Welcome to Hunter Mountain Bike Association

Welcome to the internet home of HMBA. On this site you will find all the info you need about the club, its people, events and Awaba Mountainbike Park.

The club hosts regular club XC and DH rounds and social rides and is based in the Awaba Mountainbike Park in the foothills of the Watagans.

The site now allows users to register to the site and post comments so if you have any questions to ask or comments to make, feel free.

Connect with HMBA through social networks for news and event updates...

Next Races When
Club Downhill Round 3 Sun 21 May (All day)
XC Club Race - Awaba Sun 21 May (09:00)
Club Downhill Championship and Round 4 Sun 18 Jun (All day)
XC Club Championship Race - Awaba Sun 18 Jun (09:00)
Downhill Club Round 5 Sun 16 Jul (All day)

What no rides!? Sad
Upcoming social/group training rides would normally appear here, but things are a little quiet at the moment and it's empty.

Don't be shy - this is a community site so if you're heading out and would like some company, post your ride.

Race Results

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HMBA Committee Meeting Minutes

The HMBA committee meets every month on the third Monday of the month at 7:15pm at Club Macquarie. All HMBA members are welcome to come along and just listen to what goes on, or to participate, or to bring specific items to the attention of the committee.

Minutes of the monthly meetings for 2017 are attached here. (Note - no meeting was held in January due to heavy commitments related to the DH National Round at Awaba).

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HMBA AGM Minutes - Jan 2017

Please see attached the minutes of the HMBA AGM held January 22nd 2017.

If you have any issues with the minutes, please send an email outlining the issues to hmbaxc@gmail.com.

Steven Pryor

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Awaba DHI Nationals Round 1.. Spectators!

Not able to race? Well come along & watch the action. Free entry. Catering on site available Saturday and Sunday.
So if you are thinking of heading out Friday bring some tucker or head down to the Oak at Freemans Waterhole
Entry to the park Via Jenkins Road off Mount Faulk Road. Parking in the main car park. Spectators head to the downhill finish line and make your way up the spectator trail to watch some downhill action. Or catch a bus to the top. See you there!

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Awaba DHI Nationals Round 1

National Dowhill ONLINE ENTRIES CLOSE TONIGHT...Don't Miss Your Start!



Online Registrations Close: 11:59pm AEDT – Wednesday 11th January, 2017.
Late Entries: Late entries will be accepted at the event, however attract a $25 late fee. Late entries void all ability to redeem series discounts and/or series winner discounts from the previous year."

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Cycling Social, charity funding cancer research, TourdeCure

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Hi Hunter MTB Members
Please join three local cycling legends as they discuss their journey to the top of the podium. Sally McKenna for all you track tragics, Chris Aitken talks all things cx and Jason English - Cycling Australia's newly minted Elite MTB rider for 2016.
Tickets are limited. Supporting Tour de Cure - raising money for cancer research.
Great raffle prizes, including a stay at Crowne Plaza, Rocky trail entries and Velotec cycling kit!
Love to see you there!

The Edwards Bar
148 Parry Street, Newcastle 2302

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