Womens 3hr MTB Challenge

All Abilities
Women Only
Girls Only
Family Friendly
Coffee Van
Free parking

An Event Just for the Ladies. Ride it or Race it this event is packed full of fun for all levels of mtb rider in fun, safe and inclusive atmosphere

About Event

Back for its 4th year, the Bendigo Women's & Girls MTB Challenge is all about having fun in a safe a supportive atmosphere. 

With 3 ride options the event is designed to offer something for all level of mountain bike rider from the Beginner to More experienced.  With the emphasis on fun you can ride it or race it, go solo or with a mate, dress up, bring our family and make a real day of it.

The event runs for 3 hours (for adults riders) & 2 hours (for juniors and beginners) and the aim is to ride as many laps of the designated course as you like.  Challenge yourself and ride the full time or take it easy and have a break each lap.  In a pair you ride and your partner alternate your laps.

Go Long is for the more experienced rider or those that what a challenge comprising the blue and green loop of a distance of approx 4.5km. 

Go Short is for those that want to skip the climb and ride a shorter distance. Comprising of just the green loop for a distance of approx 4km.

Just for Laughs is strictly beginner and those that may have never put rubber to dirt. With a cruise up the 4wd track to the dam, you get a taste for some cruisy single track back down to the event village.

Dirt Squirts - the event opener, dirt squirt girls 4-8years will be zooming around the community loop showing us adults how to do it. Distance approx 1km.


Go Long - Solo, Pairs & Ebike

Go Short - Solo, Pairs, Mother/Daughter, Junior (8-14yrs) Solo or Pairs.

Just for Laughs - Solo only.

Dirt Squirts - 4-8yrs

Event Time:

9am - 3pm (Racing 10am-1.30pm)


Adults $30, Juniors $20, Dirt Squirts $5

This event is supported by Auscycling as a 'come & try' event so no licenses are required.

Event Details