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MBOSC Releases Mountain Bike Impact Review

MBOSC Releases Mountain Bike Impact Review

The “Mountain Bike Impact Report, Frequently Asked Questions,” looks at wide-ranging research into the impact of mountain biking on trails, wilderness, and other trail users.  SANTA CRUZ, CALIF. – In a comprehensive review of independent research, the Mountain Bikers...
KEEN Awards Funding to Outdoor Afro for Children’s Swim Program

KEEN Awards Funding to Outdoor Afro for Children’s Swim Program

KEEN has awarded Outdoor Afro two years of funding to support its “Learn to Swim” initiative. According to a 2014 study by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), Black children ages 5 – 19 are 5.5 times more likely to die in swimming pools than...
Mt. Shasta Trail Access to Expand

Mt. Shasta Trail Access to Expand

Community envisions expansive trail network for all user groups Forty-five miles of new trail is in the works for the Shasta Trinity National Forest. A collaboration between MSMBA (Mt. Shasta Mountain Bike Association), the US Forest Service, and Mount Shasta Trails...
Eppie’s Great Race is Resurrected as the Great American Triathlon

Eppie’s Great Race is Resurrected as the Great American Triathlon

The World’s Oldest Triathlon may have ended with the 45th running of Eppie’s Great Race, but the tradition of a summertime triathlon on the American River Parkway will continue this July 20th with the inaugural Great American Triathlon. Sponsored by Innovations Health...
Wildflower Cancelled

Wildflower Cancelled

Citing “several external circumstances beyond our control,” Wildflower Experience organizers have made “the difficult decision” to cancel its iconic triathlon festival for 2019. Organizers promise a “better than ever” event for 2020, and are offering a priority entry...
Carson City Off-Road Announces New Event Date of June 28-30

Carson City Off-Road Announces New Event Date of June 28-30

Two weeks later date will accommodate extra snowmelt in huge Sierra Nevada winter In order to deliver on the objective of giving mountain bikers a true backcountry experience on world-class singletrack that challenges riders as much as it inspires & rewards, and...
Huffmaster Hopper 2019

Huffmaster Hopper 2019

Maxwell • April 20, 2019 grasshopperadventureseries.com/rides/huffmaster-hopper-april-20th Sonoma County-based Hopper Adventures — the organization behind the popular Grasshopper Adventure Series — is pitching in to help relief efforts for the devastating Camp Fire...