le cote de foug̬re Рthe fern hill

The fern hill is finally looped. Alvin and Liyana together with 4 other labour force, get things going by looping the top of the hill back to the original trail. This new stretch of single track is well cutted, containing a breath-taking downhill rocky opening, sweet single track for any newbies, with some simple dropoff ...

divert and switchbacking

Yes a new section is carved out today. a few reason for this, to divert from the usual park walkway to preserve some of the flora available to create a better flow to the ride line to do so, a big bridge is done up. This bridge formerly known as MB200 in my posting is ...

the question of resting a trail

questions on ‘when will we see the trail re-open again?‘ I got to say, I really have no idea. We are adding extension to the trail, re-routing some part of the trail, re-addressing certain muddy section so there’s a better solution to the ever muddy pool, some new challenges, and of course MB200. 3 pallets ...

the trail get a quick fix

Is race day tomorrow. With work still yet to be done on the ‘mud slope’ just before the 3rd bridge, the focus turn to getting it ready first thing in the morning. With a workforce of 4 labourer, I get to have a good load of granite chips transported to the site, together with cement ...

touching up

We are finally back with more workforce for the trail. We have a big turn up of 8 labourer from Nparks, together with Alvin and Liyana. Mas gave his bit in helping out with the trail, fixing the trail as he explore it first time. We added 2 drains along the route, 1 of them ...

snake bend is offlimit till Thurs

We are doing some more permanent anti-erosion measures at the Snake slopes. To make sure nobody is caught off guard, ride with care/push down this section till we are done with it this Thursday. Today works include adding more sandbag to the temporary stair ride section. the stair should be smoother now. Initial work on ...

trail repairs

The Saturday is spent more on repair, riding the trail ourselves to make sure it works, mark out danger points, determine evacuation points, brief the medical, marshal team and photographers on the trail. Nik and PLing do their rounds on the safety, while Max guide the medics, the photographer and the marshal through the whole ...

A ladder day

It’s been a while since we have 3 consecutive day of rain. The trail is wet, and we are hopeful that the water drainage is withstanding the test of the tropical rainfall neatly. We hit the trail at around 9.30am. With Alvin, Liyana and around 3-4 labour force joining me in the trail. The labour ...

Pre-jamboree Preparation

It’s 24hrs before the Kent Ridge trail 1st jamboree ride. the available work force for the morning session is enough to get some of the cengai/bakau ladder build up and transported to problem area. While the rest do some shopping to get some new material in so to make the ride safer. With a road ...

Trail Construction Photo

new photos on trail construction uploaded