Fat Bike Loppet – Sunday March 4

Fat Bike Loppet – Sunday March 4

Call it wishful thinking, but as we slowly defrost into March, we are going to kick off the month with the Sleeping Giant Fatbike Loppet! The minimum tire width for this event is 3.8″. Contact one of our local bikeshops if you need a hand getting sized up, or if you want to rent a fat bike for this event! Check-in is at 9am, and race starts at 10am. We meet at the Sleeping Giant Provincial Park, Rita Lake parking…

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Monday Update

Monday Update

Happy Monday fellow Blacksheep! We have a couple exciting announcements this week! First, we would like to thank Krista Bullock for stepping us to take on the role as XC Director this season! She and a team of volunteers will be running the XC Series this season. Keep your eyes peeled for 2018’s schedule, which we hope to have out very soon. Second, just a quick reminder about the Trowbridge Forest Recreation Master Plan Symposium this Saturday December 16 at…

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Monday Update

Monday Update

Hey Blacksheep! As we enter into the last month of 2017, we are looking ahead and are preparing for the new year! On Saturday December 16 at the Prince Arthur Hotel – Dawson Room, join us and Tourism Thunder Bay for the Trowbridge Forest Recreation Master Plan Symposium. The event will be from 7pm to 10pm. Here is the run down for the evening: 7:00pm to 7:25pm – Symposium 7:25pm to 7:35pm – Opening Remarks Mark Maranzan, Trail Development Chair…

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Monday Update

Monday Update

Hey Blacksheep, We are itching to start planning for the 2018’s season schedule, and we want to include a full XC series in it. However, we need an XC Director to oversee it. If there is no XC Director, the 2018 XC Series will either be shortened or cancelled. Vacancy: XC Director If you have wanted to have your input count in race courses, help develop Thunder Bay’s XC racing community, or help contribute to the Blacksheep community, now is…

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Monday Update

Monday Update

Hey Blacksheep! Our final event has come and gone, and the entire 2017 Blacksheep Board of Directors would like to thank everyone for taking part in this past season. Without you, we would not have been able to the amazing season that we had. We hope that everyone enjoys the off-season, hops onto a fatbike or a set of skis, and enjoys the winter months! In the meantime, the newly elected Board of Directors will be busy planning for Blacksheep’s…

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