Ottawa Mountain Bike Association

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Mont Ste-Marie Festival of Colors, Oct 6-7, 2012

Mont Ste-Marie Festival of Colors, Oct 6-7, 2012

The annual Mont Ste-Marie Festival of Colors will be on October 6 and 7th this year. The lifts will be running from 10am to 4pm. An all day lift pass for mountain biking will cost only $15 (plus tax).  For more details visit the Mont Ste-Marie Festival of Colors  web page. Come out and see [...]

September 25, 2012 admin Past Events

MTB Chicks Ride #5 – Camp Fortune Saturday Sept 8 at 9:30 am

MTB Chicks Ride #5 – Camp Fortune Saturday Sept 8 at 9:30 am

This will be another technical ride which also includes significant hill climbs. If you have only been riding on greenbelt trails, this ride will be too challenging for you. If you are fairly comfortable in SMH, then you will probably really enjoy this trail network. If you typically ride in the Gatineau Park network, you [...]

August 27, 2012 admin Past Events

MTB Chicks Ride #4 – Sunday August 19th in SMH

MTB Chicks Ride #4 – Sunday August 19th in SMH

This will be our most technical ride of the season.  The group will be split into two skill levels (or three depending on numbers) to ensure we have smaller groups (5-6 riders) with similar skill levels. As always, it will be a no-drop ride so all women that are low-intermediate or higher skill levels are [...]

July 26, 2012 admin Past Events

OMBA Decathlon – Saturday, September 22, 2012 @ Camp Fortune

OMBA Decathlon – Saturday, September 22, 2012  @ Camp Fortune

We are pleased to announce that the OMBA Decathlon will take place at Camp Fortune on Saturday, September 22, 2012.  10 short but fun events in one day, such as a climb, a descent, trail race, pumptrack, sprint, etc. The plan is to have a trail decathlon for people who do not DH (nothing dangerous [...]

July 1, 2012 admin Past Events

MTB Chick Ride #3 Saturday July 7th – Gatineau Park

MTB Chick Ride #3 Saturday July 7th – Gatineau Park

  The plan for this ride is to split into two different groups (faster and slower) since our numbers seem to be around 10 each time.  This way, if you are feeling intimidated by the hills in Gatineau, or have never gone riding there, you can go at your own pace without the pressure of [...]

July 1, 2012 admin Past Events

MTB Chicks Group Ride #2 – Sunday June 3 9:30 am

MTB Chicks Group Ride #2 – Sunday June 3 9:30 am

OMBA Women’s only group ride on the Bells Corner’s Greenbelt Trails The second women’s only bike ride will be in the Greenbelt trails in Bells Corners.  Expect a 15-20 km ride that will take us on single track and double track both on smooth trails and some slightly more technical ones with rocks and roots. [...]

May 27, 2012 admin Past Events

Camp Fortune Group Ride – Sunday May 27th at 12:30 pm

Camp Fortune Group Ride – Sunday May 27th at 12:30 pm

OMBA Group Ride at Camp Fortune – Sunday May 27th at 12:30 pm The Ottawa Mountain Bike Association would like to invite you to a cross-country group ride at Camp Fortune. The event will take place on Sunday May 27th with the rides starting at 1:00 pm sharp so please arrive early. If you have [...]

May 23, 2012 admin Past Events

VELO MSM Presents A Trail Day With Group Ride & Social, May 19, 2012

VELO MSM Presents A Trail Day With Group Ride & Social, May 19, 2012

VELO MSM Presents A Trail Day With Group Ride & Social May 19, 2012 ATTENTION ALL MOUNTAIN BIKERS VELO MSM is hosting a Trail Day, Ride & Social Velo MSM invites  you to come out and join our mountain biking collective for a full-day mountain biking experience at Ottawa’s newest trail network. The day will [...]

May 17, 2012 admin Past Events

MEC BikeFest – Sunday May 13, 2012

MEC BikeFest – Sunday May 13, 2012

OMBA is pleased to announce that we will be attending the MEC BikeFest. Stop by and say hello and check out the festival. When: Sunday May 13th Main venue 11am – 4pm Group rides & breakfast brunch 9 -11am Where: LeBreton Flats, Ottawa – Near the War Museum right off the Ottawa River Path Way [...]

May 7, 2012 admin Past Events

OMBA/The City of Ottawa’s Capital Clean-up Day | April 28th

OMBA/The City of Ottawa’s Capital Clean-up Day | April 28th

Come on out & support OMBA/The City of Ottawa’s Capital Clean-up Day – Saturday, April 28th – 9:00am to 12:00pm – South March Highlands trailhead. This is OMBA’s 7th annual contribution in support of the City of Ottawa’s Capital Clean-up initiative. Meet at the SMH trail head (corner Klondike & 2nd Line) – we’ll walk [...]

April 25, 2012 admin Past Events