October 2015 eNews

IMBA CANADA NEWSLETTER

IMBA CANADA ENEWS - October 2015

IN THIS E-NEWSLETTER

  • Canadian Kids Hit the Trails
  • BC Mountain Bikers Talk Tourism
  • Apply for a 2016 Trail Care Crew Visit
  • Support the IMBA Canada Trail Fund
  • Thank you Corporate Members
  • Blog + Events

CANADIAN KIDS HIT THE TRAILS FOR TAKE A KID MOUNTAIN BIKING DAY

Saturday, October 3, 2015 marks the twelfth annual celebration of Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day, presented by IMBA Canada and MEC. More than 1,500 Canadian kids will hit the trails at one of 37 registered events, thanks to clubs, parks, youth groups and families across Canada. Find an event near you, or simply take a kid riding!

We want to hear about your TAKMBD: Share your photos and stories on social media by tagging @IMBACanada and #TAKMBD.

TAKMBD web pages now available in French thanks to provincial partner Vélo Québec.     +More

BC MOUNTAIN BIKERS TALK TOURISM

Experts, advocates and stakeholders will gather this weekend in Williams Lake, BC for the 2015 BC Mountain Bike Tourism Symposium. IMBA Canada's own Trail Care Crew will be hosting a pre-symposium workshop, and will be joining delegates to share insights and knowledge about how to progress toward a more sustainable and vibrant mountain bike tourism sector.

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2016 TRAIL CARE CREW APPLICATION PERIOD NOW OPEN

What do Hinton, AB; Durham, ON; Kouchibouguac National Park, NB and New Denver, BC all have in common? They were all recipients of an IMBA Canada Trail Care Crew visit in 2015!

IMBA Canada affiliated bike clubs, local trail groups, and land management agencies are invited to apply for a 2016 visit between now and November 1, 2015. Active organizations should not miss this opportunity to learn about sustainable trail building and design, club growth, and community trails development. + More

The TCC has been busy this season -- Check out their blog entries below!

SUPPORT THE CANADIAN TRAIL FUND

Our mission: To ensure Canada is home to a strong and vibrant mountain biking community, riding a world class network of mountain bike trails.

Help us shape the future of mountain biking in Canada by donating to IMBA Canada's Trail Fund -- Plus get a FREE limited edition T-Shirt, to show your support!

THANK YOU NEW & RENEWING CORPORATE MEMBERS!

Thanks to the generous donations from these, and other corporate members, IMBA Canada is able strengthen the work of mountain bike communities across Canada!

  • Pinkbike.com / Trailforks: Trailforks is a trail management & mapping platform for trail associations, builders & riders developed by top mountain bike website Pinkbike.com. Check out the Canadian mountain bike trail stats on imbacanada.com, compliments of Trailforks!
  • Sacred Rides Mountain Bike Adventures: Ranked “#1 Mountain Bike Tour Operator on Earth” by National Geographic Adventure, and "Best Mountain Bike Outfitter" by Outside Magazine, 2014, Sacred Rides will set you up on the ride of a lifetime!

+Join our list of corporate supporters

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