News

WMBC Thanks Our Sponsors

2013 was another landmark year for the Walden Mountain Bike Club. We conqured many challenges and also enjoyed many successes during 2013. A large part of our success is due to very generous support from the business community. WMBC wishes to thank our fabulous corporate partners for supporting us and mountain bike riding here in Sudbury during 2013:

City of Greater SudburyAdventure Ski and CycleKingsway Tim Horton'sLessard WeldingAnmar MechanicalHarris RebarSudbury Boat and CanoePinehill LumberDr. Dave WebsterKing SportsPraxairGuy CaversonGreater Sudbury Police ServiceOntario Provincial Police Auxiliariy UnitKingsway Dairy QueenEllero MonumentsPulse RacingSuperfly Racing

Chico RacingOntario Cycling AssociationSteve St. MarseilleEquipment NorthWalden NordicPaul McGeeEcho RentalLopes Mechanical

We are very excited for what is coming in 2014. Have a great winter and we will see on the trails in the spring!

Donation Box Paid Off in 2013

A big THANK YOU to all of you that drop a Loonie, Toonie or Fiver (and even a Twenty - Wow!) into the Donation Box over the past season. Thanks also to ANMAR Mechanical for fabricating it.  Total collections from the Box this season were $103. This money is used to support trail maintenance.

DonationBox

WOLFPAK RACING TEAM DOMINATES AT PROVINCIAL MTB CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Walden Mountain Bike Club’s WolfPak Racing Team came through with an outstanding performance at the Provincial Mountain Bike Championships held today at Horseshoe Valley Resort near Barrie.

 

Samantha DEMERS captured the silver medal in the Senior Sport Female 19-29 division and also became the 2013 Ontario Cup Series Overall Series Champion in her division.

 

The WolfPak totally dominated the Senior Expert 19-29 Male field with five WolfPak members finishing in the top 11 spots. Charlie REID (5th), Nicholas TAVCHANDJIAN(6th), Dominic Girard(8th), Scott Phillips(10th) and Paul GUENETTE(11th) all had great results. Paul GUENETTE claimed the 2013 Ontario Cup Series Overall Title while Charlie REID finished 3rd overall for the series in their division. Nicholas Carrier of Val Caron captured the 2013 Ontario Cup Overall Series Title in the Try an OCup Male division 

 

The Wolfpak Racing Team has established itself as a true force in the mountain bike racing community. A member of the Wolfpak has stood on the podium at every single Ontario Cup race it has competed in since the team formed in 2010. The club is also highly respected for it’s fun loving and “ambassador for the sport” mentality. The team will finish off the racing season by going to the Fall 8 hr relay event in Hardwood Hills on September 28th, then to another 8 hr event in North Bay on October 5th and finally the 50 km Singletrack Challenge at hardwood Hills on October 20th. WolfPak Racing and the Walden Mountain Bike Club would like to thank the community for the overwhelming support in 2013.

 

                                        -

North Bay 8hr - Oct 5th

The WMBC already has two teams set to attend this inuagural race in North Bay.  It is held at the Nordic Ski trails and is a fundraiser for the ski hill.  Please support the first 8 hr race in Northern Ontario.  If you would like to join a team contact me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Click Here for Race Details

IMBA TRAIL CREW WILL BE AT THE RIDE THIS SUNDAY

The IMBA Trail Crew will be coming to the group ride this Sunday. Let's ensure that we have a big group there for the ride to welcome them. The ride goes at 10:00 AM in Naughton.