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Changes to XCC Grading

November 24, 2015
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

MTBA Annual General Meeting

November 23, 2015
Mountain Bike Australia conducted their Annual General Meeting on the Gold Coast last weekend, ahead of the start of the 2015-2016 Subaru National Series. As well as the 2015 Annual Report and the audited financial statements being presented, positions on the Management Committee were filled. Tony Hancock (QLD) was voted in as Vice President, while […]... Read More

Coaches Insurance Update

November 19, 2015
In a move to greatly improve and develop skills based coaching at the grassroots and community tier, the Australian Sports Commission recently approved the MTBA Level 0 Skills Coach Course under the National Coaching Accreditation Scheme. The course presentations are now being finalised and will be ready for release in January 2016. As well as […]... Read More

Series is about to get Serious

The 2015-16 Subaru National Series will once again throw some of the best trails Australia has to offer at the country's leading mountain bikers when the first round begins in Mt Taylor - Bairnsdale, Victoria on Friday.... Read More

Team Selected for CX 2016 World Championships

November 18, 2015
The Team to represent Australia at the 2016 CX World Championship... Read More

Brosnan and Jungfels Celebrated

November 14, 2015
Troy Brosnan and Janine Jungfels were the shining stars at the 2015 Australian Cycling Awards which were held in Melbourne Friday night.... Read More

2015 MTBA AGM Nominations

November 13, 2015
Nominations have been received and are now closed ahead of the 2015 MTBA AGM. ... Read More

CX Worlds 2016 Announcement

November 12, 2015
MTBA wishes to inform riders, due to administrative reasons the selection for the CX 2016 Worlds has been delayed and will be announced on Monday 16 November.... Read More

2015 UCI Best Events Released

The UCI has released the results of the vote for best events of the 2015 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup as follows: Cross-country – Nove Mesto na Morave (CZE) Downhill – Lourdes (FRA) As is the tradition, athletes, team managers, journalists, sponsors and UCI staff voted for the best cross-country Olympic (XCO) and best downhill […]... Read More

MTB in the Mix in Melbourne

November 10, 2015
Congratulations to our Mountain Bike athletes who have been nominated as Finalists at the 2015 Jayco Cycling Australia Awards to be held in Melbourne, Friday 13th November. The winner will be crowned the Elite Cyclist of the Year in their category. The three nominations in the Elite MTB Men are Troy Brosnan (SA) third in […]... Read More