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Trail Development Day — Saturday August 26

Trail Development Day — Saturday August 26

If you’re looking for something to do before the Mayweather/McGreggor fight this Saturday August 23, join us in building some awesome trail! From 10am to 2pm, we will meet at the Shuniah Mines Entrance and will proceed to work on the Snakes and Ladders extension. We will be building some features including advanced rock lines and more technical trail, so this would be an amazing opporutnity to learn what makes a trail technical. It’s an even more incrediable opportunity to…

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Monday Update

Monday Update

The Blacksheep want to give a huge thank you to Catalyst Coaching and SportLab and to the athletes that taught in the skills clinic last week! The event was a huge success, and we look forward to seeing more skills clinics within the club in the future. Additionally, some of our flock was out racing abroad this past weekend. Congratulations to the Hamms who competed in the Cuyuna Crusher on Sunday August 20! Emile Hamm finished 14th in the Elite…

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Sponsor Saturday — Q&A with Fresh Air

Sponsor Saturday — Q&A with Fresh Air

Get to Know Fresh Air — Sponsor Q&A We love our sponsors, and without them, Blacksheep wouldn’t be able to do what it does today. This week, we got in touch with Fresh Air and spoke to the owners, Jeff Pylypchuk and Pete Tofinetti. Here is what they have to say. When did Fresh Air first open in Thunder Bay? Fresh Air as its known today, combining the old Cyclepath/Static and Fresh Air Experience has been in business for over…

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Skills Clinics Presented by Catalyst Coaching and SportLab

Skills Clinics Presented by Catalyst Coaching and SportLab

If you’ve ever wanted to check out mountain biking skills clinics and group rides, this is definitely an event you do not want to miss! Catalyst Coaching and SportLab will be hosting TWO days of events that include skills development and group ride fun. Catalyst’s athletes who will be sharing their knowledge and experience are: in town from British Columbia, Jena Greaser and Dylan Bailey, and Thunder Bay’s own, local superstars, Keith Ailey and Chris Mitchell. All events will start in Kinsmen Park. As always, you…

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Group Ride — Sunday August 13

Group Ride — Sunday August 13

While the weather continues to toy with our emotions, we are still looking for the upcoming group ride! On Sunday August 13, starting at the Shuniah Mines entrance, we will be taking off on a casual, fun ride on the trails the Trail Development Committee have been tirelessly working on. The ride starts at 6pm and ends at 8pm. You must be a Blacksheep member to participate in this event. To become a member follow the link here:  http://blacksheepmtb.com/membership/. If…

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