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NEMBA Access Raffle 2008

October 14, 2008 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

The New England Mountain Bike Association (NEMBA) is holding their annual raffle, which offers a chance to win some awesome prizes, with the proceeds going to NEMBA’s Trail Grant Program… Read more

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That Dam Ride

October 11, 2008 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

The Rails to Trails Act of 1983 may rank as the best thing to happen to American cycling in the last 25 years. Technically section 8(d) of the National Trails… Read more

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Bikes Belong Awards $33,000 in Grants

September 12, 2008 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

Bikes Belong has announced four grants that will help construct community paths in Pennsylvania, Minnesota, and Oklahoma—and build some beautiful Colorado singletrack. Centre Region Bicycle Coalition–Musser Gap Greenway (State College,… Read more

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Monarch Crest Trail Celebration

August 26, 2008 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

To celebrate National Public Lands Day the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA), Continental Divide Trail Alliance (CDTA), U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and Salida Mountain Trails group are coordinating a massive… Read more

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Conventions Bike Project

August 5, 2008 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

Delegates, party officials, and the national media attending at the Democratic and Republican national conventions later this year will have the opportunity to borrow free loaner bikes to use during… Read more

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Penn State Mountain Bike Survey

July 12, 2008 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

Andrew Purrington and Harry Zinn of Penn State University—Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Management—are conducting a study of mountain bikers’ perceptions of trail access. They need mountain bikers to… Read more

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IMBA Summit, June 18-21, 2008

June 23, 2008 Maurice Tierney 0

The IMBA Summit is the biannual international gathering of mountain bike advocates, this year held in lovely Park City, Utah. With around 350 advocates in attendance, it’s a virtual who’s… Read more