LDTR has been nominated for the Dollars for Dirt Community Fund program being offered by Mountain Bikes Direct in the month of February (FEB 1 to Feb 25)!
If you were looking at purchasing something through them in the month of February, make sure you vote for us when you place your order. STARTING TOMORROW, when you place an order through Mountain Bikes Direct, you will have the opportunity to vote for LDTR. If we end up with the most votes at the end of the month, extra fu
Our club forum has been updated to a new host and can now be found at https://forum.lysterfieldmtb.com instead of www.ldtr.org/forum. Please update your bookmark tab. If you are using the Tapatalk app to view the forum, please search for the new forum which has the LDTR logo and a black background instead of the one with a white background and update your forum on the app. Cheers,
LDTR Women’s Social Ride Feb 26th – Lysterfield
We are delighted to offer our first LDTR Women’s Social Ride led by our long-time club member and very experienced rider Helen. This is the first Women’s Social Ride we have coordinated and we would encourage all girls to come along and join us for a very relaxed, very social ride around Lysterfield. Ride at your own pace and the group will pause at each trail junction to meet up. So you can smash out a fast pace then stop for
LDTR have been informed by Parks Victoria that they have recently removed an unofficial mountain bike trail within the park. LDTR would like to remind park users that unofficial trails/building is not tolerated in Lysterfield Park. These types of trails only take up ours and Parks Victoria's time and resources. The standard that these trails are made to is not satisfactory and can cause serious harm to other park visitors. If you are interested in trail building, please atten
A reminder that Dog Pound Trail (Track 17) has piles of soil on some areas of the track. Please ride with caution when riding this track between now and Saturday morning. This trail will also be closed from 8am to 1pm approx on Saturday due to our build.
The February 2017 LDTR Social Ride - You Yangs
When: Saturday 4th February
Time: 7:45am for a 8:00am ride out.
Where: You Yangs MTB Park. Drysdale rd Car park (Stockyards)
Cost: FREE, but you must register here - https://online.mtba.asn.au/ERegister.aspx?E=3538
Technical Rating: Intermediate to advanced. About 35kms with about 450m climbing, and some advanced descending.
Fitness Rating: Intermediate to advanced.
Optional Recreation permit (Social rides). Provides y
Please note that DOG POUND Trail (Track 17) will be closed this Saturday the 21st January from 8am to 1pm (approx) due to our trail build. As this is a one way, fast descent trail, we do not want any riders on track while we are working on it for the safety of all our volunteers. Very clear signage and tape will be across the start of the trail. A detour map is shown for those still wanting to ride to Middle/Humping Hound intersection. There are no excuses for ignoring/not se
First build for 2017! Attend the build to receive good fortune for the rest of your rides throughout the year
Trail Build/Maintenance Day
DATE & TIME: 8:00am, Saturday 21st January 2017
MEETING: Parks Vic Depot (Just above Skills Park)
We will be working on Dog Pound Trail (the one way descent trail) replacing a log drop with rock, improving a jump, narrowing the trail with a lot of mulch, improving drainage the whole way down and also improving the corner whi