September 11 Time Trail Toonie Results
Thanks to the sponsors last week for an amazing Toonie. Check out your times...
Men (85 / 85) Time After Time lost
1. Dylan Wolsky No club 24:37 00:00
2. JS Lareau No club 25:39 +1:02 00:00
3. Matteo Abel No club 26:43 +2:06 00:00
4. Darcy Trevelyan No club 27:44 +3:07 00:00
5. Mike Legare No club 28:40 +4:03 00:00
6. Brook McCrady No club 28:55 +4:18 00:00
7. Alex Blaise No club 29:00 +4:23 00:00
8. Eric Crowe No club 29:09 +4:32 00:00
Annual General Meeting
Thursday, September 18
On the first Thursday after the Toonies wrap up we're going to hold our Annual General Meeting. Join us at the Cinnamon Bear Bar in the Hilton at 7pm (doors open at 6:30pm) as we chat about the 2014 season and our plans for the future.
All Board of Director positions are up for re-election but we do have four openings. Louise MacDougall (PR) and Eric Walton (D. at Large) are stepping down this year. If you are interested ...
Great Deal at Tyax!
Members Receive 25% off Flights
For all the continued support the Whistler mountain biking community has provided Tyax over the year they want to offer all WORCA members a special fall discount on flights. WORCA members will receive a 25% discount on any mid-week (Mon-Thurs) Charter Flight booking from September 8th through the end of the season. Call 1-888-892-9288 to book or check out the website here.
Sproatt Alpine Trail Day Saturday, Aug. 30th
Sponsored by Skiis & Biikes
Meet: Nita Lk Rd & Westside Rd (Alta Lk Rd) intersection
Dan has been working hard up on the trail is in now into Phase 2 of the trail and building in the old growth forest. Join us on Saturday for the next vollie trail day. The busyness of summer is coming to an end and if you haven't had the opportunity to experience a trail day yet now is your chance.
Westside Wheel Up
The 21st Annual Westside Wheel Up is coming up soon. This event is an iconic Whistler race so join us on September 13th to be a part of this long-time tradition. Amazing prizes to be given away including a 2014/15 seasons ski pass! Organizer, Phil Chew, is donating 25% of race proceeds to WORCA’s trail program – much appreciated Phil!!
Date: Saturday 13 September 2014
Registration: 10am-12pm @ Whistler Brewery, Function Junction
Entry Fee: $25 (must be a WORCA member to race, 1 ...
There are 10 spots in next week's (August 25-29) Child Dirt Camp (ages 6-9) available. If you would like to register click here.
During the summer months WORCA holds youth dirt camps, fully coached and supported for three different ages ranging from 6 to 15. The focus of the Dirt Camps is safety, fun, and mountain bike skill development, in that order. Your son or daughter will be encouraged to develop in all three of these areas. Each camp will be capped with a 5:1 kid to coach ratio. Dirt camps run from 9am until 3pm from Monday to Friday and campers meet at ...
Once a month the WORCA Board meets to review its activities and programs and plan for the future, to assist with this task the Directors contribute to a monthly report. Here is the Monthly Report for July 2014 showing compiled participant numbers.
Save the date! The WORCA AGM is scheduled for the evening on September 18th, add this to your diary!
Sproatt Alpine Trail Update
We've had a break from volunteer trail building days on the new alpine trail but the WORCA builders have been working hard!
Check out Dan's photos of the progress and mark Saturday, August 16th in your calendar for the next Volunteer Trail Day sponsored by Trek Dirt Series! Vollies will meet at 9am at the Nita Lake Drive and Westside Road intersection.
New Family and Kid Events at Crankworx
Throughout Crankworx (Aug. 8-17) this year new events geared towards kids and families are being introduced. Kids will have the opportunity to compete in a fat tire crit, a DH & XC race, pump track challenges, and more.
Familyworx events are geared to families with kids of all ages and include a photo scavenger hunt and a run bike race. Kids will also have the opportunity to drive a mini electric Jeep Wrangler!
For dates and registration ...