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Jobs fill your pocket, adventures fill your soul. Take that sweet ride you have and see what it’s made of. Join us for a variety of guided trips, group rides, clinics, and events throughout the year. Registration is limited, sign up today!

FIND OUT WHERE TO RIDE WITH US.

Flat Tire Co. plans a variety of destination riding trips and local group rides. Contact us for detailed information, we’d love to have you join us!


Free Cyclocross Clinic
Sep
28
5:00 PM17:00

Free Cyclocross Clinic

This is a free clinic focused on introducing the sport of cyclocross. We recommend you bring a cyclocross, gravel, or mountain bike. You want to remove your bottle cages. We will cover fundamentals of the sport. The clinic will last an hour. Please join us at Lynch Field at 5pm Saturday the 28th.

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Adventure Night Ride
Sep
13
7:00 PM19:00

Adventure Night Ride

Join us for our first fall 2019 adventure night ride, it's gonna be a full moon. Helmet and mountain bike required. You are going to want to bring a light that mounts to your handle bars and one that mounts to your helmet. We will have some lights you can borrow. Hit us up if you need one.

This will be a mixed surface ride predominantly made up by single track, double track, and gravel. Ride will last around two hours. This is a no drop ride, all ages and fitness levels welcome.

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Flat Tire Co. Kids Camp
Jul
26
to Jul 28

Flat Tire Co. Kids Camp

THE DEAL

The Flat Tire Co. staff is excited to offer our first children’s program in July of 2019. This is a three day camp focused on helping increase kids confidence, skills, and love for riding mountain bikes.

AGENDA

DATES: Friday., July 26 to Sun., July 28

LENGTH: 3 days, 1 night.

COST: $350 per camper, with discounts on siblings.

SATURDAY NIGHT CAMPING: We can provide a tent if needed. Please send them with a sleeping bag, pillow, and pad.

Parents are welcome to join in on our weekend adventure, let us know if you are interested.

CAMP AGES: 7-13

MEETING TIME & LOCATION: 9am at Bike Shop Friday and Saturday morning. Kids will be shuttled by instructors or you are welcome to join us!

WHAT IS INCLUDED FOR YOUR CHILD

- Flat Tire Co. water bottle and shirt

- Snacks (fruit, granola bars, pretzels, goldfish, water, juice)

- Downhill Bike Park Pass: Friday

- Big Bear Pass: Saturday- Sunday

- Meals Saturday: lunch and dinner

- Meals Sunday: breakfast and lunch

- Daily transportation to and from ride venues

- Professional guides and instructors

WHAT YOUR CHILD NEEDS

- Helmet

- Full Face Helmet (rentals available)

- Bicycle (rentals available)

- Knee + Elbow Pads (rentals available)

- Backpack

- Daily change of clothing

- Swimwear

- Extra Shoes

- Packed Lunch (Friday)

- Sleep wear, sleeping bag, pad, pillow (Saturday)


OH THE PLACES YOU’LL GO.


FRIDAY- OHIOPYLE

Today we will practice gearing up, braking, shifting, and body position. Upon arriving we will set up an obstacle course and play games focused on the fundamentals. After lunch we will take time to apply skills and focus on balance using bridges, skinnies, and bike games.

We will talk about uphill and downhill riding and how to ride safer and faster. We will see obstacles including: logs, roots, and rocks. Children interested will have the opportunity to see and do drops (1/2 ft - 2 ft high).

SATURDAY- BIG BEAR DAY

Drop the kids off by 9am or meet us to join for a day of riding at Big Bear!!! Once we arrive staff will set up camp while we have a short bike maintenance clinic and snack. Today we will practice applying skills in a single track setting. Following our ride children will be taken to the water park on premise. We will end the afternoon with a campers menu of hot dogs, grilled cheese, moon pies, and smores. If your child has any dietary restrictions please let us know.

SUNDAY - BIG BEAR DAY

Wake up Sunrise. Some cowboy coffee for the adults. Camp kitchen breakfast of bacon, eggs, and toast. Today we will focus on a longer ride. Ride preparation and the fundamentals of riding single track. Before we depart campers can participate in mini-golf. We will eat lunch before departing, see at the shop for pick up.

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Summer Swap: Parts Swap + Rides
Jul
20
8:00 AM08:00

Summer Swap: Parts Swap + Rides

Bring your old parts and bikes! Free parts swap in the parking lot along with some group rides. Should be a fun time for all!

JAM ACTIVITIES
Swap: 10am to 6pm
Dad Bod Ride: 8am - mountain bike
Group Road Ride: 8am - road or gravel bike
Kids Ride: Noon
Skills Challenge + Parking Lot Races: 6pm

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Mountain Creek Trip
Jun
28
to Jun 30

Mountain Creek Trip

  • Mountain Creek Bike Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us at Mountain Creek Bike Park at the end of June. These trails are some of the best you’ll find on the East Coast. All with a full 1,040 feet of vertical serviced by a high speed open air gondola. Expect rocky and rugged technical trails, rolling flow zones and more than 60 jumps and features. It's gonna be rowdy.

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Ohiopyle Bike Demo + Group Rides
Jun
9
10:30 AM10:30

Ohiopyle Bike Demo + Group Rides

The Season Kick Off Party & Membership Drive is back! Join us on Sunday, June 9 and experience all that Ohiopyle has to offer!

THE PARTY STARTS AT 10AM

Group Rides
Demo Bikes from Flat Tire Co. Bike Shop
Bike Raffle - Win a 2019 Kona Mahuna!
Beer & Social hours at the Wilderness Voyageurs Pavilion

More details coming soon!

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Pisgah Spring Trip
Apr
8
to Apr 14

Pisgah Spring Trip

Let us show you the ropes. Five days of guided riding and exploring the awesomeness of The Pisgah. Trip includes daily breakfast and lunch. Shuttle services for rides. A “glamping” style sleeping arrangement. Twin beds for everyone.

Start your day off with morning yoga and join us for up to two rides daily. Need a rest day? Join our hiking or local scene guides as they lead daily adventures.

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Windrock Bike Park Trip
Mar
8
to Mar 12

Windrock Bike Park Trip

Windrock Park has East Tennessee’s best downhill mountain bike course and some amazing cross-country trails. The trails are all aggressive and rated difficult to extreme. This trip is geared towards intermediate to expert riders. Trails are steep, rocky and have technical descents with many trail features such as natural and man-made drops and jumps.

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