Archive for 2016

Season Ends, Off-Season Begins

By cody.

OVMTB has completed a very successful 2016 race season! A few weeks back, we raced in the State Championship at White Tank Mountain Regional Park, and the whole team performed well with almost everybody moving up in the standings. Our girls had a...

End of Season Time Trial Results

By cody.

Today, we took the team out to 50 Year Trail to time some laps on the Chutes and see if we've made any progress this season. Everyone got significantly faster, with some of the student athletes shaving over a minute off their time! This wouldn't...

Prescott Race Report 2

By cody.

Tyler Adams, Freshman, Ironwood Ridge High School: "Ever since I rode my first mountain bike trail three months ago I knew I was hooked. I look forward to each of our mountain bike practices. I want to get stronger and faster. I look to the...

Prescott Race Report 1

By cody.

Emily Taylor, Ironwood High School, Sophomore: "This is my second year racing for NICA and for OVMTB. I've come a long way from the beginning of my first season. My goal for the first season was to be in top ten finishers. I made it but I was...

Chutes Time Trial Results

By cody.

We had a great practice ride out at the 50 Year Trail network today and did two timed laps of the Chutes! As the riders work harder and harder through the race season, we should see minutes peeled off these times. As a reference, one of the...

The Club is Growing

By cody.

There have been several new faces out at the team practices the last couple weeks, which is very exciting! We welcome all the new families. Now's the time to come out and start training to set yourself up for success come race season.

To recap...

Weekly Flow Down

By cody.

Great practice today out at Honeybee. Lots of good energy from these kids, and lots of parents stepping up to help volunteer and execute practices. Quick post ride announcements:

  • Bike Supplies - Every rider should have on them in a backpack or a...

First Practice and Team Meeting

By cody.

So it begins.

Emily And Olivia Sunset

We had a team meeting after to discuss the upcoming season. In case you missed it, here's what we covered:

  • Coach introductions
  • Registration in the PitZone and email list - It's important that all of our student athletes and regular...

2016 Season Begins

By cody.

Today, the OVMTB high school teams begin the 2016 race season!

We've competed skills clinics and three off-the-bike workouts during the preseason. The coaching staff is excited about the new faces that we have on the team, both as student athletes...