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Welcome to the Fernie Mountain Bike Club

Welcome to the Fernie Mountain Bike Club (FMBC) website! The FMBC is a member-based, non-profit organization who’s mandate is to build, maintain and ride the Fernie trails. 

Collaborating with other groups such as the Fernie Trails Alliance, the FMBC encourages recreational and competitive cycling for all ages and abilities and promotes responsible mountain biking practices and land use. The FMBC is an integral part of advocating for access of trails, management and maintenance of recreational mountain bike trail use.

The FMBC organizes events such as the annual Spring Bike Blitz, the Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam, 2NEE races, the Dirt Diggler, and the High Roller event.

Become a member, support mountain biking in Fernie and the FMBC!

Events

Event date: 07/02/2015 - 10:30

Women’s Mountain Bike Camps – Beginner/Intermediate

Event date: 07/02/2015 - 09:00

Each week the races differs in trails and ride formats, something for everyone! Races begin at 7pm, meeting at the trailhead, with refreshments to follow at the Park Place Lodge.

Must be a Fernie Mountain Bike Club member to participate. Rides that are cancelled due to rain are rescheduled the following Tuesday!

 

  • FAR Women's Mountain Bike Camp

    FAR Women's Mountain Bike Camp

    Date: 
    Saturday, August 1, 2015 - 10:30
    Sunday, August 2, 2015 - 10:30

    Women’s Mountain Bike Camps – Beginner/Intermediate

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Mountain Bike camps designed by women for women! These camps are catered to beginner / intermediate riders and are led by qualified female instructors. Camps include skill sessions, bike maintenance, lift tickets, instructional trail rides and lunch.

    Time: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
    1-Day – $119.00
    2-Day – $199.00

    August 15 & 16 – Intermediate / Advanced

    For more info check the FAR Website

    DO NOT USE. DELETE in 2016: 
    Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 10:30
    Date:
    Repeats every day 2 times .
    Sat, 08/01/2015 - 10:30
  • Tuesday 2knee race

    Tuesday 2knee race

    Date: 
    Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 19:00
    Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 19:00
    Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 19:00
    Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 19:00
    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 19:00
    Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 19:00
    Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 19:00

    Each week the races differs in trails and ride formats, something for everyone! Races begin at 7pm, meeting at the trailhead, with refreshments to follow at the Park Place Lodge.

    Must be a Fernie Mountain Bike Club member to participate. Rides that are cancelled due to rain are rescheduled the following Tuesday!

     

    1. July 7 – Dem Bones - Register here - https://www.webscorer.com/register?raceid=46337
    2. July 14 - R–Trial – Oh Dear 
    3. July 21 – 48 Hours
    4. July 28 – Old Goat (start from Gorby) - new Happy Gilmar
    5. August 4 – S-Bomb-Brokeback
    6. August 11 - Hypervent up/down/combined
    DO NOT USE. DELETE in 2016: 
    Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 09:00
    Date:
    Repeats every week every Tuesday 7 times .
    Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:00
  • Fernie Women on Wheels

    Fernie Women on Wheels

    Date: 
    Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 18:30
    Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 18:30
    Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 18:30
    Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 18:30
    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 18:30
    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 18:30
    Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 18:30
    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 18:30

    Route and groups TBD, stay tuned for more information! Time and meeting place may vary.

    Keep up to date by joining the Facebook Group Fernie Women on Wheels , or be a subscriber to the FMBC email list. 

    Date:
    Repeats every week every Wednesday 8 times .
    Wed, 07/08/2015 - 18:30
  • Fernie Alpine Resort SCOTT Thursday Night Race Series

    Fernie Alpine Resort SCOTT Thursday Night Race Series

    Date: 
    Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 06:30
    Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 06:30

    Fernie Alpine Resort SCOTT Thursday Night Race Series

    Come out and enjoy an evening of fun, gravity-fed mountain biking racing followed by prizes and post-race refreshments at Kelsey’s.  Race route information will be confirmed at the Adventure Centre on race day!

    Dates:
    July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    August 6, 13, 20, 27
    September 3

    Entry Fee: $5.00 per participant (per race – tax included)
    *entry fee includes a complimentary post-race beverage at Kelsey’s*

    Registration: Prior to 6:30 pm on race day at the Adventure Centre Cabin.  Race Start 7pm.

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    DO NOT USE. DELETE in 2016: 
    Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 10:45
    Date:
    Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Sep 03 2015 .
    Thu, 07/02/2015 - 06:30
  • FAR Kid's Freeride Camp

    FAR Kid's Freeride Camp

    Date: 
    Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 10:30
    Friday, August 7, 2015 - 10:30

    Kids Freeride Camp – Advanced

    Teaching kids to ride hard and safe. Learn to ride steep lines and tackle challenging terrain with our team of professional coaches. Prices include instruction only.

    Time: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
    1-Day – $ 99.00
    2-Day – $169.00

    July 23-24 – Intermediate (ages 8+)
    August 7-8 – Advanced (ages 10-15)

    For more info Check out the FAR site

    DO NOT USE. DELETE in 2016: 
    Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 10:45
    Date:
    Repeats every day 2 times .
    Thu, 08/06/2015 - 10:30

Trail Conditions and News

The super fun annual Fernie Trails and Ski Touring Club event Porky Blue Ride, has been postponed this year from the August long weekend to August 29th. For more details stay tuned at http://fernietrails.com/ for full details as they become available. 
The upper section of Lazy Lizard is nearing completion with the sweat and determination of the Backcountry Trail Experts and the support of theFernie Trails Alliance. The trail is full of sweet berms and jumps which makes it absolutely perfect for going super fast and feeling like you are in aNick... More
Our current Athletic Insurance program is good through to July 29, 2015 that the FMBC has offered to our membership in the past.

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