D.IN.O Series 2016 Schedule

The first D.IN.O race of the year is called, "Death March Ride", on March 12 located in Norman, IN at the Hoosier National Forest.. Excerpt from the D.IN.O website:   2016 DINO Endurance Cycling Events Event Date Location Type Reg/Results Death March Ride at Hoosier National Forest March 12 Norman, IN MTB or CX Not Yet   Full D.IN.O 2016 Schedule Details...
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Richmond local trails are some of the best Indiana trails

Originally posted by Jessika Lakes, of the Hayes Arboretum, "The Hayes Arb Mountain Bike Trails placed #6 in the Top 10 Indiana Best Trails! Many thanks to our trail building volunteers and all those who voted for us. It is truly a team effort among volunteers who build the trails and the greater number of mtn bike riders who enjoy the trails. Hats off also to our partner Cardinal Greenway Trail who placed #4 in the Top 10." For full article, click on the following link: https://visitindiana.com/best-of-indiana/your-ten-favorites/30-trails  ...
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Winter Riding

It's been a couple of years since we've able to ride the Hayes Arboretum Mountain Bike Trails, so this write up is just to get everyone up to speed on how to ride the trails and to prepare yourself. The Red Trail was built and several sections added to the other trails last year, so they are not completely packed down. This combined with the warmer-than-normal weather has made it difficult to have a lot of riding time this winter. Basically, if it's above freezing don't ride the trails, as they will be too muddy to ride without damaging them. Do the volunteers a favor and follow this rule. You can see the status of the trails on the home page of this website any time. Riding gear is, of course, very important. Wear thermal underwear, Neoprene gloves and shoe covers; if you have some (they're about $15). Keep hydrated! Just because it's cold doesn't mean that your not sweating and losing water....
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