The Junior Skills Program is Back

Kicking off on Thursday October 19, every Thursday until 7 December (8 weeks) we will be running a free (to club members) junior development program.

It will be broken up into 2 sessions, 4:30pm for Dirtmasters (12 & under) & 5:30 pm for Juniors (13-18).

We’ll meet at the shipping container behind the trotting club club rooms at McDonald St South Warrnambool.

Before you come, please read this information to make sure you have everything you need and have arranged your 8 week FREE insurance and club membership.

Adults, Mums & Dads welcome to join in.

Download brochure here

South West Games 2015 – Mt Clay – XCO style

Race Details….XCO Info

Fancy racing around the lush forests of Mt Clay on your mountain bike. Bring the family and camp out overnight at Sawpit Campground, Mt Clay then follow up on Sunday morning with this classic, cross-country race around the sweet single-track, purposely built for mountain biking. This is a WMTBC event with support from riders across the region.

MTBA race insurance compulsory, one the day is $20 or pre-purchase at MTBA.

Follow this link to our calendar for more details.

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Weed Pull & BBQ – Thunder Point

Saturday 18th April

This month we’re teaming up with Warrnambool Coastcare Landcare Group to help clear a few weeds from Thunder Point Coastal Reserve. The bike club are committed to improving the weed-infested bush at Thunder Point and Coastcare Landcare have helped out in the past. So, come pull a few weeds and join in a free thankyou BBQ.

Come to the Harness Racing Club room at Thunder Point (on the right, just before you drive up the hill to the Thunder Point car park).

Thunder Point plan goes to City Council – Tonight 5:45pm

Thunder Point plan goes to Council – tonight 5:45pm

Mountain bike riding at Thunder is great for us and our community. The future of mountain biking a Thunder Point will be discussed by Warrnambool City Council are tonight's meeting. Flick the mud off your hoodie and show your support. For some inspiration, check out this fantastic video of why we want to keep TP as our home... Tonight (Monday 21/07), Council Chambers 5:45pm.

Winter Series (2014) kicks off

The Crankhouse Winter Series kicked off on Sunday June 22nd at Thunder Point.

Thirty-three riders took part in the 3 member relay race on a sunny Sunday morning urged on by the smell of Stu’s roast lamb sangas’. You can read more about the first race in The Standard and see a terrific photo slideshow by Rob Gunstone (Rob’s a gun on the camera as well as the mountain bike). Check out this link:

http://www.standard.net.au/story/2374091/gallery-course-switch-a-winter-winner-for-riders/?cs=73#slide=5

Here are the results:

Jason Hoy (A grade), Leigh Dufty (B grade) and Sam Worden (C grade) took the round one spoils.

Jayce Dufty (A), Robert Owen (B) and Colleen Hughson (C) ran second while Gavin Piergrosse (A), Troy Boote (B) and Lisa Worden (C) were third.