Alta opens Bike Studio


Alta have just opened a bike specific shop upstairs from their existing shop at 8 Duke St opposite Lone Star. ¬†As well as offering a whopping 15% discount to all QMTBC members (excluding bikes) they reckon they have the biggest range of riding clothing, goggles, shoes in town. They have the new Scott Forefront helmet […]

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Gorge Rd Opening Jam on Sunday


Gorge Rd opening jam this¬†Sunday 14 Dec.Come and try the new learners lines-its great for all abilities and we’ll have a BBQ and spot prizes thanks to our local business supporters. Thanks to Meagan Wilken for the poster design and Chris Radford photo of Langers. Gorge Rd is usually open by now but with November’s […]

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Casual Dual Slalom race This Thursday from 6pm


This Thursday ,11 Dec! Opening casual race at the Sherwood manor dual slalom built by Extra Mile Trail Building. 6pm. Free drink at the Sherwood bar for racers and cheap deals on the awesome new food from their restaurant. $5 for club members $10 for non members. All proceeds to the Queenstown Mountain Bike Club […]

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QTDH – Round 3

QMTBC DH Series 2014-15

It’s on again! This Saturday Queenstown Bike Park¬†is hosting Round 3 (or 2?) of Queenstown’s favourite race series! Track details will be out in the next couple of days and the track will be taped and ready to go by Friday arvo so you can get up there and have a sneaky look before sign […]

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QMTBC/Vertigo Summer Fun Series starts next week.

ss sign up poster

It was great to see so many people¬†signing up for the Vertigo Bikes/QMTBC Summer Series, the guys organising it were¬†¬†overwhelmed with the popularity! It should be real good fun! As this is the first time doing this sort of event it might take a bit of tinkering to get the handicaps etc¬†right, but they¬†have based […]

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Torpedo7 Coronet Enduros


The Torpedo7 Coronet Enduros are on again Sat 17th Jan and Friday 20th March The Torpedo7 Coronet Enduro’s consist of up to 5 timed “special” stages which take place on technically demanding, generally descending terrain . These special stages are linked by predominantly ascending “liaison” stages. Any volunteers for the 17th event will have a […]

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Sherwood Hotel Dual Slalom Opening Race


The Sherwood hotel and Extra Mile trail builders have been busy recently building a new Dual Slalom track next door to the hotel on Frankton Rd and it’s almost ready to go. A opening race is planned for next Thursday at 6pm (11 Dec).¬† Put it your diary and come along for some great racing.¬† […]

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Mountain biking at Coronet Peak this summer


NZSki is opening high speed chairlift access to some of Queenstown‚Äôs most exhilarating trails on Coronet Peak and the Rude Rock track, finishing at Skippers Saddle. The Coronet Peak Express chairlift will open during the height of summer from December 26 2014 to January 11 2015. Full Press Release: Media Release from Coronet Peak Ski […]

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QTDH Series Round 2

QMTBC DH Series 2014-15

The DH crew were killing it on Saturday at the Remarks leg of the QTDH series, Yeeha! What a mega day that was. Over 70 racers an a record turnout for les femmes! 15 ladies – big props to the Dirt Town Queens and all the smiling chicas for smashing it! Huge thanks to Alta […]

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Jardine Park 4hr XC Race


A fun nonstop team relay or individual mountain bike event on¬†Saturday 6th December 2014 run by Southern Traverse A 2kms loop track has been designed to incorporate the best elements in the Jardines reserve. With several small hill climbs and descents, some tight riding through the trees and the use of the snake like bike […]

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Bikeaholic, Demo Day at 7 Mile This Sunday

Bikeaholic demo day

New kids on the block, ‚ÄėBikeaholic‚Äô are pleased to announce the 1st ever chance to test ride some awesome bikes from Kona, Lapierre and Merida. Come get your shred on the revered ‚ÄėProcess‚Äô Line from Kona, then try something a little exotic like a Zesty from Lapierre. Hardtails and Full Suspension bikes will be available […]

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