About the Club

The Southland Mountain Bike Club members are active in all mountain biking disciplines, trail building and social riding. As a Club we organise club rides and events around Southland. There are excellent tracks at Sandy Point, Bluff, Gore and Te Anau.


  • June 2022

Womens Ride - Every Tuesday 6pm at the Sandy Point Carpark

​​​​​​​Saturday 25th2 Tyre Tracks and Hire & Wensleys Cycles 4 & 8hr Enduro.

  • July 2022

Womens Ride - Every Tuesday 6pm at the Sandy Point Carpark

Sunday 3rd - H&J Outdoor Winter Series Sandy Point - Round 3

Tuesday 12th – Southland Mountain Bike Club Monthly Meeting 7.30pm at Kelvin Hotel Board room

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13th June

2 Tyre Tracks and Hire & Wensleys Cycles 4 & 8hr Enduro.

Saturday 25th June. 

With support from The Factory BreweryiHire & Mocka Rocka. Entries close Tuesday 21st.

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Southland Mountain Bike Club Memberships 2021-22.

These were due as of 1st April if you were a member last year you will have received an email to rejoin, use that link as it should have all your info, otherwise Click Here to Join up. If you want to join Hokinui MTB Club as well or instead Click Here

2022 H&J Outdoor XC Winter Series

We had the 2nd race in the Outdoor at H&J Smith Winter series on the 8th May. 134 riders competed in cold dry conditions.

Congrats to overall winners Ben Frantz & Mary Jowett.

Spot prize winners are Matilda Vincent, Harpur Shayler, Kayne Borrie, Waine Harding, Logan Hammond & William Horrell. If you call in and see the friendly team at Outdoor at H&J Smith they will fix you up with a prize. Results now online

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Bluff XC Trail Open

The Trails on Bluff Hill have had some much-needed attention. The team at Dirt Dynamics have worked to reshape, improve drainage and gravel the existing Blue Loop.

Avoid if really wet as they will still need a bit of time to settle.

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Weekly organised rides include:

Tuesday 6pm – Ladies Mountainbike club rides at Sandy Point check out Facebook for details.

2022 SKODA National School MTB Championships

The 2022 SKODA National School MTB Championships will be held in Bluff, hosted by Southland MTB Club from 13-16 October.

The event will take place at Bluff Hill and will include Cross Country, Cross Country Relay, Enduro and Downhill events.

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Southland Secondary School XC Champs

We are looking at around the 17th September. Date to be advised.This will be a great warm up for the NZ champs in October

 Registration 1pm racing from 2pm

Entry is $20 which includes a Southland MTB Club Membership. Existing member $10.(club members will receive a discount code)

Open to Y7 to Y13 Boys & Girls Category u13 u15 u17 u19 Age taken as of the 31st of December.

Online entries only Click Here