The below are Mandatory and Recommended items for participation in the MTB program.
Recommended items are highly encouraged for a higher degree of safety and/or convenience.
 
Mandatory Items
  • ASTM or ANSI certified Bike Helmet. This will have a Consumer Product Safety Commision (CPSC) sticker inside. (Helmets must be serviceable and in good repair!)
  • Sunglasses or clear sport eye protective glasses
  • Geared Mountain Bike w/ front suspension. Bikes can have full suspension, but are not necessary.
  • Spare inner tube (two is optimal) that fits your size of tires
  • Tire Levers
  • Seat pack to carry, repair items
  • Bke specific Water Bottle(s)
  • Sneakers or Bike specific shoes
 Recommended Items
  • Bike gloves- These can be short or full finger
  • Small transportable pump or CO2 cartridge inflator
  • Bike Multi-Tool
  • Camelbak or similar small hydration backpack
  • Cycling jersey and bike shorts
  • Bike shoes w/ clipless pedals

Other "Nice to Have Items"

  • Cycling Computer. Garmins are the most widely used cycling computer.