Archives by: Suki Cheyne

Trail Weekend July 3-5

Alpine Sproatt Trail Weekend sponsored by Norco   Fri July 3 – Sunday July 5 This is our next big push on the new Alpine Sproatt Trail and it should be a whole lot of fun! Come up for a day or two to help build the new descent. Breakfast, lunch and BarBQ dinner on Saturday and breakfast and lunch on Sunday will be provided to all volunteers. Bring some beverages for apres, the creek is nice and cold, so no ice required. More ... Read more

Phat Weds June 17 Race Report & Results

June 17 Phat Weds Race Report & Results are now on Pink Bike. Check them out here! Read more

WORCA launches RESPECT trail etiquette initiative

WORCA is committed to responsible stewardship of the Whistler trail network and has launched the Bike Smart RESPECT trail etiquette initiative to ensure the local trails remain a safe place to ride. Bike smart and have fun! Read more

Phat Wednesday June 10 Results

Phat Wednesday June 10 Results Presented by Kokanee Phat Wednesday Series race 3 was a stark contrast to the week before. A week of sunshine and 30 degree temperatures in Whistler has flipped the coin on the slippery roots and slick corners racers dealt with in race 2. This week riders were challenged with a fast and loose track, with the wide open corners on Fantastic, to the tight and awkward tight turns on Lower Whistler Downhill and the dusty treed area ... Read more

Calling all DH Youth – First Phat Kidz Race June 24th

The first of 3 Phat Kidz races takes place on June 24th. These races are geared directly at beginner Downhillers ages 7-13 and must be a WORCA member to participate. There is coaching available for kids who don’t have accompaniment in the park. New for 2015, all kids under the age of 16 who are participating in any DH racing must wear the following armor: Knees, elbows, gloves, full face helmet and body (chest) protection. The first course will be on Crabapple Turns ... Read more

Next Trail Weekend: July 3-5 – save the date

Alpine Sproatt Trail Weekend sponsored by Norco Fri July 3 - Sunday July 5 This is our next big push on the new Alpine Sproatt Trail and it should be a whole lot of fun! Come up for a day or two to help build the new descent. Breakfast, lunch and BarBQ dinner on Saturday and breakfast and lunch on Sunday will be provided to all volunteers. Bring some beverages for apres, the creek is nice and cold, so no ice required. More ... Read more

Memorial Ride June 9

Whistler Cycling Club rides in memory of Kelly and Ross WHISTLER, June 5, 2015 – The Whistler Cycling Club invites all members and friends to join in a memorial ride for Kelly Blunden and Ross Chafe on Tuesday, June 9. The ride is open to all. Club members and non-members alike are welcome to participate. The club anticipates between fifty and one hundred cyclists in the ride. The slow, processional ride will be police-escorted, looping two times around the center of Whistler, beginning at ... Read more

PHAT Wednesday 3 June & Funduro 5 June Results

WOW! It was a big week of racing for the Whistler Mountain Bike Park. Phat Wednesday presented By Kokanee On Wednesday we saw 263 Downhillers come out to the 2nd Phat Wednesday presented by Kokanee of the summer.  Tacking Upper and Lower Angry Pirate to World Cup Single Track to Ho Chi Min, kept things technical and a few riders chose their “little bike” as their weapon of choice. Whistler Bike Park Phat Wednesday - Race 2 - Angry Pirate World Cup to Ho ... Read more

First Phat Wednesday of 2015 – THE RESULTS!

Wednesday night saw the first Phat Wednesday presented by Kokanee of the season. It’s the true marker for Whistler locals that summer has kicked off. It’s the post work race that isn’t a race. Welcome to Beer League where you spend $5 to race a stacked field of locals down some of your favourite trails. At the end of the night, you all celebrate over a few refreshing pints of Kokanee and have the chance to win a ton of prizes ... Read more

Outerbike – Whistler, June 4-6

What is Outerbike? "Outerbike is about making friends in the bike world. It is a chance to meet other cyclists and industry people - and to find the perfect bike for you. If you love to ride, this event is about you." Husband and wife team, Ashley and Mark of Western Spirit, created Outerbike. Read Pink Bike blog post: Outerbike: A brief history Read Pink Bike blog post: What to expect at Outerbike When? June 4 - 6, 2015 For four days, the world’s leading bike and ... Read more