Six years within the making and funded by the native biking group, the all-new, all-ability Fort William Bike Park might be formally opened on the 2nd August.
Coinciding with the 2023 UCI Biking World Championships the occasion will characteristic an opportunity for everybody to experience the observe, enter competitions and watch professional riders present us the way it’s completed.
“Our purpose is to assemble and run a world class Pump Monitor, BMX/Skate Park and Pushbike Trials facility within the Fort William space.” – Lochaber Wheel Sports activities Society
Made doable by the campaigning and dedication from native biking teams, native companies and with help from Creating Mountain Biking Scotland this new web site options 265m of quick feature-rich asphalt pump observe and an 85m objective constructed adaptive observe.
During the last 12 weeks Velosolutions has taken a clean canvas and turned it into a spot for the area people to study to cycle and to advance their confidence and abilities. The adaptive observe creates a possibility for the youngest in society to study to steadiness and experience in a secure atmosphere while additionally offering an opportunity for these with mobility challenges to train and be part of the biking group.
With a number of standout signature Velosolutions options with enormous clean berms, lengthy straights and switch strains, the pump observe itself is a playground for each the younger and previous. It has been designed to be progressive for each capability.
This mission has been made doable by £500,000 of funding that has been acquired from a spread of organisations and has already began to fulfill a variety of social targets throughout the Fort William group.
Be part of the motion on the twond August from 2pm for a enjoyable packed afternoon with driving, meals, prizes and giveaways.