Trails for Wales: It’s Time to Act

In 2015 the Welsh Government consulted with the general public on the possibility of reforming access to the countryside – and a campaign by OpenMTB and Cycling UK saw more than 4,000 cyclists send messages of support for increased access, a stunning result considering there were fewer than 5,800 responses in total. The Welsh Government … Read more

Waymarkers: Ted Liddle of Tyne Valley MTB Cycling Club

Ted Liddle

If you’ve had any involvement in MTB advocacy then you will be interested to read how OpenMTB North East contact Ted Liddle tackles this thorny issue. Ted is the chairman of Tyne Valley Mountain Bike Cycling Club and the driving force behind the Sandstone Way multi-day route. He’s been kind enough to tell us about … Read more

Ride Sheffield and Peak District MTB team up for The Advocacy Files

advocacy files

We all know that the Peak District and the Sheffield area are hotbeds of high-quality MTB advocacy – and part of the reason we know this is that Ride Sheffield and Peak District MTB both do a great job of letting us all know what they get up to. And now the groups have worked … Read more