News from The United Riders of Cumberland

Cumberland Island Cup XC

Cost: $25 in advance (Pre-registration online), $30 day of race, Kids under 12 race for free!
Race Start: Noon
Location: Start/Finish at the No. 6 Mine Park
Online Signup: http://www.islandcupseries.com/
Race Includes:  Free BBQ and a chance to win prizes

Race all 5 Cumberland Races (XC/DH/12hr/Marathon/Enduro) this year and have a chance at winning the Cumberland Crown!  We will be crowning the King and Queen of Cumberland, best combined results in the expert category.

Stay tuned for more details at www.islandcupseries.com

Attention mountain bikers, hikers, trail runners, dog walkers all other non-motorized trail users!

TrailsForumPosterThe United Riders of Cumberland and the Village of Cumberland have been working with local landowners to ensure long term access to our trails and we’d like you to join us for an evening of updates and exchanging ideas.

Guest speaker : Mark Wood, North Shore Mountain Bike Association

Preliminary Jump Park plans will also be presented and we will be seeking your feedback on the design.

View the event details here

UROC AGM to kick off exciting year

DSC_8971-300x198The United Riders of Cumberland (UROC) are gearing up for one of their biggest years yet, and it all kicks off Thursday, February 13, when the non-profit hosts its annual general meeting.

Established in 2008, UROC’s multi-faceted mandate includes building and maintaining mountain bike infrastructure, hosting races and group rides, facilitating access to trails and generally advocating for the sport of mountain biking. (more…)

Thanks For a Great 2013 Season

foresstWith the the help of  donors and supporters the Cumberland Community Forest Society has purchased 71 hectares of forest lands surrounding the Village of Cumberland since 2000. They have now set their sights on another 50 hectares of forests scheduled to be logged in 2016.

12 Hours of Cumberland – June 15th

256128_217177881648844_100000699013333_666741_2200540_o

The Coveted 12hr Mugs!

The United Riders of Cumberland are pleased to announce the 10th annual running of the 12 hours of Cumberland!! This fun filled endurance event gives riders the opportunity to compete for 12 hours, racing on some of Cumberland’s world famous singletrack. The course is designed for all ages and abilities! (more…)