Annual membership of SMTBE helps support our rides and activities, as well as giving you access to a great range of generous discounts.
We have arranged discounts with Mitchell Cycles, Swindon Cycles, GoOutdoors, Pedalabikeaway at FoD, Mudhugger and Flare Clothing (including Club Kit) and others.
To get the discounts you will need to show your membership card (online code for Flare and Mudhugger). That membership card also double as an ICE contact card and is made of plastic so you can take it with you when you ride. You can even personalise it with your own photo on the front.
So sign up here!
Excellent local bike company Bird Cycleworks have announced a new version of their Zero hardtail – the Zero TR.
Continue reading Bike news: new Bird Zero TR
I know lots of people have been waiting for this to come out and On-One have finally announced the 27.5″ version of their rather good Codine full suspension bike.
Continue reading Bike news: On-One Codine 27.5 announced
A quick social media update, we now have a YouTube channel.
Continue reading Our YouTube channel
Hot on the heels of the launch announcement of the British Enduro Series sponsored by Marin Bikes (easy Banjo!), Flare Clothing have announced they will be supporting series.
Continue reading Flare Clothing supporting the British Enduro Series
Ladies, the excellent Flare Clothing have an offer on a few winter things with 25% off.
Those things include the really very good Cloudburst waterproof jacket and incredibly useful Merino base layer. If you haven’t tried a Merino base you really should, as Merino is every bit the wonder material its made out to be and will keep you super comfy in all conditions.
Link – Flare Clothing Winter offer
I’ve been eulogizing about the island of Madeira for a while, with its amazing scenery and more recently burgeoning Mountain Biking scene.
Word has appears to have got out though and someone let this buffoon loose! At least they filmed it 😉
Been a while coming, but the Cotic Rocket is back in production!
150mm travel steel (yes steel!) full suspension from wizard Cy has been updated to 27.5″ wheels and landing in October.
Be very quick if you want one of the first ones!
Link – Cotic bikes Rocket
Swindon MTB Enthusiasts is a collective of Mountain Bikers based in and around Swindon.
Our aim to is to help people get riding offroad in as many ways as we can – get people together for rides, leading rides, build projects and offering advice. This website is a repository for all that good stuff and any information you might hopefully find useful.
But its a collective, so get involved and please send us any ideas you have: email@example.com