Events

UPCOMING EVENTS (details below):

Help

We need a few volunteers to make all these things work out.  If you can help us with one of them, email us.  [email protected]

June 7-9  Bump N Grind

June 13th, 20th, and 27th Ladies Night Ride

June 15th Volunteer Appreciation Ride and Cookout

June 15th Ladies Ride and Learn

June 19th Lightning and Tails Shuttle day.  (free to members)

June 29th Trail Work Day at Tannehill

July 6 Iron Maiden

July 10th Lightning and Tails Shuttle day.  (free to members)

July 14th Upduro 1 (free to members)

July 17th and 24th Jort Track Races (free to members)

July 21 Tour de Cahaba

Oct 4  Sorba Conference

Oct 5 Bump Fall Festival

Oct 19 Bike A Thon

Nov 16 Oak Ass Epic

Become a member to take part in the member’s only events

Volunteer Appreciation Ride and Cookout

We’ll meet at the Beaver pavilion near flip slide at 10:00 and do a 10ish mile ride around the North Lakes area following by a cookout at the pavilion. We’re working on reserving some kayaks and paddle boards for the afternoon as well. Hope to see you there.

Tannehill Trail Work Day

Join us at Tannehill State Park Saturday June 29th for our monthly work day. Meet at the Collins House at 8 am. We have all the tools, just show up. As always food and beverages provided after. We’ll ride after.

Ladies Ride and Learn

Starting at 9am ladies’ only beginner ride and learn. We’re hitting the trails to focus on skills building, one trail at a time.
WHERE: Oak Mountain State Park, South Trailhead- Meet at the BUMP shed near the vending machine. Come ready to gain confidence, grow skills, and connect with other awesome ladies. We’ll tackle the beginner-friendly challenges of the Lake Trail or Rattlesnake (approx. 5 miles), so gear up and let’s ride together!
WHAT YOU’LL NEED: A bike, helmet, and water. Feel free to bring optional gear like a full-face helmet, elbow pads, and knee pads for added comfort and safety

Shuttle Day

We are bringing back the monthly shuttle days from 5-7 pm on the camp road. Shuttle will be free to BUMP members and cost $39 (the same as BUMP Membership) for all others. Please print and bring waiver with you. There is parking at the archery range so don’t block the gate or the bike lanes.

Jort Track Races

Short Track race of our Member’s Social Events series! These fun, laid back events are awesome ways to mix your ride up some while hanging out fellow BUMP friends.

Stop by the South Trailhead to sign in and drop off your waiver before heading over to Camp Tranquility Rd. The race will be a mass start beginning at the gate of Camp Tranquility, running up and turning onto Slingshot. Race across Slingshot and back down to the gate via Seven Bridges! RACE STARTS AT 6pm.

Jorts preferred, but not necessary.

Ladies Night Ride

Rolling at 6pm (plan to arrive early for any pre ride prep)
Must park at the STH at OM
Must have lights (both handlebar and helmet preferred)
Must have helmet
Bring a waterbottle
Optional (Indiv preference)- knee pads, elbow pads
Look for Tamie and Meagan when you get there…will gather up before we ride in the parking lot in front of the bump shed

Iron Maiden

The board will be entering a team for Iron Maiden at Tannehill again this year.  Come race or cheer us on.

Tour de Cahaba

We’ll be working the support stations for this again this year.  We’ll need a hand full of volunteers for setup, tear down, and beverage distribution.

Sorba Conference 

This year we’ll be hosting the Sorba Fall Conference at Pelham Civic Complex.  We’ll share a link when ticket go on sale for anyone interested in attending.  We’ll need a few volunteers to help with setup and lead group rides later in the day.

Bump Fall Festival

Mark your calendar for this.  We’ll be running shuttles most of the day and plan on having food and a band in the evening.  More details will be available as we get closer to the event.