The Chestermere Family Bike Park is opening in May [weather permitting], and YYCMTB will be there to help you learn how to ride it or build new skills! New for 2017 – Ladies Only Sessions YYCMTB is pleased to welcome IMBA certified coach Stephanie Nychka to the crew! Stephanie will be offering sessions for riders of all ages and experience levels most Tuesday nights, and we’ve got some ladies-only full-day sessions planned for the season. Stephanie brings a real depth of […]
Most of us dream about riding lines like this. Matt Jones makes it look easy on his Banshee Amp… If you want to get an Amp, Smack Cycles in Bragg Creek can hook you up. If you want to ride like Matt, YYCMTB can help you get started.
I’m starting to wonder if Mother Nature doesn’t want us to have fun… The Chestermere Bike Park is still closed until things dry out and they can do some repair work. YYCMTB has Bike Park sessions on Aug. 16, 23 and 30, assuming the park is open. Wish for warm and dry weather…
The Calgary area has been hit with an entire year’s worth of rain in July, according to Environment Canada. This means the Chestermere bike park has been wet for most of the month, and has suffered a fair bit of damage. The jumps are going to be closed for repairs for the next week, which means we can’t do the Aug. 2 sessions for kids and adults. YYCMTB sessions are still scheduled for Aug. 9, 16, 23 and 30, assuming the […]
Learn to Ride the Skills Park Being able to ride trail features like jumps, berms and rollers is a great skill to have when mountain biking anywhere, and gives you a great base for when you’re heading to bigger bike parks in places like Silver Star and Whistler. As more trails like Merlin View and 7-27 get built in the Calgary area, those skills are going to be more and more important to have. In 2017, YYCMTB is offering the Bike […]