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XC 7 Postponed to Aug 23!

XC 7 Postponed to Aug 23!

With some showers currently falling and thundershowers forecasted for this evening, Blacksheep has decided to postpone XC 7 to August 23.  We are a bit worried about losing the efforts of our trail builders on the Conveyer Belt section of trail if it gets too wet with a lot of riders on it. So, we are cancelling the Race for the Cheese on Aug 23, and replacing it with XC 7, Pursuit start. Thanks for your understanding all.

Monday Update

Monday Update

Hey fellow Blacksheep! We have a pretty exciting announcement: New Trail Name After much deliberation and a public vote, we finally have a new name for the new trail the Trail Development Committee has worked hard on all summer. The new name is Conveyor Belt! In the poll, we had “The” in the name as well, but we had to remove it so we can fit it on signs. Eventually signs, maps, and course descriptions will be made to include the…

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XC#7 Pursuit: Kinsmen Pursuit Stage 2 — Wednesday August 9

XC#7 Pursuit: Kinsmen Pursuit Stage 2 — Wednesday August 9

Wednesday August 9 is the pursuit race event! In XC#7 the starting order will be determined by the faster rider of XC#6. Everyone else will follow by their time gap behind the XC#6 winner. Everyone outside of a 5 minute gap will race from a mass start. Lambateurs will race with 10 second time gaps behind the preceeding riders with the winner of XC#6 starting first. Registration for the event will start at 6pm and the Lambateurs and Mini-Lambs will…

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XC#6 Pursuit: Shuniah TT Stage 1 — Tuesday August 8

XC#6 Pursuit: Shuniah TT Stage 1 — Tuesday August 8

Happy August-long weekend! For the month of August, we have decided to pursue an idea; XC#6 & XC#7 will be a pursuit-style stage race. XC#6 will be raced as a regular Time Trial event. XC#7, the starting order will be determined by the faster rider of XC#6. Everyone else will follow by their time gap behind the XC#6 winner. Everyone outside of a 5 minute gap will start in a mass start. Lambateurs will race with 10 second time gaps…

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New Events

New Events

We are happy to announce the addition of two events this month! On Saturday August 26 we have added an additional Trail Development Day. We will be on the trails from 10am to 2pm. Closer to the date, we will provide more details on what we are building, and what you should bring! On Tuesday August 29 is a Women’s Only Group Ride. Starting at the Shuniah Mines Entrance from 6:30pm to 8:30pm, we will have a casual, fun ride on the…

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