2017 Activities – Welcome Will and Mike, TRAIL MAPS, Downhill

2017 Activities – Welcome Will and Mike, TRAIL MAPS, Downhill

This is a bit overdo here, but here’s an update about what’s been going on with your BS exec. The Good: First and foremost, we’d like to extend a thank you to Will Takacs for joining the executive as our Vice President. Our more veteran members may remember Will as being our communications director about 3-4 seasons ago. We’re excited to have you back, and can’t wait to work with you for the soon-approaching season. We’d also like to thank…

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Final 2016 events!

Final 2016 events!

Paul’s been eyeing up his skis with increasing passion every day. The Paul-ski index predicts the annual demise of the cycling season coming up quickly. But before that day comes, we’ve got two final Hoorah’s! TRAIL DEVELOPMENT: 10:00 AM SUNDAY 23 OCTOBER With our insurance issue finally sorted out, we will be running both our first and last trail builds simultaneously this coming Sunday. Let’s make it a great season of building/final build of 2016. Show up at 10 AM…

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2016 Annual General Meeting

2016 Annual General Meeting

The Blacksheep Mountain Bike Club will hold its Annual General Meeting on Monday October 24, 7:00 pm at Confederation College room C239.  All Club members are welcome and encouraged to attend. This is our wrap up meeting to report on Club finances and activities, elect an Executive for the 2017 season, acknowledge feedback, and make some preliminary plans. The Executive is getting fewer in numbers.  Without additional volunteers to step forward, we are limited in improving mountain biking in Thunder Bay. …

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Awards Banquet

Awards Banquet

We had an incredible turn out for our Shuniah Forty Miner! Thanks so much to everyone for coming out, and we’re pumped to do it again next year. Next up is our annual award banqurt, Sunday October 16th. We’ve got the McIntyre Community Center (on Government Road) booked, with the banquet beginning at 6:00. As always, there will be food and entertainment (courtesy of Mark showing us his tap dance routine!) Entertainment that classy comes at a cost of $10,…

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TWO DAYS LEFT TO REGISTER FOR THE FORTY MINER!

TWO DAYS LEFT TO REGISTER FOR THE FORTY MINER!

That’s right, Registration for the Forty Miner ends Thursday at midnight! Have you been sitting on the fence, not sure whether or not to sign up? Maybe this will help you make up your mind: Proceeds from the Forty Miner are going directly to trail development. Have you noticed the new piece of singletrack on Hilltop? There’s lots more potential to build great trails like that within Shuniah, so let’s keep the ball rolling! We’re planning to resume with our…

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