Contact Details

Phone: 07 5628 0110 (office)

Address: Level 1, 246 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, QLD 4227

Mail: PO BOX 377 Varsity Lakes QLD 4227



Chief Executive Officer Shane Coppin
Operations Manager Denise Cox
Finance Deborah Rose
Executive Assistant Deborah Rose
Memberships TBA – Members Dept
Junior Development Coach Jodie Willett
International Representative Program Jodie Willett
Junior Development Coordinator Evan James
Coaches and Skills Instructor Evan James
Events Manager TBA – Events Dept
Events Coordinator TBA – Events Dept
Communications Coordinator Jo Mackey


MTBA Management Committee


President Russell Baker (ACT)
Vice President Tony Hancock (QLD)
Treasurer Peter McKendry (NSW)
Secretary Helen Parkes (NSW)
Public Officer Vacant
Professional Appointment Vacant
Professional Appointment Katherine OShea (VIC)
XC Representative Tim Rowe (VIC)
Gravity Representative Shane Currie (VIC)
Observe Trials Representative Peter Gerloff (VIC)


State Council Members (one-year term elected positions)

Position Name
VIC Representative Greg Meyland
ACT Representative Brendon Mulloy
NSW Representative Ray Rice
TAS Representative Position Vacant
NT Representative John Pyper
WA Representative Tony Tucknott
QLD Representative Chuck Gartrell
SA Representative Position Vacant


MTBA 2015 Representative Selection Committee

Position Name
Chair of Selectors Sid Taberlay
XCO/XCE Jodie Willett
DHI/Gravity Jared Rando
XCO/XCE Neil Ross
DHI/Gravity Nathan Rennie
OT Owen Gwilliam


MTBA Finance and Audit Subcommittee

Position Name
Chair Peter McKendry 
Craig Peacock
Katherine O’Shea
Shane Coppin


Latest News

Moir and Booth Reign in Downhill

Jack Moir claimed the opening round of the Elite Men’s Downhill 2015/16 Subaru National Mountain Bike Series in dramatic fashion at Mt Taylor, Victoria on Sunday. Moir who posted the fastest time during seeding, failed to trip the timing wand out of the gate on his final run. “Got half-way down and they were yelling […]... Read More

Dan’s Day as King is Queen

In a return to his home region, Dan McConnell proved he is still the best in the land with a impressive win in the opening round of the 2015/16 Subaru National Mountain Bike Series at Mt Taylor, Bairnsdale on Saturday.... Read More

Changes to XCC Grading

In a bid to make competing in XCC more enjoyable for riders, MTBA has refined the grading for XCC categories. This change will go into effect immediately, ahead of the opening round of the 2015-2016 Subaru National Series at Mt Taylor this weekend. The MTBA Event Manager (on-site) may at their absolute discretion combine races […]... Read More