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Zichron Ya'acov

Sat. May 20, 2017
By Michal

Home Patch

Sat. May 13, 2017
By Talia

An Hysterical Ride

Sat. May 6, 2017
By Ted

Local ride

Sat. April 29, 2017
By Merrill

Hazorea Ride 2017

Sat. April 22, 2017
By Anna

Wheels of Hope 2017

Sat. April 1, 2017
By tba

Local Ride

Sat. March 25, 2017
By Abraham

Netanya

Sat. March 18, 2017
By Michal

Home Patch(Windy)

Sat. March 11, 2017
By Ted

The Iris Trail Home Patch

Sat. March 4, 2017
By Talia

Be'eri

Sat. Feb.25, 2017
By Michal

Local Ride

Sat. Feb.18, 2017
By Michal

A local break

Sat. Feb. 11, 2017
By Francis

Gvaram

Sat. Feb. 4, 2017
By Michal

The sea was rough that day my friends...

Sat. Jan 28, 2017
By David (Photos by Raphi)

Home Patch ride

Sat. Jan. 21, 2017
By Michal

Home Patch Rainy Ride

Sat. Jan. 14, 2017
By Michal

Elishe-mud Ride

Jan. 7, 2017
By John

רכיבה בסוף שנה

Sat. Dec. 31, 2016
By אריק לוין

Home Patch Ride Report

Sat. Dec. 24, 2016
By John

Wet Home Patch

Sat. Dec. 17, 2016
By Raphi

Arugot Ride Report

Sat. Dec 10, 2016
By Raphi

Home Patch ride report

Sat. Dec. 3, 2016
By Talia

Home Patch

Sat. Nov. 26, 2016
By John

BASIC MOUNTAIN BIKE ETIQUETTE

  1. ARRIVE ON TIME - Your time is no more important than anyone else’s. Check the night before for air in the tires and that all is in proper working order.
  2. RIDE PACE - This usually determines itself depending upon who and how many are riding. A smaller group is almost always quicker, while larger rides tend to be more relaxed and chatty – accept this reality!
  3. KEEPING UP - Try to keep up with the pace of the group – it makes for a more enjoyable ride for everyone. If there is consensus that the pace is too fast, tell the leader!
  4. NOBODY GETS LOST - Make sure that there is someone behind you who sees your riding direction. If not, wait until someone sees you before you continue… that person behind you will do the same. If everyone in the group does this, nobody gets lost and the group does not have to stop as a whole. We need to have space between riders – it is acceptable that the group is spread out, as long as you have sight contact with the rider in front of you.
  5. YIELD – YIELD – YIELD - Always keep to the right unless you are passing. If you want to pass, make sure they are aware of your intention. Never change “lanes” before making sure you are clear to do so – sudden moves with no warning can cause an accident.
    If you have to dismount due to sand, mud, a technically difficult uphill, etc., pull off the path, so as not to impede the momentum of the riders behind you.
    Always yield to pedestrians, hikers, horses (all are unpredictable!).
    If a rider approaches from the opposite direction and there is no room to safely pass, be prepared to pull off the path and stop.
    The rider going uphill ALWAYS has right of way.
    Restricted Line of Sight? Slow down, increase your awareness and be ready to stop. If you are coming to a blind curve, ring your bell or yell “BEEP, BEEP”.
  6. STAY TOGETHER –If you head up to the front of the ride or pulling away from the group always wait at the next junction for everyone to catch up. If you need to head back to the carpark, phone the leader, or at very least make sure you ask someone in the group to tell the leader.
  7. TECHNICAL SECTIONS – Always wait until there is a safe distance between you and the rider in front before beginning a technical section. If you end up behind a slower rider don’t ride too close behind, it only increases the pressure on that rider and can cause an accident. Hang back and give both of you space to enjoy the trail until you can overtake safely.
    On a section that you would prefer not to ride, walk well clear of the track.
  8. BE PREPARED - Ride with spare inners and/or puncture kits, tools, pump and basic first aid kit. Always wear a helmet, sunglasses, sunscreen, have plenty of water and some snacks. Do NOT wear earphones when riding – hearing what is happening around you is important.
RIDE SAFELY AND HELP OTHERS TO DO THE SAME

Contact

Contact Info.

If you have any questions or want to get in touch for any reason, feel free to get in touch with David or John:


Email: jcandy@inter.net.il
David: 054-474-1424
John: 050-942-2788

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  1. He/she is in good health and there is no medical reason preventing him/her from participating in the ride.
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  3. He/She is aware of and accepts the risks in participating in the ride.



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