Mountain biking

2017 June Sp’aka’us 50 Inaugrual XC Bike Race

Saturday, June 7th featured a brand new event in Squamish, the Sp’akw’us 50 Marathon Mountain Bike Race and BC Provincial XCM Championships. Sp’akw’us means Bald Eagle in the Squamish Nation language, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, and is an acknowledgement of the event being hosted in the Squamish nations traditional territory. A big shout out to Dwayne Kress for leading the charge on… Read the rest “2017 June Sp’aka’us 50 Inaugrual XC Bike Race”

2016 May Gearjammer – Squamish

The final edition of the GearJammer is a 52 kilometer point-to-point cross-country mountain bike race that started near Alice Lake, and finished in Rose Park near downtown Squamish, BC. The mostly single-track course comprises some of the most challenging cross country single-track in the area and is one of the Test of Metal events. Local rider, Quinn Moberg won the… Read the rest “2016 May Gearjammer – Squamish”

2016 April Sunshine Coaster – Sechelt

The last day in April was a beautiful west-coast day with high temperates in the low 20’s and a cool breeze.  This years edition of the Sunshine Coaster cross-country mountain bike race was setup on a new course just west of Sechelt. The organizers did a great job laying out a beautiful and varied course.  The race offered two options,… Read the rest “2016 April Sunshine Coaster – Sechelt”

Upcoming Events : JABR

The fifth annual JABR (Just Another Bike Race) takes place Saturday, August 16th.  This year’s event will be combined with the Mountain Bike Marathon National Championships (XCM).  The JABR course will be slightly longer than in past years, approximately 40 km, and the course will be further extended for elite riders participating in the marathon national championship (about 60km).  The… Read the rest “Upcoming Events : JABR”