Galloway Hillbillies Bike Club
In support of mental health matters.
Time to talk
Gravel Ride Thursday 2nd Feb 2023
A leisurely Gravel ride with plenty of opportunity to chat. Two.distances of approximately 10 and 20 miles leaving from the Riverside carpark Newton Stewart at 1830. All welcome come dressed appropriately for the weather with lights including tail light and a helmet.
Scottish Cycling affiliated Galloway Hillbillies Bike Club, based at Kirroughtree trail centre, is an inclusive bike club run by local volunteers with a vision to introduce, encourage and support as many people of all ages and abilities onto bikes and into the outdoors while improving on their physical fitness and looking after their mental health.
As a club we organise family friendly but competitive events as well as weekly ride outs at the world class Kirroughtree trail centre. The Hillbillies event team have been running their duathlon event in May of every year since 2014 and their ever increasing in popularity kirroughtree ten event in August each year.
The club are currently training a number of people upto level 2 coaching and will in the very near future be offering free coaching sessions for all members.
Membership is free for those under 18 years of age with a small fee of £20 for those 18 and over.
Please follow us on facebook for the latest updates.
Tuesday Night Rides
Tuesday Night Ride Out every week, we usually meet at 6.45 to head out 7.00 from Kirroughtree trail head car park.
Every so often the venue or times change, the best way to keep up is by joining the Galloway Hillbilly Facebook Group.