Event: Rocky MTB 2 Hour Day/Night Team Challenge
2020 is nearly done, but here is a last chance for some team racing at Seeonee Park and a chance to support a great cause.
Capricorn Helicopter Rescue provide a vital service to CQ and maybe, just maybe, you as a mountain biker may require their services one day. Let’s hope not!
In the meantime we will be donating $10 from each race entry to this vital service and have some fun racing with your mates. This is a team race with a twist. Both team mates will be on course at the same time and must cross the start/finish no more than a bike length apart.
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2020 Rocky MTB CQ XC Series Rd 4
Round 4 of the 2020 CQ XC Series will be held at First Turkey on Sunday 27 September 2020.
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Next Club meeting is Sunday 1 November, 2pm Lyle Albert Dodds Park, German Street. (under the mango trees)
Report a Trail feature added to website. Club is registered for MTB Direct’s “Dollars for Dirt” program. Jerseys have been ordered. Club to assist MTBA by conducting survey of riders. Preparation underway for Gravity Enduro 12 September. Curtis Island social ride hosted by Gladstone MTB a success. Suggested ride organised by us next time. More details to come. Due to afternoons getting hotter, the next XC race will be moved from the afternoon of Saturday 26th Sept to the morning of Sunday 27th. Regular working bee calendar to be established. Mark K met with NPWS for preliminary discussions re Blue Dawg. Progress of Mount Morgan trails discussed. Possible need for a hazard reduction burn. AGM set for 1 November. Continue reading “Club Update 8/9/2020”
2020 Giant Rockhampton CQ Enduro Series Rd 2
Event Name: 2020 Giant Rockhampton CQ Enduro Series Rd 2
Event Organiser: Rockhampton Mountain Bike Club Inc.
Event Sponsor: Giant Rockhampton.
Aim: To bang out some timed laps on First Turkey’s finest.
Date: Saturday 12 September 2020 Continue reading “2020 Giant Rockhampton CQ Enduro Series Rd 2”
Next Club meeting is Sunday 6 September, 2pm Lyle Albert Dodds Park, German Street. (under the mango trees)
Club membership continues to grow, currently 148 paid up members. Over $700 has been donated through Trail Karma and Containers for Change is becoming another income stream (Scheme ID C10268890) Trail maintenance is always on the agenda at Club meetings. Rock armour has been purchased to upgrade erosion hotspots. Short cutting of trails is becoming a serious problem, leads to erosion. Regular working bees have been well supported. Club is hoping to add a ”report a trail'” function to its web page to help target trail maintenance efforts. Continue reading “Club Update 11/8/2020”