e-bike Study – can you help?

Can you help with some e-bike research? Jim Cherrington, a researcher from Sheffield Hallam University, is looking to recruit participants for a study which examines people’s experience with e-mountain bikes, and the social, cultural, and political implications of this emerging technology. Throughout the study he will also be addressing wider environmental issues and concerns, as […]

Mountain Bike Code of Conduct Survey

National MTB advocacy body OpenMTB  have produced a survey to review existing Codes of Conduct and agree what a modern version might look like for mountain bikers/off-road cyclists. Please spare a few minutes to take the survey. The results of this survey will help define what an up-to-date code of conduct for off-road cycling could […]

BHF Peak District Mountain Bike Challenge Cancelled for 2020

Sadly this year’s British Heart Foundation Peak District Mountain Bike Challenge has been cancelled. Originally due to take place in April, the event was initially postponed, early on in the Coronavirus pandemic. The BHF have made the tough decision to cancel the event for 2020, returning in 2021. The BHF announcement on their website states: “We’re […]

Elmin Pits Farm Dig Day 3 – February 2020

Back in February, before THE EVENT, when there was still the last of winter’s snow on the higher ground. The Peak District MTB volunteers headed out for the 3rd dig day on the new Elmin Pits Farm trail. After adding more drainage to the bottom straight, we headed up to the long top straight. Where […]

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