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Jersey Order - Get yours now!

We have a jersey order open with Champion Systems from April 1st to April 22nd. Jerseys available are XC, DH and Trail Tee (Tshirt in Jersey material). https://aucustom.champ-sys.com/teamstore/?LDTR2017JERSEYORDER Size chart - http://www.champ-sys.com.au/size-charts-all/ Cost - XC $85, XC long sleeve $99, DH $89, trail Tee $79 Forum link: https://forum.lysterfieldmtb.com/index.php/topic,1969.0.html

LDTR Women's Social Ride - APRIL 2017

LDTR Women’s Social Ride Sunday April 30th – Lysterfield Park It’s back on! After the roaring success of our first LDTR Women’s Social Ride, Helen is jumping up and down with excitement to make this happen again. Helen, Zoe and Jen will again join forces to take us for a very relaxed, very social ride around Lysterfield. We encourage all girls to come and join us. Ride at your own pace and we’ll meet up regularly - so we’d love you to join us, whether you want to set some cracking times, or would rather have a great chat along the way with some new riding mates. Exact route will be chosen to suit the riders present, but this is ideally suited to someone who would normally ride the trai

Changed times for this Friday's FFLL Race

Due to fading light, this Friday's race (24th March) will have different start times. On the day rego now opens at 5:00pm The race starts at 6:00 pm and will finish by 7:30pm Round 3: 24 March - https://online.mtba.asn.au/ERegister.aspx?E=3566 Friday Fun & Lazy Loops @ Lysty 2017 Summer Series (And Autumn) FFLL is a low key, no frills event, with basic timing and fun prizes for random participation. Lazy loops is for any level of rider, with a long or short loop available. Very basic timing will be available on the night.This is NOT a serious race. It is a fun Friday night out at the park, with a social emphasis. Round 3: 24 March - https://online.mtba.asn.au/ERegister.aspx?E=3566 On the da

Trail Build Training Day

DATE & TIME: 8:30am, Saturday 18th March 2017 MEETING: Parks Vic Depot (Just above Skills Park) WORKS: Trailscapes (professional trail builders) will spend the morning teaching and instructing us on how to correctly carry out maintenance and build using hand tools. This build is still free and available to anyone who wants to help volunteer. We will be gaining knowledge on how to build berms, drains, grade reversals etc in certain areas around the park. If you have ever wanted to learn some techniques or understand more about the standards around trail building, this day may be of interest to you. The maintenance we will be carrying out will still be of benefit to the park. Trails:

LDTR Hoodie Design Winner

Congratulations to David Bertovic on winning the design competition for the volunteer trail build tshirts. An LDTR hoodie or a prize of equivilent value will be sent to you when possible. We look forward to including some of the design into the tshirts. Thanks to all who sent us designs, we have plenty of art to work with to create an awesome tshirt now!

Planned Burns CURRENTLY being carried out

Please respect the changed trail conditions and stay safe and alert if you are out in the park today. Your respect towards these authorities sets the standard for the rest of the riding community at Lysterfield. To stay updated on changed trail conditions please see out TRAIL CONDITIONS PAGE

Planned Burns - Please be aware

Please be aware that conditions dependent Parks Victoria will be conducting planned burns east of Logan park drive as of tomorrow, this may continue over the weekend. No MTB trails are effected but be aware of increased smoke and vehicle activity.

LDTR SKILLS - Check this out!!

LDTR are now providing Mountain bike skills session by qualified MTB instructors. Each instructor is certified by MTBA and PMBIA (Professional Mountain Bike Instructor Association). We will be offering MTB skills for Beginners and Intermediate riders: • Beginner riders will learn the very basics of riding a mountain bike, covering skills like body position, braking, use of gears and visual skills. • Intermediate riders will go back and cover the basics of mountain biking which will give a good foundation to then explore skills such as cornering, climbing, pressure control and timing/Coordination. Each lesson runs for two hours, and is run from the Lysterfield Visitors centre at Lyste

Our First Women's Social Ride Pics & Summary

We had a great turnout for our first ever Women's social ride on the 26th of February 2017. ​ Helen (long time club member), along with a a few other female leaders, led a few groups of women (ranging from beginners to intermediate riders) around the mountain bike tracks at Lysterfield Park. ​ ​ The feedback recieved from the ride was incredibly positive, with many happy and supportive comments on our social media posts. We look forward to hopefully offering more of these in the near future and improving our prescence in supporting women in mountain biking. ​ ​ Thanks to Helen, Mike and everyone else who sent us photos from the day and all those who helped make this happen.

FFLL 10 March - Hawaiian Themed!

Our next fun, social and low key Friday night mountain bike race is the 10th of March!! This one is Hawaiian themed! We want to see everyone dressed up in something Hawaiian. BBQ thanks to the Narre Warren North Scouts and ALSO A COFFEE VAN thanks to Red Hot Coffee ALL THE EVENT INFO HERE: https://www.facebook.com/events/1892468287707050/ Prizes will be given away randomly to those who dress up. Get creative! We want to get the Hawaiian vibes going for what is sure to be a fun night (we have some surprises planned). P.S. - Dress up with effort. E.g. - Griff the goat in the pic below is a good starting point!

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