Sydney MTB Riders is working on several projects and continually adding to that list. To be able to achieve these projects we need help with both people's time to help and funding. Below are the current projects and funding status:

 

  • Skills equipment - need wood and hardware to build a-frames, wooden sections and ramps - Bunnings BBQ requested and North Shore Timber have offered Staff pricing.
  • SheRides program - in planning - self funded but require tourism license to use National Parks. A request has been sent to Northern parks to be granted access for the program.
  • Schools program - need bikes and skills equipment to offer up after school skills development program under the Sporting Schools project - funding available under this project, not yet applied.
  • Building of skills park at Forestville or suitable location - still in planning and seeking permission.
  • Ride leaders - Establish experienced ride leaders for each region of Sydney. In Progress, just need to formalise. We should have North, South and West covered.
  • Establishment of club race series - XC and Gravity style events need to be established so that club members can race and record times - still in planning - ASF grant needs to be submitted.
  • Special needs program - in development.
  • Urban downhill event - to be held in shopping centre - grant applied for to sport and rec
  • Tourism initiative - have a trailer/ute and spare bikes to be able to take tourist out to our great MTB trails - in planning yet to be funded.
  • Legitimisation of local trails - in planning - advocacy work require - both marketing and lobbying dollars and feet on ground required.
  • Shade Structures - Grant applied for.
  • Club promotion and delivery to our demographic of Urban Sydney dwellers - funding required for marketing collateral including marquees, flyers and magazine adverts.
  • More to come