the Valley

The Valley, one of the first section of Kent Ridge Trail that we dug up around a year ago, get into our fix priority list. The 3metres of slope is now rutted, easily ridable for the experience riders but a dangerous challenge for the rest. The solution is to create an easy line to the ...

Armoring the Precious

A full day at Kent Ridge. Monero and his helper got things going in the morning by getting our improvise old drainage slabs into the Precious descent. While they get barrow loads of slabs across, Wan Joo, the new park manager for Kent Ridge, and me got together for an overall plan discussion, and I ...

Kent Ridge Season 3

If trail building is like any TV series, we are into Kent Ridge Trail season 3. the end of August marked the start of new trail initiative, we targeted small touch up and reroutes on parts of the original lines that will not survive any riding season. Today, I get two new faces into the ...

Top Regional Riders to Take On Local Talent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Top Regional Riders to Take On Local Talent at Phat Tyre Sunday Singapore, 14 August 2007 Mountain bike racing returns to Singapore’s Tampines trail on 19 August 2007, with a promise of a bigger and better mud-free race this year for both riders and supporters. The race will see participation from a ...

Woody Fun

Woody Fun
Climb ON! Singapore Games Mountain Bike Speed Trials captures a total refreshing way to ‘play’ while racing. It’s our first urban race and we are encouraged by the smiles on the competitor faces, and the awed by the crowd.teeter, that seesaw, that’s easy, ain’t it? Even our Master John, whom we had fun playin around ...

Ironman DirTraction Style

Ironman DirTraction Style
Ironman Dirtraction style What a long week it has been! Last weekend ironman was truly a brand new experience especially when you’re not a tri-athlete. The question is what do mountain bikers do during an ironman event? Well they ride their mountain bikes of course. To be specific we were professional escorts for the running ...

A change

I get a question or two nowadays from this blog like “So things haven’t been moving in Kent Ridge?” I guess I better address this so to make sure every other trail user out there knows that Kent Ridge is still evolving, and so is this site. Most of you would have noticed that the ...

saving My Precious

The ever troubling ‘My Precious tree’ descent is definitely one of the eye sore and we are definitely not eaving this ‘mistake’ of ours marked with further user and water induced erosion. Trail building is a measure three times build once affair. We remap and reroute a new course down so to cut a crazy ...

Patching Up

Changes occurs, and we are happy to have our new Park managers from Nparks joining us for a few sessions learning what a mountain biking trails should looks like. We explain our plans for Kent Ridge, corrections and todo and finally a good work session came about today. Monero and 3 of his gang managed ...

Date August

Date August