Archive | March, 2010

Ride & Day Trip to Jack Rabbit Trails, this Sunday is canceled

GATR will be hosting our monthly ride/day trip on the banks of Lake Chatuge at the Jack Rabbit Mtn. Bike Trail system near Hiawassee, GA on Sunday, March 28, 2010. This is a trail system with about 15 miles of trails.

Work Party at Tribble Mill, this Saturday

As well as making some nice improvements to the mountain bike trails at Tribble Mill, GATR has a commitment to getting the trails at Tribble Mill in good shape and ready for the first race of the year, the Dirty Spokes Duathlon on Saturday, April 17th.

Sign up for GATR’s IMBA Bike Patrol Class in April

GATR will soon be forming a National Mountain Bike Patrol group. If you like riding your bike, helping other people, being involved in the management of your local trails, Learning and sharpening such skills as outdoor first aid, trail side bike repair, off-road riding and communication, then IMBA’s National Mountain Bike Patrol is for you!

March Chapter Meeting & Bike Demo

Dear fellow mountain bikers, the upcoming chapter meeting in March has been moved to Tuesday, March 16th @ Bikeways of Tucker. Bikeways will have the Fuji demo trailer full of high-end bikes. Come join us for some fun and good food.

Apalachee Sponsored Work Party at Tribble Mill – Sunday March 14th

GATR is working with GCPR towards improving the mountain bike trail system at Tribble Mill Park. Sunday, March 14th, we will be working on trail drainage issues, grooming of the trails, as well as some rerouting of existing trails. We need your help! Please read on for more information.

Tribble Mill Trail Work 2010

GATR is working on a proposal with GCPR on improving the current trail system known as ‘Taco Stand’ at Tribble Mill Park in Lawrenceville.

Apalachee Cycle Jersey’s

Bruce at Apalachee has just finished up his design for their new jersey’s and shorts. They have a fit kit in the store. Anyone interested in getting a jersey can come by the store and try on your size. They have club sport and woman’s size. Price is $50 and they should have them in by the middle of March.