Two Tribes – Skinnies Vs Fatties - Road and MTB Social Event
This is a team event. Teams have one road rider and one mountain biker.
Keen individuals can also enter and complete both legs
Road leg starts first with a neutral ride from telegraph station to the MVR. Road riders continue up the North Stuart highway to the turn around points return to telegraph station and then tag their MTB partner who rides a loop of the telegraph trails anticlockwise through wiggiles, returning to the finish.
Finishes with a BBQ at telegraph station.
ROAD: Road riders ride neutral to MVR. Then continue on the north struart highway to the highpoint turn around and back to telgraph to tag their partners (approx 36km).
MTB: Start telegraph station. Cross the river onto IIentye Track (1) follow it South to join Arrwe (2) on the riders Left. Follow this back North to join Apwelantye (4), continuing North around via Wrigleys and return back to the Telegraph station after rejoining Arrwe(2) continuing South back to start.
All riders must wear an Australian standards approved helmet
Road riders must follow the road rules. There will be a turn around at the high point and cyclists must pull into the rest area before turning south on the stuart highway when the road is clear
MTBers are reminded that the telegraph station trails are shared use trails and there are likely to be other people out on the trails - please be cautious and curteous.
MTBers may want to bring lights. Sunset is around 6pm so hopefully we'd all be back by then, but you know how fast you ride so please prepare accordingly.
It is the responsibility of all riders to have a well functioning bike, with appropriate spares.