForrest…

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Come and join LIV / GIANT’s next Women’s MTB Ride

February 25, 2013

Date: Saturday, 16th MarchDeparture Time: 9amTo get there: Leaving from 'Penny Olive Sourdough bakery'. Cnr of Clancy Rd & Monbulk Rd, Mt Evelyn(Next to the Warburton Trail). Melways ref: 120 C1Ride Duration:1.5 – 2 hrs ride to Silvan forest trails For this MTB ride you will need a suitable level of skill. For more information…

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Intermediate level MTB Skills Coaching Session with Ride International

February 25, 2013

WHEN: Saturday March 2ndFor the first time ever, this year SKCC are offering our members a chance to learn the basics of mountain biking from one of the best coaches around. The second of our skill sessions will be held at the ever popular Lysterfield Park located in Melbourne's outer eastern suburbs. This venue has…

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National MTB Marathon Champs 2012

June 21, 2012

Congratulations to club member Tim McGrath who recently took third place in the super masters category at the Australian Mountain Bike Marathon Championships. The event was held at Australia’s iconic MTB venue, Mt Stromlo Park near Canberra, venue for the 2009 MTB world championships. The race was held on an 84km course with 2500m of…

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2012 Kona Ottway Odyssey Race Report

March 1, 2012

Tim McGrath looks like he has hardly raised a sweat as he crosses the finish line for victory in the 50+ age category. (photo – Adrian Vlok) Last Saturday saw the running of one of Australia’s best regarded mountain bike marathon events, the 2012 Kona Otway Odyssey from Apollo Bay to the small township of…

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SKCC MTB Skills Camp

February 29, 2012

Join us as we “take it to the dirt” for the fi­rst ever SKCC mountain bike skills camp at the highly regarded Forrest MTB park in the Otway Ranges. The weekend is suitable for riders of all skill levels and includes serious skills coaching combined with the great social atmosphere the club is renowned for.  ABOUT…

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SKCC Mountain Bike Skills Camp

February 10, 2012

Join us as we “take it to the dirt” for the fi­rst ever SKCC mountain bike skills camp at the highly regarded Forrest MTB park in the Otway Ranges. The weekend is suitable for riders of all skill levels and includes serious skills coaching combined with the great social atmosphere the club is renowned for.  ABOUT…

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Congratulations Brad Davies – Croc Trophy MAS2 Winner

November 6, 2011

Club member Brad Davies has recently taken out the masters 2 category by over and hour at the Crocodile Trophy in far north Queensland. The race is a 10 stage mountain bike race of over 1200km through the remote rainforest and outback scrub from Cairns to Cooktown with stages as long as 190km. The race is…

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The SKCC Kit Races MTB In Switzerland

October 17, 2011

SKCC’S Tim Tyler headed for Switzerland in August to compete in the Eiger Bike Challenge.Part of the Swiss Bike Marathon series the Eiger Bike Challenge with it’s 1,500 participants is one of the five main MTB events in Switzerland and offers three distances, 25km, 55km & 88km. Tim opted for the 55km event with it’s…

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