[19 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Kids Clinic 8/23 & Kids Camp 8/27 @ Mountain Creek

KIDS TRAX CLINIC – TUESDAY, AUGUST 23rd
Trax Kids Clinic is for beginner groms looking to test out biking on the smooth flowy dirt of our Trax course and get some tips from our Bike Park coaches.
For Ages 2-12
Learn more HERE

KIDS CAMP – SATURDAY, AUGUST 27th
Our Kids Camp is a great way to get your little ripper acquainted with the
fundamental mountain bike skills that will increase their confidence
and ability to have more fun on their bikes!
Taught by Kathi Krause, 3x Masters World Champ!
Ages 6-9, Half Day : 10am-1pm
Ages 10-15, Full Day …

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[19 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Kids Clinic 8/23 & Kids Camp 8/27 @ Mountain Creek

KIDS TRAX CLINIC – TUESDAY, AUGUST 23rd
Trax Kids Clinic is for beginner groms looking to test out biking on the smooth flowy dirt of our Trax course and get some tips from our Bike Park coaches.
For Ages 2-12
Learn more HERE

KIDS CAMP – SATURDAY, AUGUST 27th
Our Kids Camp is a great way to get your little ripper acquainted with the
fundamental mountain bike skills that will increase their confidence
and ability to have more fun on their bikes!
Taught by Kathi Krause, 3x Masters World Champ!
Ages 6-9, Half Day : 10am-1pm
Ages 10-15, Full Day …

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[8 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Deloitte IMPACT Corporate Volunteer Service Day @ Highbridge Park

Deloitte IMPACT Corporate Volunteer Service Day Recap
On a cool morning in early June, 32 volunteers from Deloitte and NYCMTB gathered at the Highbridge trailhead and pulled together a fantastic demonstration of teamwork to complete some outstanding maintenance projects. With great prizes on the line from REI, the teams battled it out for the win during one of the most memorable corporate work days we’ve ever hosted.

NYCMTB’s Ourtdoorfest activation was scheduled for the following morning, and with many trails still blocked by debris from recently fallen trees, the task …

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[8 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
NYCMTB hits central park with TFK and CLIF Bar

On Saturday, June 18, Clifbar,Trips for Kids Metro NY, and NYCMTB volunteers guided over 300 participants through a modular mountain bike skills course and pumptrack in central park during NYC Parks’ annual Adventures NYC event in Central Park.
The professionally built course, funded by CLIF Bar, was built by Highland Mountain Bike Park. Mark Hayes of Highland personally came down to the city to observe the deployment and operation of the course in order to gain valuable feedback about how these tracks work in various event settings, and was …

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[8 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Highbridge Flow Jam @ Highbridge Park Kicks off Outdoorfest NYC 2016

Highbridge Flow Jam Kicks off Outdoorfest NYC 2016
NYCMTB/IMBA participated in this citywide event in early June, with an activation at Highbridge Bike Park on the 11th with BMX and MTB skills clinics, bike demos and guided rides.

NYCMTB Board Member Al Cayne led an hour-long class on pumptrack and BMX fundamentals, and each of the twenty participants got a chance to test out their new skills on the newly built pumptracks on demo BMX bikes provided by event sponsors,Sugar Cayne Bike Fest, and Brooklyn Bike Park.

Following the …

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[8 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
George Washington High School Mountain Bike Program @ Highbridge Park Completes Second Season

Now in its second year, the GWHS Mountain bike club hosted seven riders in a five week skills camp taught by Kathi Krause from Dirt Rock and Root Training. In each of the five two-hour classes, the students learned and practiced a core curriculum of basic mountain bike skills in the demo area, and then applied these new skills out on the trails and pumptracks at Highbridge. The program was funded through a grant from Northern Manhattan Fellowship, and was produced in partnership with Catholic Charities and NYCMTB volunteers.
Northern Manhattan …