Design AMBCs next logo and win!

The Adelaide Mountain Bike Club would like to update its look and we’re asking you, the members for your ideas and designs.

 

The updated logo will feature as part of a new website and social media design and be
incorporated into the upcoming release of a 2018 apparel range including Race Jersey, Trail Jersey, Socks, Stickers and Bottles.

 

The winner will receive their choice of Jersey (race or trail), a pair of socks and a water bottle.

 

Entries will be shortlisted by the club committee before the Eagle MTB Park XCO round with members voting on their favourite design.

 

The winning design will be unveiled at the State Championships on 4 th November.
Submit your entries to: ambc.socialmedia@gmail.com by 28th July 2018

 

Crucial design elements:

  • 2 formats required, wide (For headers) and narrow (1:1 aspect for social media).

  • Must feature the words Adelaide Mountain Bike Club (wide format) or AMBC (Narrow).

  • Logo must showcase MTB (No clip art of a roadie crank)

  • Bonus points for elements specific to Adelaide.

Conditions:

  • Entries close 28th July 2018

  • Must be a current AMBC member to enter

  • Logo/design becomes property of AMBC

AMBC Cobbler Creek 4 Hour

Our last 4 hour Enduro race for the year is at Cobbler Creek on the 24th June! With Cobbler’s wide and flowy trail style, we’re looking forward to some fun for everyone. This race is a great opportunity for newer riders to get involved, so come along!
 
Enduro races can be completed Solo, or as a Duo (team of two, relay style). This allows for riders of all skills and abilities to get involved and challenge themselves accordingly!
 
ONLINE REGISTRATION
(Registration will CLOSE at 10am on Saturday 23rd June)
 
Grades:
Self seeding grades apply for these races:
 
SOLO
A Female
A Male
B Female
B Male
C Female
C Male
D Male
Solo Junior (15-17yo)
 
DUO
Junior A Duo (11-17)
Junior B Duo (11-17)
Duo Male
Duo Female
Duo Mixed
 
Confused about how enduro racing works? Head to http://ambc.asn.au/event-info/enduro-series/
 
JUNIORS
We highly encourage junior riders of all abilities and above age 11 to join our races. For all enquiries regarding junior riders please email juniors@ambc.asn.au or read http://ambc.asn.au/juniors/
 
RACE DETAILS
8:15 AM REGO OPEN
9:00 AM START TIME
1:00 PM Course closed– No riders allowed to continue racing, unless already on course.
 
RACE COURSE INFO
The course will use trails only in the Cobbler Creek trail network. The course map will be posted as soon as possible on the event page. This is approximately 10km long and about 35 minutes for elite riders. Times may vary significantly due to track conditions.
 
PARKING
Parking will be directed on race day. The gate to the park will close at 2pm at the latest. After 2pm the gate will be closed.
 
VOLUNTEERS
We need you. These races happen with the good work done by our vollies. If you are available to help set up or pack up or assist with anything else please get in touch with Aurelia Strozik via email: racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au
 
MEMBERSHIP
It is cheaper to race as a club member. To join or renew visit the MTBA website and select Adelaide Mountain Bike Club as your club:https://www.mtba.asn.au/membership/
FREE once-off 8 week trial MTBA memberships are available on the above link.
 
LOCATION
Information about the location can be found in our trails index http://ambc.asn.au/trails/index/, and an interactive map at
https://www.trailforks.com/region/cobbler-creek/
 
If you have any questions, feel free to email committee2018@ambc.asn.au for more information!
 
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AMBC Craigburn Farm 4 Hour

Did you love the Prospect Hill 4 hour or what?! Keen for some trails closer to the city that are perhaps more familiar?! Join us on Sunday the 27th of May for the first round of the AMBC 4 Hour Enduro Series, brought to you by Hammer Nutrition, BD Farm Paris Creek and BikeCorp.

Enduro races can be completed Solo, or as a Duo (team of two, relay style). This allows for riders of all skills and abilities to get involved and challenge themselves accordingly!

ONLINE REGISTRATION
https://online.mtba.asn.au/ERegister.aspx?E=5573
(Registration will CLOSE at 10am on Saturday 26th May)

Grades:
Self seeding grades apply for these races:

SOLO
A Female
A Male
B Female
B Male
C Female
C Male
D Male
Solo Junior (15-17yo)

DUO
Junior A Duo (11-17)
Junior B Duo (11-17)
Duo Male
Duo Female
Duo Mixed

Confused about how enduro racing works? Head to http://ambc.asn.au/event-info/enduro-series/

JUNIORS
We highly encourage junior riders of all abilities and above age 11 to join our races. For all enquiries regarding junior riders please email juniors@ambc.asn.au or read http://ambc.asn.au/juniors/

RACE DETAILS
8:15 AM REGO OPEN
9:00 AM START TIME
1:00 PM Course closed- No riders allowed to continue racing, unless already on course.

RACE COURSE INFO
The course will use trails only in the Craigburn Farm trail network. The course map will be posted as soon as possible on the event page. This is approximately 10km long and about 35 minutes for elite riders. Times may vary significantly due to track conditions.

PARKING
Parking will be directed on race day. The gate to the park will close at 2pm at the latest.

