Saturday Social Ride. New Pine Forest, Howard Springs
Every Saturday afternoon DORC host a social mountain bike ride in different locations around the Darwin area. The aim of these rides is to get all level riders together to enjoy our sport and trails in a friendly supportive environment. These rides can help familiarise you with our local trail networks and to help you meet other like-minded people.
This Saturday 11th May 19, DORC will host the social ride at the New Pine Forest, Howard Springs. We will start the ride at the intersection of Stow Rd and Howard Springs Rd, Howard Springs. Please be at the start point at 4:45pm for a 5:00pm start.
This Saturday we will be doing a partial course preview for the upcomming race to be held on the 12th May ’19. If you haven’t entered in this event, please click here. The ride will be at an easy pace and will be approx 1.5 hours in duration. There will be plenty of breaks along the way to regroup. This Saturday we will concentrate on the route that the race will take through the Stow Rd area. There are some deviations to the normal path followed when riding this area.
You will need a mtb in good working order, a helmet, enclosed footwear, gloves and plenty of water. Also bring along things you may need to keep you going. For example spare tube, tools, pump, etc.
If you wish to have an after ride drink, please byo for this one.
You do not need to be a DORC/MTBA member to participate in these rides. However, for insurance purposes, you will need proof of membership with DORC/MTBA or be prepared to sign a waiver.
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