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Cavalry MTB Club

A club for mountain bike riders.

Cavalry MTB Club

  • Grade level:6-12
  • Meeting Times:Wednesdays at 3:10 pm
  • Location:Old Log Cabin, Room H
  • Seasons:Fall & Spring
  • Notice:Bikes can be locked on the trailer beside the Music Palace before school.
  • Advisors:Eric Heil

Club Mission

The Cavalry MTB Club promotes the enjoyment of soaring through wooded domains atop mechanical marvels.

Events & Topics

We ride weekly on Wednesdays.  Topics covered include:

  • bike maintenance
  • proper helmet use
  • braking
  • climbing
  • descending
  • attack position
  • jumping
  • cornering
  • manuals

Skills & Benefits

Club members will learn how to maintain and safely operate their bicycles.  We will go on weekly rides in the Cabin John Park and, as experience builds, we will visit other nearby trails such as Schaffer Farms, Lake Fairfax and Muddy Branch.

Additional Resources

All riders should bring a bike and helmet.  Carrying a spare tube and patch kit is recommended.