MORCA News

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for October 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our October Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. MORCA_BoardSummary_20181001 Upcoming events…. October 6—TAKMBD (note—a great success with roughly 100 registered kids plus parents, read more…

Election for 2019 Board

Hi MORCA members.  It’s that time of year again.  We need to elect our board for 2019.  If you are a current IMBA member with MORCA chosen as your primary chapter then please complete the ballot at this link: MORCA_Election_2018 and email it, snail mail it or bring it to the general member meeting on November 5th read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for September 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our September Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. MORCA_BoardSummary_20180827 Upcoming events…. September 5—MORCA BBQ at Twilight Ride hosted by Custom Sheds; Darius to read more…

Nominations open for the MORCA board!!!

MORCA Board nominations are now open to the membership. Please nominate a member in good standing that you feel will help with the growth of our club and mission…OR volunteer yourself. Please remit nominations to secretary@morcamtb.org by October 1, 2018. Please be sure to check with the person you nominated – that they are willing read more…

State of Mountain Biking Survey

Please take a moment to take this survey. It will assist IMBA and other mountain-bike advocacy groups and communities to better understand the current state of Mountain Biking. Understanding the current state of Mountain Biking!!!

Monthly MORCA trail work this Saturday August 18th!!!

MORCA Trail crew leaders will be leading trail work this Saturday August 18th to trim trails 24 and 63 on the bluff east of the Bunkers. We’ll be re-establishing the trail corridor (trimming brush). We will meet at 8th Avenue and Gigling Road and plan to car pool from there leaving at 9 AM and read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for August!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our August Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. MORCA_BoardSummary_20180730 Upcoming events…. August 4—Cascade Creampuff, Fritter and Doughnut Hole – Oakridge OR (ride or read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for July 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our July Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180709 Upcoming events…. Mid-July—Latino Conservation Week: FOCP ride on July 14 at 10 AM and read more…

Monthly MORCA trail work this Saturday June 16th

MORCA Trail crew leaders will be leading trail work this Saturday June 16th to trim trails 17 and 23 west of Addington Rd. Depending on crew size, we may run the DR mower on trails 20 & 51. We will meet at 8th Avenue and Gigling Road and plan to car pool from there leaving read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for June 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our June Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180604 Upcoming events…. May 19 – Old Cabin Classic – MORCA often volunteers for kids read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for May 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our May Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180507 Upcoming events…. May 19 – Old Cabin Classic – MORCA often volunteers for kids read more…

MORCA Helps Monterey County Parks Sign Trails

MORCA uses $17,900 funds gained via a grant from the Monterey Peninsula Foundation to assist Monterey County Parks with over 24 miles of Trail Signage. Twenty-three volunteers from MORCA and County Parks Staff worked together, May 6th and 7th, and completed Phase I of a much needed trail signing project in what is known to read more...

Pay it Forward Day

It's Pay it Forward Day and MORCA is prepping to head out for some trail work.  Working the trails is something they do every month, but how cool is it that their trail work day landed during such a great initiative? After a little caffeine boost to get the blood flowing, the crew heads out read more...

From the Booth at Sea Otter Classic

Booth 243!  That’s where you could find MORCA at the 2018 Sea Otter Classic.  Members rotated in and out and it’s where we found results of our racers!  Notably, Henrietta, who took 5thin her category for the Enduro.  Ladies Dawn, Jodie, and Lisa were in on the SRAM ladies ride, while Nicki ripped it up read more...

Mountain bikers support Toro Park trail system

The Monterey Off-Road Cycling Association (MORCA) is the non-profit organization that serves as the voice of responsible mountain bicyclists in Monterey County. We support the County RMA staff’s recommendation to have a multi-user trail system at Toro Park similar to the Fort Ord National Monument, which has a culture of proper trail etiquette and friendly, read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from April 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our April Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180402 Upcoming events…. April 8 thru June 3—Little Bella camps for girls, Toro Park (may read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from March 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our March Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! Summary of MORCA Board Meeting March 5 2018 Upcoming events…. March 17 – Volunteer Trail read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from February 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our February Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180205 Upcoming events…. February 17 – Volunteer Trail Work Day March 17 – Volunteer Trail read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from January 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our January Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180108 Upcoming events…. January 13 – 9 AM to 1 PM, director’s review of SWOT read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from December 2017!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our December Board Meeting. There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer! MORCA_BriefBoardSummary_20171204 Upcoming events…. January 1—New Year’s Ride, 9:30 AM at 8th and Gigling January 8 read more…