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. They are also a great opportunity to meet other like-minded people.
This Saturday 12th October ’19, DORC will host the social ride/race preview at the Stow Road section of New Pine Forest, Howard Springs. We will doing a few laps of the Mystery pairs race course which, is approximately 4.6k’s long. Whether you are doing the race on Sunday or not, everybody is welcome.
|Location||New Pine Forest, Stow Rd|
|Meeting point||Stow Road and Howard Springs Rd Intersection.|
|Date||Saturday 12th Oct|
|Time||4:45 pm for a 5:00 pm start|
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.
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.
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.
For more information, check our Social Rides page