Snow Run Enduro – postponed due to snow. Leonard’s Loop Hare Scrambles postponed from March 29 to September 27th due to excessive snow. Steerage Rock Twister: Junior Enduro, Pee Wee and Vintage postponed from April 25 to May 23 due to Supercross conflict. Many of this event’s workers are attending the Supercross race. Download the updated 2015 NETRA Schedule
Just a quick note to clear up any confusion on two great events directed at the youth of our NETRA family.
April 11 – Pee Wee Clinic – One day event – Thomaston Dam
This event has been tailored for the mini racers out there! It is meant to prepare young riders for the Pee Wee series. This is NOT a a “learn to ride a dirt bike” clinic. Below are some more details
Ages 5-11 (12 if…
NETRA is pleased to announce that the Junior line in our Championship Hare Scramble Series is back! You can find the criteria for this class in our 2015 Rule Book. This class was once one of NETRA’s most prestigious classes recognized throughout the country and where some of NETRA’s best riders began.
The Junior Class will have numbers 600 – 699 with blue backgrounds and yellow numbers.
We look forward to seeing this class on the front line of the…
Here is the message from the Snow Run Trail Boss.
After much discussion at our meeting last night we have decided to cancel the Snow Run until summer. The weather forecast says 40 degrees with freezing rain to rain then freezing rain for Sunday, cold temps in the beginning of next week, with a possible snow storm at the end of next week. It would be a lot of work in a short period of time just to…
The NETRA Competition Committee has voted to approve the rules for the Championship Vintage Series. Follow the link below to review them. Get those old bikes ready!
Mark Placek of the Berkshire Trail Riders presents “Grants from the Federal Highway Administration – Recreational Trails Programs”
The Recreational Trails Program (RTP) provides funds to the States to develop and maintain recreational trails and trail-related facilities for both non-motorized and motorized recreational trail uses. The RTP is an assistance program of the Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
Learn more using the slide show below.
The Berkshire Trail Riders Association (BTR) are pleased to announce that the Fire Departments of Granville, Blandford, Sandisfield, Tolland and Pine Meadows have been awarded grants from BTR ranging from $750 to $1000. The Grants will be used to purchase Emergency Rescue equipment such as Safety Harnesses, Response Bags and Off-Road Extraction equipment.
Over the past 15 years the Berkshire Trail Riders Association has donated over $46,000 to both local and national charity organizations alike, including…
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!
Upcoming EventsApr11SatApr12Sun8:30 am Dam Fun Ride @ Thomaston DamDam Fun Ride @ Thomaston DamApr 12 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 amCome spend the day riding the trails at the Thomaston Dam at your own leisure! Bring your friends, kids, and racing buddies. Courses will be arrowed for Easy, Intermediate and Expert Only! Check-In: 8:30 AM Safety Clinic at mandatory riders meeting Riders of all ages/abilities welcome! Marked courses (beginner to expert) Course Marshalls throughout trails No motorcycle or ATV registration or required Fee is $15/rider NETRA membership required and will be available at sign-up. Parent/GuardianApr17FriApr19Sun