News & Other Bike Goings-On

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Pay Dirt Program Outline

ArcticMTB’s Pay Dirt Point System What is “Pay Dirt”? Most of us use trails year round, especially our singletrack, and we have many people to thank for this community resource. This year, ArcticMTB is asking our racers to give back. The good news is that if you...

Like Getting Dirty?

Arctic MTB is searching for someone to fill a position that is vital to a fun, smooth race day, and, subsequently, a successful season: Course Marshal! An ideal candidate is friendly, energetic, and detailed oriented. We are looking for someone who makes volunteers...

Series Race 6 : Crowd source the course!

YOU DESIGN THE COURSE! Over the last few seasons, we've received some great feedback from riders about courses, and it seems most course features are loved by at least someone. We appreciate and rely on this feedback to help us design new courses to keep you on your...

Arctic MTB Series Bib Pickup Party!

Join us at Chain Reaction Cycles, the Arctic MTB Series sponsor, for a bib pickup throwdown Thursday, May 26, 5:30pm - 7:00pm! Pizza, bevs, and bibs...and A RAFFLE for a Series Pass and some great Chain Reaction goodies, including a Giro MTB helmet and a bike fit!...

Arctic MTB Donates $1,000 to STA

Last night at the Singletrack Advocates membership party, Arctic MTB treasurer Chris Schutte (right) presented a big check, literally and figuratively, to STA president Lee Bolling. Arctic MTB's 2015 season was a huge success thanks to your enthusiastic participation...

Mountain Bikers’ BBQ Potluck, May 4

5 PM - 8:30 PM Kincaid Chalet Anchorage Parks and Recreation invites you to join us and your fellow mountain bikers for an evening of mountain bike celebration! We will be welcoming Mr. Patrick Kell, Alaska’s new International Mountain Bike Association (IMBA) Regional...

STA Annual Membership Party, May 12

Mark your calendars! The Singletrack Advocates annual membership drive and spring party will happen May 12 at the Taproot! This is the perfect chance to renew your annual membership, bid on unique auction items, and plan your next biking adventure with your buddies!...

Give Back to Your Trails

Do you know who builds and maintains the trails you race on? If you aren't familiar with the Singletrack Advocates (STA) already, you need to be. Arctic Bicycle Club Mountain Bike Division owes a tremendous amount of gratitude towards STA for providing premium trails...

Bear Bells

Don't forget that Bear Bells are required for racing. Bear Bells are more like "awareness bells" that alert wildlife, or other racers that you are approaching. These are mandatory for all racers, but we also suggest using them whenever you are riding on the local...

Meet Your New Race Director!

The Arctic MTB Board is pleased to announce that we have confirmed the 2015 (and 2016!) Race Director.  Please help us welcome Adam Robinson to the mountain bike racing community! Adam is a school teacher by trade, which leaves his summer schedule free to enjoy the...