• New for 2015: Vintage Racing Championship Series
  • Riding opportunities for all ages!
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2014 NETRA Expo and Awards Banquet

The 2014 NETRA Expo and Awards Banquet page has been released. You can now reserve your hotel rooms, request your jacket, and purchase your banquet tickets. Details will be updated as they become available. The Berkshire Trail Riders have a great event planned. Check back often for updates on the Expo and banquet.

Visit the 2014 NETRA Expo and Awards Banquet page.

 

 



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2015 Schedule Announced

NETRA is pleased to announce the 2015 riding and racing schedule. With 79 different events, including the inaugural 12 round Vintage Racing series, there is sure to be excellent racing and riding for all. Mark your calendars, replace that top end, buy a route sheet holder, fix up the “old iron”, and hit the gym. We look forward to providing you another great season of riding in New England and New York!



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NETRA Announces new Vintage Racing Series

The NETRA Competition Committee has voted in favor of a Championship Vintage Hare Scrambles series for 2015! A Vintage Competition subcommittee, comprised of five long-time NETRA members and vintage fanatics, has been created to define the classes and rules for this exciting new series.

This series is going to give New England and New York a 12 round vintage series built by people that eat, sleep, live and breath vintage off-road!  All vintage races will be…



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Riders’ Choice Award

Thank you for participating in the 2014 season. Now it’s time to recognize the hard work of all the NETRA clubs and trail bosses.

Log into the NETRA Administration website here http://admin.netra.org/member. You will be presented with a voting form for Best Enduro, Hare Scrambles, Junior Enduro and Pee Wee.

If you have never set up a NETRA user account use this link: http://admin.netra.org/member/firstlogin

If you forgot your user name and/or password use this…



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Year End Awards – Jackets

Congratulations on your successful 2014 racing season!

If you believe you will be receiving a year end award this year, please fill out the request form completely by December 10, 2014.

 



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Innovation Offroad Interview: Ben Kelley

Read an interview with New England’s own Ben Kelley: Innovation Offroad IO Interview: Ben Kelley – Innovation Offroad



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30 Years and Still No Trails

By: Russell MacIntyre
Member of the NETRA Board of Directors

Election day has come and gone.  Finally the robo-calls and nasty TV ads are behind us. In Connecticut we have re-elected Gov. Malloy who in 2013 vetoed a law that would have forced the DEEP to provide trails for ORV use. The future for ORV trails in CT is bleak at best.

Back in the mid 1980’s the CT legislature passed a law that required the DEEP (back then…



John Kelley battles the #1 competitor: dust.

ISDE 2014 – Dust claims riders

The competition at the 2014 ISDE in San Juan Argentina is not other riders, it is deep sand and unrelenting dust. Only the first few riders have a clear shot of the course. Others must battle clouds of silty dust making it nearly impossible to pass slower riders. The dust claimed dozens of riders handing out DNFs to some of the best and veteran ISDE riders. Unfortunately that fate was delivered to one of our…



Ben airs it out to a 6th place overall finish in the C2 class on Day 1.

ISDE 2014 – On route to Gold

John rolls into the Team USA check. John sits at 4th overall in the C3 class.

John and Ben Kelley had great finishes for Day 1 at the 2014 International Six Days Enduro in San Juan, Argentina. John is in 4th place in the C3 class and Ben sits in 6th in…



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Jack Frost Fun Ride this weekend!

Don’t forget the second annual Jack Frost Family Turkey Run this Sunday, November 2nd. Last year’s inaugural event was a huge success and enjoyed by all. This year promises to be even better! A designated one mile Pee Wee/Beginner loop, eight miles of fun rideable trails for all, and a few extra loops for advanced/expert riders.

The best part is the Chili and Stew contest.  Bring a large pot and ride for free! For…