Despite an iffy weather forecast, the conditions for the first MTB beginner night were ideal.

Thanks to Jeff's excellent instruction, the mix of Monday night regulars and new riders quickly conquered the basics of MTB riding, and within an hour we were bombing down the Don River East bank trails!

Thanks to everyone for coming out - it was a blast and I hope to see you all next week!

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Comment by Alexx Hooper on May 3, 2010 at 10:20pm
Jeff, Peter, Dan and Rob, thanks so much for your patience and great instructions! You guys were fantastic. Thanks for all your encouragement and taking us through those courses - who knew it would be SO much fun! That was amazing! Trish and Mel, you guys were fearless! Greg kept cracking us up - as usual. He made some great suggestions - like that the middle of the forest would be a great place for a Haagen-Dazs stand! I think you might have something there, Greg.

We rode over roots, banked curves, lumps, sand, rocks... who knew! And who knew that Peter Sutton could ride slowly! Thanks so much for staying with us and teaching us how to navigate the various conditions, you guys. That was so nice of you, and we sure learned a lot. Mountain biking is sure hard, but fun!

I will definitely come out again.

Alexx XOXO
Comment by DY on May 4, 2010 at 7:43am
Thanks Jeff, Peter, Rob and Greg for helping.
Comment by Jeff N on May 4, 2010 at 1:33pm
Alex, Mel and Trish, you guys rock! Awesome to see you first timers game to try, to ride everything and come out giggling and smiling. You all graduate from beginner to advanced!
Thanks for setting up these nights Peter, and great to see Dan and Greg on mtbikes.
Rob you did great on the crossbike!

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