Archive for April, 2011:

Expansion Plans for Gisburn Forest

Expansion Plans for Gisburn Forest

Jon Swift
Ambitious plans are being drawn up to significantly improve visitor facilities at Gisburn Forest. The popularity of the trails has meant the existing car park has...
Hope XC Race Series 2011 Launches

Hope XC Race Series 2011 Launches

Jon Swift
Following the resounding success of 2010 the team have drawn on the massive rider and sponsor support and are back for 4 dates in 2011: 5th June, 24th July, 21st...
MTB Commissaire Course

MTB Commissaire Course

Jon Swift
Brownbacks have been approached by British Cycling in an attempt to get more people qualified to support race events across the Northwest. If you’re involved...
Lee Quarry Update

Lee Quarry Update

Jon Swift
Lee Quarry is too dry, not a common complaint but ironically the case when we were repairing trails last Sunday. A good turn out of people including a fair contingent...
Lee Quarry Repair Dig Day

Lee Quarry Repair Dig Day

dpadmin
For those of you desperate to get up to Lee Quarry and build trails there’s a dig day planned for Sunday the 17th of April. Meeting at 10am in the quarry (you...
Gisburn Repairs Updates

Gisburn Repairs Updates

Jon Swift
Martin Colledge writes “Repairs to the8 bike trail at Herd Hill, on the approach to Whelp Stone Crag, are ahead of schedule. Trail should be re-opened in a...
PMBA First Aid Course

PMBA First Aid Course

Jon Swift
PMBA has held it’s first training course. Fourteen volunteer trail builders and riders took part in an intensive two first aid course geared specifically to...
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