Ottawa Mountain Bike Association

Past Events

Last Thursday Night Ride of the Year 2013

Last Thursday Night Ride of the Year 2013

This coming Thursday, October 24th, 2013 will be the last official OMBA Thursday night ride of the season. The Ottawa Mountain Biking Association weekly group rides take place on the South March Highlands trail network, located in Kanata. The weekly ride is typically broken up into 3 or 4 groups based on a combination of [...]

October 22, 2013 David N Past Events 0

27th October 2013 – OMBA Double Feature Movie Night

27th October 2013 – OMBA Double Feature Movie Night

OMBA presents the Ottawa Double Feature Premiere of SecondBase Films‘ new movie “Arrival” and Anthill Films’ “Not Bad!“   Who: Everyone is invited! Tickets are $10 for OMBA members and $12 for non-OMBA members. Advance tickets are available at Phat Moose Cycles When: Sunday, October 27 at 6:00pm Where: Yuk Yuk’s Ottawa Comedy Club, 292 Elgin [...]

October 6, 2013 David N Past Events 0

OMBA Decathlon Sept 28, 2013

OMBA Decathlon Sept 28, 2013

Thanks to all the volunteers and participants for coming out and making this such a successful event this year. Special thanks to Brian for organizing the event. The weather was perfect and the trails were dry and in great condition.   Trail/Cross Country Event Andy 61 (won 6 events) Greg 59 (won 3 events) Daniel [...]

October 6, 2013 David N Past Events, Photo Galleries, Photo Gallery 0

IMBA Trail Day at Mont Ste. Marie Aug 24, 2013

IMBA Trail Day at Mont Ste. Marie Aug 24, 2013

If you want to learn all about building sustainable mountain bike trails now is your chance. The IMBA Canada Trail Crew will be at Mont Ste. Marie August 24, 2013 If you are interested in coming to this trail day please check for updates on the OMBA Forums for more details and updates   Who: IMBA [...]

August 11, 2013 David N Past Events 0

Deer Drop Bridge Replacement Trail Day August 10, 2013

Deer Drop Bridge Replacement Trail Day August 10, 2013

The morning of August 10, 2013 we braved the mosquitoes and carried in the bridge sections, tools and equipment to replace the Deer Drop Bridge. The original bridge was showing it’s age and was in dire need of repair. The new bridge should last at least another ten years! A big thank you to all the volunteers who came [...]

August 11, 2013 David N Past Events 0

Mountain Equipment Co-op Bikefest Ottawa June 16, 2013

Mountain Equipment Co-op Bikefest Ottawa June 16, 2013

Date: Sunday, 16 June, 2013 Time: From 10:00 am  to 04:00 pm EDT Organizer: MEC Ottawa Price: Free   “We love bikes, and we’re throwing a party in their honour. Come join the fun and connect with your local cycling community. You can try out gear, test ride a new bike, browse exhibitors’ booths, score [...]

June 9, 2013 David N Past Events 0

MTB Chicks Women Only Ride Schedule 2013

MTB Chicks Women Only Ride Schedule 2013

The MTB Chicks is a fun, informal mountain biking group for women of all ages and skill levels. If you would like to ride please email mtbchickottawa@gmail.com for details about the meeting time and route. You can also contact us on Facebook. See the OMBA Calendar and the mtbchicksottawa.ca website for any updates to specific rides.   [...]

May 29, 2013 David N Past Events 0

Bike Demo Day and BBQ in South March, May 18, 2013

Bike Demo Day and BBQ in South March, May 18, 2013

Who: Anyone What: Bike Demo Day at the SMH Trail Head When: May 18, 2013 @ 9:00am – 4:00pm Where: Klondike and 2nd Line (aka K2) entrance to SMH Why: Great opportunity to test ride some new bikes At the moment the following bike shops will be there: Bushtukah Dinardo’s Skis & Wheels Fresh Air [...]

May 14, 2013 David N Past Events 0

Annual Mont Ste. Marie Events and Trail Day

Annual Mont Ste. Marie Events and Trail Day

When: May 18-19th, 2013 (Saturday + Sunday) – Starts at 10am Where: Mont Ste. Marie Ski Hill Who: Everyone! For any one interested in trying Mont Ste Marie on the long weekend we are having our annual long weekend events. Come for the day as we could really use some help and join the ride [...]

May 14, 2013 David N Past Events 0

MTB Chicks Ride #1 – Limerick Forest – Sunday May 5th, 2013 @ 10 am

MTB Chicks Ride #1 –  Limerick Forest – Sunday  May 5th, 2013 @ 10 am

The trails in Limerick forest are in great shape, and if you haven’t ridden out there yet, you are in for a treat! Our loop will be 90% single track with a few connecting trails on double track. Here is a link to the trail map The plan: Meet Sunday May 5th at 9:15 am [...]

April 30, 2013 David N Events, Past Events 0