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Skelf Bike Park
Date: 2017-04-01

 

SKELF BIKE PARK

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All donations will go towards the upkeep and development of the park. We are currently focusing on building a third mountain bike trails loop, new bikes for people to use, and a community garden.
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Official Opening Party: March 31st


The Skelf Bike Park will officially be opening on March 31st and we’re going to have a little party from 1-4pm. There will be riding, a pump track challenge (with trophy!), talks from inspirational mountain bikers (including Lee Craigie of the Adventure Syndicate), a BBQ (vegetarian options included), live music, and of course bikes. Come on down to see the park and give it a try.

Facebook event here
More information on website here

Help Build The Pump Track: March 8th-10th

Between the 8th and 10th of March, VeloSolutions will be completing the key stage of building the pump track, laying the tarmac surface.

We are looking for a few extra bodies to help with this really labour intensive stage of the job.

For those of you who are keen to help (and are free), this is a chance to actually get stuck in and help build the track under the supervision of pump track-meisters VeloSolutions.

What’s planned: Lots of wheel-barrowing of tarmac, spreading it, smoothing it, laying it

When: Wednesday March 8th, Thursday March 9th and Friday March 10th, from 8-5pm

Where: Meet on site opposite Crags Sports Centre, Edinburgh, EH8 9RY

Let us know when you can help: We have a doodle poll you can fill in to let us know which days/times you can come along

Facebook event here
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Take Care of Your Trails Weekend Volunteering

Every year there is a Take Care of Your Trails weekend ran by Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland. Mountain biking trails all over the country are generally looked after by volunteers so this is a great chance to get involved and give something back.

What’s planned: Easing in the berms, clearing any litter from the opening day (31st March – the day before), some landscaping around the edges of the pump track and skills area and a chance to meet the team – and, importantly, have fun riding the pump track!

When: Saturday 1st April 10am-2pm

Where: Meet on site opposite Crags Sports Centre, Edinburgh, EH8 9RY

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