VOLUNTEERS
We need you. These races happen with the good work done by our vollies. If you are available to help set up or pack up or assist with anything else please get in touch with Aurelia Strozik via email: racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au

MEMBERSHIP
It is cheaper to race as a club member. To join or renew visit the MTBA website and select Adelaide Mountain Bike Club as your club:https://www.mtba.asn.au/membership/
FREE once-off 8 week trial MTBA memberships are available on the above link.

LOCATION
Information about the location can be found in our trails index http://ambc.asn.au/trails/index/, and an interactive map at
https://www.trailforks.com/region/sturt-gorge-recreation-park-16420/

If you have any questions, feel free to email committee2018@ambc.asn.au for more information!

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AMBC Prospect Hill 4 Hour

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As we gear up for a big winter, there is no better way to kick it off than to spend 4 hours on the flowing trails of Prospect Hill. Join us on Sunday the 29th of April for the first round of the AMBC 4 Hour Enduro Series, brought to you by Hammer Nutrition, BD Farm Paris Creek and BikeCorp.

Enduro races can be completed Solo, or as a Duo (team of two, relay style). This allows for riders of all skills and abilities to get involved and challenge themselves accordingly!

ONLINE REGISTRATION
https://online.mtba.asn.au/ERegister.aspx?E=5467
(Registration will CLOSE at 10am on Saturday 28th April)

Grades:
Self seeding grades apply for these races:

SOLO
A Female
A Male
B Female
B Male

C Female
C Male
D Male
Solo Junior (15-17yo)

DUO
Junior A Duo (11-17) , Junior B Duo (11-17)
Duo Male
Duo Female
Duo Mixed

Confused about how enduro racing works? Head to http://ambc.asn.au/event-info/enduro-series/

RACE DETAILS
8:15 AM REGO OPEN
9:00 AM START TIME
1:00 PM Course closed- No riders allowed to continue racing, unless already on course.

RACE COURSE INFO
The course will be using the standard enduro loop that we’ve used in past races. This is approximately 10km long and about 35 minutes for elite riders. Times may vary significantly due to track conditions.

PARKING
Parking will be directed on race day.

VOLUNTEERS
We need you. These races happen with the good work done by our vollies. If you are available to help set up or pack up or assist with anything else please get in touch with Aurelia Strozik via email: racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au

MEMBERSHIP
It is cheaper to race as a club member. To join or renew visit the MTBA website and select Adelaide Mountain Bike Club as your club:https://www.mtba.asn.au/membership/
FREE once-off 8 week trial MTBA memberships are available on the above link.
LOCATION
Information about the location can be found in our trails index http://ambc.asn.au/trails/index/, and an interactive map at
https://www.trailforks.com/region/prospect-hill/

If you have any questions, feel free to email committee2018@ambc.asn.au for more information!
Picture Thanks to Tim Loft.

AMBC Summer XC Round 3-Eagle MTB Park

How awesome was the last race at Cobblers? Or did you miss out and are desperate to give it a go? Join us on Sunday the 4th of March for the third round of the AMBC Summer Cross Country Series, at the ever convenient Eagle Mountain Bike Park, for a fast paced XCO race!
 
Our Summer XC racing series aims to include riders of all levels of skill and fitness to mountain biking, using a shortened course.
 
(Registration will CLOSE at 10am on Saturday 3rd March)
 
CATEGORIES:
Self seeded, ability based categories for XC racing. New Category- C grade women! 
 
START WAVES:
A Grade Men: 6 laps
B Grade Men / A Grade Women: 5 laps
C Grade Men / B Grade Women: 4 Laps
D Grade Men 3 laps / New! C Grade Women: 3 laps
Junior A: 3 Laps
Junior B: 2 Laps
 
(*All Junior races to be cancelled if forecast for 34deg or over)
(**All lap counts are subject to change at any time at the race director’s discretion. All entrants will be notified.)
 
RACE DETAILS
8:00 AM REGO OPEN
9:00 AM START TIME
10:30 AM FINISH
(Important!: Race start time is subject to change given heat, to be advised by the Race Director. All entrants will be notified.)
 
LOCATION
Information about the location can be found in our trails index http://ambc.asn.au/trails/index/, and an interactive map at
https://www.trailforks.com/region/eagle-mountain-bike-park/?lat=-34.985508&lon=138.672676&z=15&m=trailforks
 
PARKING
Parking will be directed on race day.
 
RACE COURSE INFO
3.6km Beginner friendly course
50m elevation per lap- (Cobbler’s was 90m!)
10 min lap forA grade riders, 20 min for D grade riders.
 
COURSE SET UP
Course will be set up the day before. If anyone can help please get in touch with the club at racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au
 
VOLUNTEERS
We need you. These races happen with the good work done by our vollies. If you are available to help set up or pack up or assist with anything else please get in touch with Aurelia Strozik via email: racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au
 
MEMBERSHIP
It is cheaper to race as a club member. To join or renew visit the MTBA website and select Adelaide Mountain Bike Club as your club:https://www.mtba.asn.au/membership/
FREE once-off 8 week trial MTBA memberships are available on the above link.
 
If you have any questions, feel free to email committee2018@ambc.asn.au for more information!