Mountain Biking is one of the core activities of B&DCC with many of our members having this as their favoured discipline , this page has more detail about our activities out on the trails
The Club MTB Secretary is Craig "The Badger" Devonshire, an enthusiastic rider who has crammed plenty of MTB activity into his first few years in the sport including XC racing, 24hr Enduros and leading regular trail centre & Peak rides
Craig can be contacted via e-mail at craigdevonshire "at" sky.com
Craigs mobile number can be accessed by registered website members through his profile page here
We Currently have a programme of regular tuesday night mountain bike rides all around the district.
The thrill of off road nighttime riding will easily beat any of Nintendo's brain training excercises for keeping you sharp
Full details of start locations & times can be found in the Calendar section
at this time of year we strongly recommend that you equip yourself with the following equipment on our rides:-
a fully functioning mountain bike , rigid , hardtail or full suss (you decide , we arent bike snobs)A helmet , a pump & spare inner tube
Outside the summer months you will need Strong lights front & rear - its dark in them woods
Enough loose change for a pint in the pub after the ride !!
B&DCC run regular(ish) trips to trail centres further afield
These include, Dalby Forest,Cannock Chase,Peak District,Lake District and very occasionally Wales & Scotland
A real chance to extend your MTB legs and share the travel costs with a bunch of like minded individuals , read more about the completed rides in the blog section and keep an eye open for what is coming up in the calendar & forum