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WTF Skill Building Mtb Ride with the WTF riders of Metropolis Cycle Repair 7/31
July 31, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us on Saturday, July 31st at the Sandy Ridge trail system for a beginner-friendly mountain bike ride with the WTF riders of Metropolis Cycle Repair. This ride is for the Women, Trans, Femme (WTF) community who want to build their confidence when riding at trail systems like Sandy Ridge. Our focus for this event will be building skills to help you become a more confident rider. Beginner & Advanced Beginner WTF Mountain Bike Riders this event is for you!
The ride will promptly begin at 10 am and conclude by 2 pm. Expect to ride at least 6 miles and climb around 1000 feet. After the ride, the groups will gather back at the parking lot for a hosted BBQ (meat & veggie options available) by Metropolis Cycle Repair. Adult beverages from Hopworks will be available for those age-appropriate.
Be ready to roll with your bike and gear at 10 am
The Sandy Ridge Trail System is located at 62700 E Barlow Trail Rd, Brightwood, OR 97011.
What to bring:
Layers – this is Oregon, ride will happen rain or shine!
Minimum 1 – 2 liters of water in bottles or better yet a Hydration Pack.
Snacks – easy to eat & for you to digest.
The WTF riders of Metropolis Cycle Repair are a community of cyclists who like to get rad on their bikes. Whether it is racing, riding the road, or shredding the dirt, Jo, Petra, Erin, Jodi and Janelle will bring the fun. Learn more about Metropolis Cycle Repair.
Northwest Trail Alliance is the local trail stewardship and advocacy group that cares for the trails at Sandy Ridge in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management. Our mission is to advocate for new trails, to protect, improve & build sustainable mountain bike trails, and to create recreation opportunities for mountain biking. Join us! Find out more at nw-trail.org
For the safety of the instructors & participants, we are limiting the total number for this event to 20. Preregistration is required. SIGN UP HERE.
Once you’ve completed the registration please sign the waiver HERE.
Have questions? Email [email protected]
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