Loggin’ Leftovers DH Race on Sunday, June 14!

By |2015-06-10T23:05:55-08:00June 10th, 2015|DH Event, MTB events, MTB trails|

It's time for another RCA DH Toonie Series race presented by Flowt Bikes.  Race # 2 gets under way Sunday, June 14th on Loggin' Leftovers!  It looks like conditions will be just like our spring, dry and dusty.  Registration is from 11 to 11:30 in the new Boulder parking lot just after the Jordan River Bridge on the Boulder FSR.  Whether racing, volunteering or spectating be sure to come enjoy the action. Don't forget: proof of RCA and [...]

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Builder Film Premiere & Fundraiser – Thurs. June 11

By |2015-06-10T07:47:21-08:00June 10th, 2015|MTB events, News|

Coming up this Thursday is a wonderful opportunity to support the Martha Creek Makeover fundraising effort to repair the Martha Creek trail. It's also a convenient time to purchase your RCA Membership if you haven't already! Builder MTB Film Premiere at The Roxy Theatre Thursday, June 11 6:30pm - All Ages - $15 8:30pm - 19+ - $20 Tickets available at Skookum Cycle and Ski Pre-Film Pizza Buffet from 4:30 - 7pm at [...]

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XC Race #3 presented by Arrow Helicopters – June 3rd

By |2015-06-01T07:49:41-08:00June 1st, 2015|MTB events, News|

Wednesday Night XC Racing presented by Arrow Helicopters continues with the third race of the season on June 3rd. The race starts at 7 pm but please come 30-45 minutes early to register. Don’t forget your number plate if you have one from previous races. Please bring your Cycling BC card to the race with you please if this is your first race of the season. This course will be another familiar [...]

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Arrow Helicopters XC Race#2 Results Are Posted

By |2015-05-22T11:24:47-08:00May 22nd, 2015|MTB events, News, XC Event|

Wednesday night's race was pedalling punishment to the participants with two grinding climbs which left the riders on shaky legs for the two fast and fun descents. The women were well represented with ten riders competing and in the men's field fifteen cyclists charged around the course. Click here for detailed results.   Jeff Ferguson and Chris Argue: Pre-race strategizing or trash-talking?  The race began with a short climb up Beaver Lake [...]

There’s a Bike Race Tonight! XC Race #2

By |2015-05-20T07:57:58-08:00May 20th, 2015|MTB events, News, XC Event|

Come out and challenge this youthful bunch of strong riders at the Arrow Helicopters XC Race #2! Or you can challenge yourself and see how quickly you can descend Dusty Beaver. Be sure to be at the Griffith Creek FSR junction with Beaver Lake Road at Macpherson before 6:45pm. Click here for all the details.  

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Arrow Helicopters XC Race #1 – RESULTS

By |2015-05-07T10:44:21-08:00May 7th, 2015|MTB events, XC Event|

Thanks to all 21 racers in attendance last night at the first Arrow Helicopters XC race of the season! The weather cooperated and although the light was fading fast all the riders made it across the finish before the sun was set. The 12km race opened with a solid sprint off the line down the forest service road which helped spread things out but more than a few riders over extended themselves in the [...]

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Wednesday Night XC Racing presented by Arrow Helicopters

By |2015-05-05T08:52:08-08:00May 5th, 2015|MTB events, News|

Wednesday Night XC Racing presented by Arrow Helicopters kicks off the season with the first race of the series tomorrow on Wednesday, May 6th.  The race starts at 6:30pm but please come 30 minutes early to register. All racers need to have Cycling BC coverage. Please bring your Cycling BC card to the race with you please. If you are new to Cycling BC you can purchase your Cycling BC membership for half [...]

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BCTS Open House Mar. 11&12 – re: Mt. Macpherson logging

By |2015-03-07T14:05:50-08:00March 7th, 2015|MTB events, MTB trails, News|

BC Timber Sales is hosting an Open House on March 11th & 12th from 9am until 4pm at the Front Counter BC office located at 1761 Big Eddy Road. It is an opportunity to learn about the history of the Mt. Macpherson area as well as the future development planned by BCTS. Staff will be on hand to answer questions about future harvest plans for the area. Please take a moment to stop in and [...]

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Final Standings for the Arrow Helicopters XC Race Series

By |2014-12-11T12:40:38-08:00December 11th, 2014|MTB events, News, XC Event|

Men's Overall Standings Women's Overall Standings Our 2014 season was composed of 6 races with 66 participants. Highlights of the season included sightings of world cup level racers on both the men's and women's sides, as well as our first enduro and first night race. Congratulations to the following riders who finished on the podium: Men: 1. Kellen Viznaugh 2. Seth van Varseveld 3. Brendan Macintosh Women: 1. Emily Unterberger 2. Meghan [...]

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Phantom Fest 2014 Recap and Year End Prizes

By |2014-10-27T18:47:16-08:00October 27th, 2014|Action!, MTB events, News, Photos|

Phantom Fest has come and gone for another year. A dozen participants came out for a poker ride through the MacPherson trail system and a chance to show off their Halloween costumes. The weather was about as good as we could have hoped for with no rain and pleasant temperatures. Jenna Knight had the best poker hand by collecting a flush. Bricklin Koop was voted best costume for his stegasaurus impersonation. Prizes [...]

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Frigid Fingers on Ultimate Frisby – Final DH Race of 2014

By |2014-10-16T10:34:16-08:00October 16th, 2014|DH Event, MTB events, News|

The much anticipated final race of the RCA DH Toonie Series, presented by Flowt, is coming up this weekend.  On Sunday, October 19th riders will test themselves on Ultimate Frisby, a long and relentless track that can always be a little interesting with the weather this time of year!  Overall series winners will be decided and all the rivalries that developed throughout the season will finally be put to rest.  So everyone [...]

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XC Race #6 This Week – Wed. Sept. 17

By |2014-09-15T07:58:41-08:00September 15th, 2014|MTB events, MTB trails, News, XC Event|

The sixth race of the Arrow Helicopters XC race series is scheduled for Wednesday September 17th! Although this is the final race that will count towards the series standings we are planning to hold one more fun XC event (with series prizing given out) on October 1st. XC racing in September is a brand new feature of the Arrow Helicopters XC series. With a start time of 7 pm you will require [...]

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BC Enduro Race at Macpherson on Sat. Sep. 13 and Boulder on Sun. Sep. 14

By |2014-09-13T10:51:55-08:00September 13th, 2014|MTB events, MTB trails|

Just a reminder that there will be racers on the trails today and tomorrow for the final race of the BC Enduro Series. All trails remain open but please respect the racers as well as the signage and course flagging. On Saturday the racers will be on course (Macpherson Trails) between 11am and 4pm and on Sunday (Boulder Trails with a start down Ultimate Frisby) between 10am and 3pm. If you are shuttling [...]

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