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Joe King MTB Skills Park

HIMBA is having a world-class Skills Park built at the current pump-track site at Joe King Park. This is massive & truly exciting news. This park has been a work-in-progress for decades & we’re all stoked to finally see it coming to fruition. HIMBA has hired a builder with 20-years […]

HIMBA 2020 AGM Minutes

Here are the minutes from the HIMBA AGM that took place on October 20th at 7:30 pm. Minutes of HIMBA AGM 2020 – Tues, Oct 20th, 7:30pm. Zoom The meeting commenced at 7:35 with 15 members in attendance:Jill Candlish Peggy KabushTom Rutherford Dennis KabushJennifer Fletcher Jeremy PayneAlan Fletcher Cameron DukeSteve […]

HIMBA Trail Character List

In the Spring and Summer of 2020, HIMBA members embarked on a Trail Character Designation project. The goal was to provide guidance to those who take on trail maintenance and improvement projects so that they would know how far they could go with changes to trails. We encourage those of […]

BikeFest 2019 Video. Long edit

Hey Hornby Mountain Bike Enthusiasts, here’s a 20 minute video from BikeFest 2019. It is edited chronologically so should give you a bit of a feel for what a fantastic scene unfolded on June 15-16th. We’ve left it long with most of what was usable included to increase the likelihood […]

2019 No Horse Shootout Results

It’s been 12 years and everyone is still stoked! We had a near-record turn out this Sunday! 41 riders total, with a huge representation of locals. The category breakdowns were 16 Youth, 5 Women, and 20 Men. Barring some minor technical hitches with the radios and a single crash, the […]

BikeFest 2019, June 15-16

BikeFest 2019 INFO Format The historic BikeFest had 4 separate Mountain Bike events, Cross Country, Down Hill, Trials, and Dual Slalom–all crammed into one weekend. It was a lot of fun, but pretty hectic. It’s been thirty years since the first BikeFest in 1989, and we’ve learned much in that […]