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Next Event: Sat & Sun May  20 & 21, 2017

The "Suspender Nationals"

Byrd's Adventure Center, Ozark, AR

The "Suspender Nationals" is where the club recognizes long-time NEOTT club members who have passed.  

Wear suspenders for Eddie Garner and\or Bultaco gear for Larry Hobkirk.

Note the 2017 SLAP Dual Sport Rally is going on the same weekend so if you need an RV spot make your reservations in advance with Byrd's.  More SLAP rally info is here for those doing SLAP one day and trials the next.

Seven good reasons you should own a trials bike.

What class should you ride (humor)?

Youtube video - Guy "Airtime" Cooper on trials.

2017 Schedule - must attend 7 out of 11 to qualify for year-end awards

1. Feb 19th @Grand Lake, OK

2. Mar 19th @Grand Lake, OK (gate trial)

3\4. May 20\21 @Byrds Adv Center, AR

5. Jun 4 @App Bay, OK

6. Sep 10 @Peru, KS (AVTA hosted)

7\8. Sep 30\Oct 1 @Peru, KS (AVTA hosted)

9\10.  Oct 14\15 @Fry Lake, OK Sooner Cup (TACO hosted)

11. Nov 5 @Wildcat Ranch, AR

If someone wants to organize something in Jul, Aug or Dec let a club officer know.

Other Events of Interest

  • Dec 11th : Almosta Race Pre-Ride
  • Jan 1, 2017 : Almosta Race
  • April 1 & 2: AMA Nationals - NTX Trials - Palo Duro Canyon, TX
  • April 8 & 9 : AMA Nationals - AVTA - Peru, KS
  • July 29 & 30 : FIM World Round - CAT - Kingman, AZ (7,000' altitude)
  • Aug 19 & 20 : UTE Cup - RMTA - TBD

NEOTT - Pics from Grand Lake Feb 2017

NEOTT - 2017 News

2017 Club Officers:

- Kevin Kight, President\Treasurer

- Josh Evans, Vice President

- Eldon Malone, Co-Treasurer

- Pat Gwin, Secretary

- Chris Shellenberger, Officer at Large

Non-voting roles:

- Equipment Manager(s), Todd D, Todd P and Chris S

- Membership Coordinator, Todd Phillips

Quick Notes from the club meeting - all the details are here

- Members must make 7 of 11 to qualify for year-end awards

- Members entry fees $20\event or buy a season pass at $15\event

- Non-member entry is $25 

- Club will return to riding on property that only requires a waiver to ride.

- No JITT format in 2017

- Two, count 'em, Two Gate Trials this year.

- Club agreed to contribute $100 to RiderDown.org

- Tether switches will be required in 2017. 

NEOTT - November at Wildcat Ranch Photos

NEOTT - 2-Day Trial May 21 & 22, 2016
"The Suspender Nationals"

Great Team Photo prior to Saturday's Ride

NEOTT - Video Training Series - Learn to Ride

Cody Webb on how riding trials helped him for Enduro-Cross.

Here  are some fun trials training videos from the guys down under to help you get ready for the second half of the season.   A good place to start is how to balance on a trials bike.   Humor: The Evolution of Trials Riders

Here is a nice 5 minute intro to Trials Video done by Alan Shirley during his visit to Australia.

Or go retro and learn old school with Mick Andrews
Jon Stoodley's "Letter from America" on Trials Guru

Maybe you are a dirt bike guy or gal thinking about trials ... check this DirtRider article out.

Also here is a Dirt Rider video of some Moto-X guys learning to ride trials bikes from 10-time National Champ and GasGas rep Geoff Aaron.