EVENT: 2014 Melrose Fat Tyre Festival - supported by Schwalbe

State: SA

Cat: am

  • Location

    Melrose
    Melrose, SA

  • When

    Fri 6 June, 2014 -
    Mon 9 June, 2014

  • Format

    Various MTB events for all ages and abilities

  • Description

    2014 Melrose Fat Tyre Festival – supported by Schwalbe  – South Australia

    6th – 9th June (long weekend)

    Fat Tyre Festival welcomes mountain bike riders of all ages and abilities to come and test out their skills on the well renowned trails around beautiful Melrose. The long weekend is very family-orientated offering events for children, BMX jump displays, modular pump track, giant games, street parties with stalls, food, live music,  entertainment, and awesome giveaways.

    A FREE return bus transfer from Adelaide to Melrose is available for all registered riders and their bikes!

    Special Guest Kelly McGarry will be running skills sessions and performing a jump display.
    Kelly Mcgarry’s ratings went off the dial last year when he back flipped the 72ft gap at the Red Bull Rampage in Virgin Utah! He won the “Peoples Choice” award and second overall, for his amazing effort.
    The Youtube video went viral and has almost reached 17 million views and is still climbing. If you haven’t seen it, check it out!

    He will also be hanging out, showing the kids some moves at Adelaide City Dirt on 1st June if you’re in town!

    Riders can sign up for the following events:
    Mini D time trials
    Mountain bike orienteering
    Guided rides for all abilities
    Modular Pump track
    Mountain Bike / BMX Skills Clinics and bike maintenance courses

    Sitting around the campfires at night, riding all day! It is going to be an awesome long weekend of singletrack!

    Tickets:
    Weekend – $60 Adult / $20 Kids (Earlybird Special – $10 off adult weekend ticket if booked in March)
    Day only – $30 Adult / $20 Kids

    For more information – check out www.melrosemountainbike.com and join the facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/609800942430578/

    For bookings and enquiries please email [email protected] or call Kerri on +61 (0) 412 038 994

  • Entries Open

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  • More Info

    Visit www.melrosemountainbike.com for more information.

  • Getting There

    A FREE return bus transfer from Adelaide to Melrose is available for all registered riders and their bikes!

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