WHAT DO WE DO?
There is something for everyone.
Youth ages 5-17 who are a part of this exciting youth riders program are learning the basics of mountain biking in a safe and fun environment. Each Monday night the youth spend 10-20 minutes learning a mountain biking skill and the rest of the night having a blast practicing and shredin' up some trail!
Tues/Wed (Alternating) 6:45-8:30PM LADIES
This is a RIDE and more! With the help of a little coaching, you will learn and develop your technique and grow more confident as a rider. All while exploring the best trails that Red Deer has to offer with some great company! These are No Drop Rides!
Various Dates & Locations
Isn't this what it is all about? Let's head out and experience the beauty and satisfaction of riding in the mountains with some great company and without any hassle! We organize day trips and weekend trips and we strive to make sure everyone has a good time!
The SMR Club aims to foster a healthy attitude towards competition by providing opportunities for our members to race. We Host the:
EPIC Toonie Mini Race Series. These are low key club racing events. All skill levels and ages are welcome! Pitch a Toonie into the pot, race for fun, and join us for some eats after!
Trailblazers Youth Race/Alberta Summer Games Qualifier (every other year)
Anyone who is interested can join us and participate in any out of town races that we find.
FAMILY BBQ & RIDE
3rd Thursday of the Month 6-8PM
Bring the whole family along for this fun casual club event! Go for a ride, kick a ball around, hit the playground, and/or enjoy some fire snacks! Meet other riders and their families. Snacks are provided! (Various Locations. (May- Sept)
INTRO TO MOUNTAIN BIKING MINI CAMPS
Whether you are new to Mountain Biking or you know that you need to get back to the fundamentals and undue some bad habits, this mini camp is guaranteed to improve your riding! Consider this a crash course on proper mountain bike positioning, mounting and dismounting, braking, descending, climbing, shifting, cornering, and obstacles.
BASIC BIKE MAINTENANCE CLINICS
Spring Ready Bike - 1 Hour Clinic
Learn how to make sure your bike is clean, lubed, and ready for the season so you can spend less at your local bike shop and more on riding adventures!
Trailside Repair - 1 Hour Clinic
Don't get stranded! Learn the basics and stay on the trails longer! This clinic teaches how to change a flat, fix a chain, and make sure your bike will get you back!
Bikefit - 1 Hour Clinic
Make sure your bike is sized just right for you! A good bike fit ensures the most efficient and comfortable ride.
1st Thursday of the month 6:45PM
This is one of the ways that SMR gives back! Club members are encouraged to join other trail users and participate in trail building and maintenance. Get your hands dirty with this rewarding work and then test out your trail! It's always amazing at how much we can accomplish with many hands! So come on out and be a part of making our local trails legendary! Various Locations
TRAIL BUILDING DAY 1 day/year 9am-12pm
Once a year, usually in the Spring, we get out, get dirty, and do some trail clean-up and prep in the spring. It's a great time to give back and get to know some of the other club members. Dates vary.