It’s been a while since we visited Bike Park Wales as a club. We are putting this right with this trip. The uplift can be booked from here. HURRY it fills up fast. The trails there range from smooth flowy blue trails to narly black runs only to be attempted by the brave. Here’s a link to […]
Taking in some of Wiltshire’s finest hills, er I mean sites, this ride will feature such local landmarks as the Wansdyke, Roundway Hill, Cherhill Monument and Windmill Hill. If the weather is kind we will be treated to some of the best views in the county, but you will have to pedal to see them!
You can leave your hat on if you like, but I would recommend a helmet and to strap yourself in for a 60km South Wales epic! Starting in Pontypool and winding our way up the valley to Blaenavon and back we will experience some of the wonders of the Welsh valley where your ride leader
Unless you’ve been living under a rock lately you’ll know that the FlyUp417 project is finally open for business and it’s hoped that by the time of this trip all the features of this new facility will be up and running. You’ve read the review (if you haven’t you can take a look here) now
Club event information Brief version We are discontinuing the MB Swindon Events page. Use the website (www.mbswindon.co.uk/events) or the events section of the MB Swindon & The Croft Trail Facebook group. New events will be posted here only. A bit more detail When the Facebook group was established we were able to invite all of
The “next step” rides are aimed at those who may have tried novice friendly rides and are looking to progress to and build confidence on more technical terrain at a slow and relaxed pace. They would also be suitable for people who have ridden at trail centres before but who may be concerned that they
Ride leader – Sarah Bailey writes: Having only ever been a ride leader for ladies rides, I decided to step into the unknown and lead a novice ride. I was a bit worried to say the least as I’m not the quickest rider (especially up hill). Glorious sunshine met me at Barbury Castle and by 10am,
As you may have noticed by now a few of the club went on a trip to North Wales (Snowdonia) last weekend. This wasn’t an official club trip and as such it was a case of every man for himself. No sign in sheets, no fixed agenda, no meeting for a beer before hand to
Richard Ford will be leading a novice friendly loop from Barbury Castle. It is likely to get dark before we get back so please bring lights and warm clothing. There will be some climbing, but as always we will wait (probably for the ride leader) and regroup before moving on.