Race Against Time

RaceAgainstTime

If mountain-biking for 4,000km along rough-hewn tracks, cycleways and gravel roads from the top of New Zealand to the bottom isn’t your cup of tea, spare a thought for a Mountain Bike Club member who is planning on doing just that within the space of 42 days. Carey Vivian will start his epic journey in [...]

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Mellow up trail @ 7 Mile

Mellow up trail @ 7 Mile

The 7 Mile Sub-Committee (comprising of Bruce McLeod, Brendhan Callaghan, Lance Brown and Carey Vivian) are pleased to announce the completion of stage one of a new up-trail link from the lake level to the first terrace on the Wilsons Bay side. The link provides a mellow alternative to the rocky steep walking trail section. [...]

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Winterfest: Otterbox Bikes on Snow

MTB on Snow

Get amongst the action at the Otterbox Mountain Bikes on Snow up Coronet Peak on Saturday 21 June!  This year qualifying finalists will be rewarded for their efforts with chair lift access for the final and if that wasn’t enough to entice you there’s $250 CASH plus great Otterbox prizes up for grabs for the male [...]

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QBT Gives it Back!

Queenstown Bike Taxis logo

We all know that Jono from QBT runs a great bike taxi service but he is also a bit supporter of the QMTBC.  As well as ofiering discounts to club members, when he runs shuttles on club trails he always gives a portion of his takings back to the club for trail maintenance.  This season he [...]

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2014 New Zealand Secondary School Mountain Biking Championships

MTB-SecSchoolChamps

When: October 3rd to 6th 2014 3rd Oct. Practice Day 4th Oct. XC: Forester/Bethunes Gully, North East Valley 5th Oct. DH: Signal Hill, Logan Park 6th Oct. Enduro: Signal Hill, Logan Park Where: Dunedin, Otago more info on www.mountainbikingotago.co.nz

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Queenstown Mountain Bike Club Gets Shit Done!

Queenstown Mountain Bike Club Gets Shit Done!

The 2013-14 season has been a great year for trail building with the Queenstown Mountain Bike Club. This past season the QMTBC has built 2 awesome trails entirely on volunteer labour. GSD and Pack Track and Sack are both already local favorites and being enjoyed by riders from all over the world. GSD which is [...]

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AGM this Thursday!

AGM this Thursday!

The QMTBC AGM is scheduled for this Thursday (May 29) at 7pm. The location is the side bar of  The Find upstairs at 53 Shotover street. Show your support of the club by attending AGM!   We will have some snacks provided and possibly some post meeting entertainment. If anyone is interested in standing for [...]

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Wynyard Express DH Work (plus Dream Track video)

Wynyard Express DH Work (plus Dream Track video)

Please note that digger work is currently under-way on the area just after mini dream for about 150 metres. After the recent rain and snow this area is really boggy and you would have to carry your bike around the work so it might not be worth riding. And here is a video of the [...]

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AGM – Committee members required

AGM – Committee members required

The QMTBC AGM is scheduled for Thursday May 29. The location has been confirmed as The Find upstairs at 53 Shotover street starting from 7pm. Show your support of the club by attending AGM!  We are trying to organise some season retrospective type entertainment for afterwards so it’s not all boring business! This year we [...]

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Phoenix

PhoenixSign

Like it’s mythical namesake a new trail has emerged from the ashes of the bush fire out near Closeburn a while back.  The new trail was built by local contractors Extra Mile trail Building for the Queenstown mountain bike club and while we have yet to have an official opening it is ready to ride.  Having [...]

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Wynyard Express upgrades

WynyardWork

Work will begin this week on Wynyard Express below the jump park-please be aware of possible diversions and a 5 tonne digger manned by Nathan Greenwood altering the long downhill berm [see photo] that will now feed to the left down across the old access road and use the banks as wall ride type berms-should [...]

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