Ottawa Mountain Bike Association

Past Events

OMBA Movie Night – Monday May 13th 2013

OMBA Movie Night – Monday May 13th 2013

The Ottawa Mountain Bike Association – in association with Phat Moose Cycles and BC Buds Productions – is pleased to announce the Ottawa Premier of Chromag Bikes ‘Alchemy’.    Who: All Ages, Everyone! What: OMBA’s annual Spring Movie Night When: Monday, May 13th, 2013 – doors open 7pm (8pm is APPROXIMATE movie start time) Where:  [...]

April 30, 2013 David N Events, Past Events 0

OMBA/City of Ottawa Capital Clean-up Day – Saturday, May 11th @ 9:00am – SMH/K2

OMBA/City of Ottawa Capital Clean-up Day – Saturday, May 11th @ 9:00am – SMH/K2

Come out and support the  OMBA/The City of Ottawa’s Capital Clean-up Day – Saturday, May 11th – 9:00am to 12:00pm in the South March Highlands. This is OMBA’s 8th annual contribution in support of the City of Ottawa’s Capital Clean-up initiative. Meet at the SMH Klondike trail head (corner Klondike & 2nd Line) – we’ll [...]

April 22, 2013 David N Events, Past Events 0

1st Annual Trips For Kids Fundraiser Bike Build Competition

1st Annual Trips For Kids Fundraiser Bike Build Competition

Trips For Kids 1st Annual Bike Build Competition FUNDRAISER Location: Kichesippi Beer Company 866 Campbell Avenue Ottawa The good people at Kichesippi Beer Company are providing the venue and have offered TFKO $1.00 of every beer purchased. Date and Time: 24th February 2013 15:00 – 19:00 Participants A mechanic from each of these stores will [...]

February 14, 2013 admin Past Events

September 22, 2012 – Decathlon

September 22, 2012 – Decathlon

2012 OMBA DECATHLON Early Saturday morning, Matt Woods posted on Facebook “you can’t stop the Decathlon”. We forged ahead despite a bunch of rain on Friday and more on tap for Saturday. It started out rainy during registration but it actually let up not long after we got underway and we saw little rain thereafter, [...]

October 1, 2012 admin Past Events

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