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Stafford Lake Bike Park Update: Construction in Progress

Construction on the long-awaited Stafford Lake Bike Park in Novato, California is in progress at the moment, and images of massive, shaped mounts of dirt have finally appeared on social media thanks to contractors from IMBA Trail Solutions. Riders have been anticipating updates for months, as news on the progress has been slow to surface, […]

05.18.2015 California Bike Parks Read the full story →
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MBP DIG: Fundraiser for the McLaren Bike Park

Check out Bermstyle on Facebook to see the gallery of photos from last night’s McLaren Bike Park fundraiser: www.facebook.com/Bermstyle Learn more about the park and how you can help make it a reality at http://mclarenbikepark.com

04.27.2015 SF Urban Riders Read the full story →
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McLaren Bike Park DIG Fundraiser

San Francisco’s first ever bike park is close to becoming a reality with $550,000 raised to date; unfortunately it is still not enough to get the project shovel ready. To get over the last hurdle, the McLaren Bike Park founders are hosting an event this Sunday, April 26th. The Goal: raising funds for construction documents — the last pedal stroke […]

04.23.2015 Advocacy Read the full story →
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New Mountain Bike Friendly Multi-Use Trails at Crockett Hills Regional Park

Mountain bike trail options in the East Bay Area just got better. We recently rode miles of bike friendly single track, all less than two months old. AND, it’s not only a bike friendly trail, but designed specifically to enhance the mountain bike experience unlike any other trail to date in the east bay. The biggest shock? […]

03.01.2015 Bicycle Trails Council Read the full story →
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Rise of Enduro Bay Area Premier

The Bicycle Trails Council of the East Bay showed Rise of Enduro last night at the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland. The event featured special guests Mark Weir, Ben Cruz, Marco Osborn, Kyle Warner as well as MTB Pioneer Charlie Kelly who made an appearance. After the screening of the film and a behind the […]

02.12.2015 Bicycle Trails Council Read the full story →
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Rise of Enduro Bay Area Premier at Grand Lake Theatre 2/11/15

The Bicycle Trails Council of the East Bay is holding its annual Fundraiser at the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland on Wednesday February 11 at 7 PM, featuring the Bay Area Premier of The Rise of Enduro, a glimpse at the history of enduro & the 2014 season for the sport’s top athletes filmed in Europe […]

01.18.2015 Bicycle Trails Council Read the full story →
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Access 4 Bikes Outdoor Adventure Film Festival

We’re big fans of any efforts to help build the riding community, especially in Marin County where getting access to trails is a constant struggle. This up and coming weekend, Access 4 Bikes is hosting an Outdoor Adventure Film Festival to raise funds and awareness of their challenges ahead.

10.21.2014 Advocacy Read the full story →
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Scotts Valley Pump Track: First Look

The Santa Cruz pump track scene is blowing up! Construction on the new Scotts Valley pump track is complete, and it is now open to the public, with the official grand opening happening this weekend. MBOSC is hosting the shindig on October 4th, 2014 that will feature a ribbon cutting, demo by local pro riders and raffle prizes. […]

10.02.2014 California Bike Parks Read the full story →
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San Francisco Mountain Bike Festival Returns to McLaren Park

The second McLaren Short Track Challenge was held  Saturday in San Francisco’s McLaren Park. A fundraiser for the McLaren Bike Park Project, the short track cross country event is unique in that it’s the only sanctioned mountain bike race held in the city. In addition to the Short Track, the event included a trials area, box jump […]

09.09.2014 SF Urban Riders Read the full story →
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2014 San Francisco Mountain Bike Festival — Short Track Racing Returns to SF September 6th

San Francisco’s only sanctioned mountain bike race makes its comeback September 6th, with the return of the SF Mountain Bike Festival featuring the headliner event, the McLaren Short Track. The event will be held in SF’s McLaren Park, as the event is a fundraiser for the McLaren Bike Park Project. Besides the short track race, […]

07.29.2014 SF Urban Riders Read the full story →