Its that time of year again!
The Mountainview 9 Hour relay will be back on August 18th, 2012 with everything you’ve come to expect: tonnes of singletrack (including a brand new downhill!), a great atmosphere, music, bbq, and fun bonus events including the fan favourite pie eating contest!
Also, Total Sports has come up huge again this [...]
This Thursday is the first race for the Thursday night series! Come out and blow the dust off your racing legs, its time to have some fun! 3 courses to choose from, and the same great atmosphere as you’ve come to love…sponsored by Total Sports the Bike Shop.
Remember, you don’t need to be a club [...]
Sometime in the summer (I can’t remember which night exactly) BIOS Action Cam came to the Thursday Night Series to demo their HD helmet cams. I finally got the raw footage, and put together a little edit. Check it out:
Caution: this video will make you want to ride bikes!
The sun is setting sooner, the days are getting cooler, and those who participate in public education must return to school soon. These clues would suggest that summer is ending, but a perhaps more definitive clue is that next week is the *finale* of the 2011 edition of the Mountainview Thursdsay Night Race Series is [...]
Thanks to everyone who came out to make the 7th Mountainview 9 Hour Relay a roaring success! Despite a thunderstorm-induced course-closure, the race was able to continue after 90 minutes (time well spent drying off and pie eating), and the course firmed up beautifully for the rest of the day. Thanks again to our sponsors, [...]
I don’t know about the rest of you, but the 9 hour is my favourite event of the season. Now, you have the chance to register for it! Follow the links above for online registration, or to print off a paper registration form. This year’s event is on August 20th, hope you can make it!
Thursday, June 23rd will be beater bike night at the Thursday series. Thumb shifters, v-brakes, and 7-speed drive trains will take to the trails, to see how much it really is about the rider, not about the bike! Bring out your vintage/beater bike to earn 20 bonus points in the standings, and earn some [...]
With thanks to Mark at Total Sports, we have a Norco demo day at the Thursday Night Series on June 2nd. Come out and try out the latest Norco xc bike offerings. These aren’t just parking lot demos either, we are welcome to race on them, to really put them through their paces!
Despite what the (seemingly) colder than average temperatures would have you believe, spring is here, and that means its time to race some bicycles!
The Mountainview Thursday Night Race Series kicks off its 9th season next Thursday, April 22nd. The Just for Fun category starts at 6:30, with all other categories starting at 7pm.
Also, unfortunately, I [...]
Thanks to everyone who came out to this year’s edition of the 9 hour. Without your participation, the event would be really lonely! Hope to see you next year…results are posted here.