Dear Members, As we announced in September, our annual general meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 18, at 7 p.m. Because of COVID, we’ll be hosting it on Zoom, so you’ll be able to attend from the comfort of your own home. We’ll let you know what we’ve been up to the last year, what we’re working on going forward, and the results of this year’s member survey. We’ll send out another [...]
The Revelstoke Cycling Association Fiver series resumes this week with a cross-country race this Wednesday, Sept. 11. This weeks race starts at Griffith Creek and ends at the Tantrum North trailhead. Registration is at 5:30 p.m. and the race starts at 6 p.m. You can find all the details here: http://bikerevelstoke.org/xc-race-series/ On Saturday, the second annual Revelstoke Women's Enduro takes place. More than 100 women will be racing all over Macpherson and Boulder, [...]
It's that time of year. The first Tantrum Ride Co. Enduro Fiver race of the year is set for this coming Wednesday, May 15. Below is a link to sign up and to get your name on the list. It might sell out, so please pre-sign up and that makes on the day sign-in much faster! Start/Finish: Griffith Parking Lot Time: Sign-in between 5.30pm - 6.15pm Start: When ever you sign in and grab [...]
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On August 27th, the Kamloops and Area Chapter - MS Society will be hosting an all-new cycling event: the MS Bike-Mountain! This event consists of beginner-to intermediate double and single track trails through the “fast, flowy, fun” terrain of Kenna Cartwright Park. In a choose-your-own-adventure style, teams will determine their own course on the well-defined trails to reach the most checkpoints in the best time. Best of all, this event benefits multiple [...]
Get your lights charged up for tomorrow evening's XC Race #6 which is brought to you by Arrow Helicopters. The course has not yet been made available but rest assured it will be fun riding with some friendly competition as always! Registration starts at 6:30pm - check back for more details. Click here to check out the results from the last race that was held on Sep. 16.
Wednesday Night XC Racing presented by Arrow Helicopters is back! New this season we are holding a three race fall series. All the races will be run in the dark – lights are mandatory! The days may be getting shorter but that doesn’t mean we stop riding – if you have never tried racing at night it makes every trail seem brand new! The first race is September 16th at 7 pm [...]
Mt. Revelstoke Steamer Hill Climb - Saturday, Sept. 12 - 4 pm Registration closes Friday night on zone4.ca. Thanks to our presenting sponsor the 112 Restaurant as well as Flowt, La Baguette and The Modern for product donation. 112 Granfondo - Sunday, Sept. 13 - 10 am The last event in our road twoonie series this group ride will take riders out and back on Hwy 23N. Flowt DH Twoonie Series [...]
The next race in the Flowt Bikes DH series takes place on Sunday, September 13 on the ever popular Rednecks Revenge! Registration starts at 10:30am in the main Boulder Parking lot. Click here for more details. Make sure you have your RCA membership and Cycling BC insurance card. Can't wait to see you there! This is one of the many great cycling events taking place on BikeFest weekend. We are short on volunteers for this [...]
Bidding starts at only $1200 for one entry to this year's Thompson Okanagan Single Track Six (full price is $1850). If you or anybody you know is considering entering then don't miss this great opportunity to save some money and support the RCA too. The race is from July 26 until July 31. This auction ends on July 12 at 6pm (PST) See the auction in the sidebar to bid.
On June 28, four brave souls came out to our final volunteer trail maintenance session for the early season despite the heat. We re-built the A-frame structure on Tantrum close to the Super Happy Fun trail intersection. It was a fun little project to work on. The A-frame is now 3 feet wide and we are hoping that more riders will try out this super fun feature. We got to witness the first person [...]
The Spring session of XC Races, hosted by Arrow Helicopters, concluded last week with a challenging circuit on the trails at RMR. The evening's overall winner was Seth Van Varseveld, seen above exiting the North Loop from Fault Line, he completed the circuit in 49:12. Kellen Viznaugh led the race up until a flat tire took him out of contention for the podium. Brendan MacIntosh traded places with Van Varseveld on the final [...]
The second race of the season in the RCA DH Toonie Series, presented by FLOWT Bikes and Skis, is now in the books and Loggin' Leftovers gave up some smokin' times. In the women's race Lindsey Corrigan beat out overall series leader Nadine Overwater to take her first win of the season with a speedy time of 3:25.49. For the men, overall series leader Stuart Dickson took his second win of the [...]
If you've been wondering about the results from this Arrow Helicopters XC Race that took place back on June 3rd, here they are! Sorry for the delay in getting you all the details. The event was well attended and featured the endurance format that requires riders to ride as many laps as the can muster within a predetermined amount of time. The race organizer, Bart Jarmula, planned a course that allowed the [...]