Welcome to the Black Canon Collective (BCC) mountain bike club website on which you will find everything you need to know about the club, its purpose, the land it operates and how to join. Please use the menu bar up at the top to navigate through the site and learn more about us.

Oct 22 2014

Talk on Trail Building. Tues Nov 18th, Bath

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Talk on Trail Building. Tues Nov 18th, Bath

Rider, Bike and Trail – Designing the Third Element This may be of interest to some… On Tuesday 18th November the local ICE branch is holding a talk on Mountain Bike Trail construction over in Bath. Key info is on the flyer, and this will be a great chance to learn about and discuss trail […]

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Sep 30 2014

Life in the old dog yet

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Life in the old dog yet

Just because its quiet on the internet, doesn’t mean its quiet on the trails. Contrary to the local rumour mill we are still happily riding bikes, drinking beer and generally acting like “people who should know better”, according to the drunk lady in the pub the other night. Here’s whats happened with the club, for […]

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Apr 25 2014

Dirt Fantasy League

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Dirt Fantasy League

Dirt Fantasy League – Black Canon Collective – Join our Downhill Fantasy league ( click link above) – details in the forum.

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Mar 23 2014

Bike Jumble Thank You

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Bike Jumble Thank You

WELL, that seemed to go quite well. Lots of positive and encouraging noises from lots of people. A total of £220 raised for the Wiltshire Air Ambulance. I hope you all found some bargains and/or made a bit of pocket money. It was also very good to meet up with some old friends.  A bit tight […]

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Feb 27 2014

Frome Bike Jumble – This Saturday!

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Frome Bike Jumble – This Saturday!

Frome Bike Jumble. Frome Scout Hall, Welshmill Lane, Frome BA11 3AP. Saturday 22nd March, from 9am to 2pm (set-up from 8am). It’s this Saturday, people. If you want to book a pitch, let me know as soon as possible. A jumble-sale of pre-loved bike parts, spares, accessories, clothing, tools, et etc. Turn your unwanted shed-fulls of […]

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Jan 08 2014

Festive Tickertape Fun

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Festive Tickertape Fun

It’s been a while since the last Tickertape so when we decided to organise this one we weren’t sure quite what to expect, but it turned out to be a great day! The sun was shining, the trail was excellent and we had a good turn out of riders and spectators. The event was the […]

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Dec 06 2013

Christmas Tickertape

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Christmas Tickertape

The world famous* Tickertape downhill event is back for Christmas. Celebrate the birth of the baby Jesus by tearing up his favourite Wiltshire downhill trails on December 29th at the Allotment. There will be a new track, made up from some of the best bits of the old tracks and some new bits. The format will […]

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Jun 25 2013

If you only join us for ONE Tuesday NightRide….

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If you only join us for ONE Tuesday NightRide….

…make sure it’s tonight. You know the drill: http://www.blackcanoncollective.co.uk/activities/weekly-night-ride Ta.

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Jun 14 2013

Midsomer Madness 2013: An evening mountain bike ride south of Bath

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Midsomer Madness 2013: An evening mountain bike ride south of Bath

        ‘Midsomer Madness 2013’ An evening mountain bike ride south of Bath on Friday 21st June – the Longest Day of the Year   After skipping last year due to Andy’s now infamous “off”, we are delighted to announce the return of ‘Midsomer Madness’: an informal evening mountain bike ride on the longest day of the year, Friday […]

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Jun 07 2013

Elizabethan Evening: Tomorrow and Sunday

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Elizabethan Evening: Tomorrow and Sunday

Each year the Elizabethan Evening is held at Manor Farm, Corsley and each year the Black Canon Collective sends people along to help set up on the Saturday and put away the tables and chairs on the Sunday. As a kind gesture the organisers of the Elizabethan Evening make a contribution towards the club, with the proceeds […]

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