National Designation for HMBA and Brown County Trails

For Immediate Release: 8/5/2015 Contact Tammy Mebane HMBA Executive Director/IMBA ARD 916-216-2178 tammy.mebane@imba.com www.hmba.org

The Summer 2015 issue of IMBA Trail News, (the International Mountain Bicycling Association IMBA), announced its 2015 class of Model Trails designees (www.imba.com/news/epics-ride-centers-2015). Among IMBA’s Model Trails program is a category of Ride Centers. The Ride Center designation represents IMBA Model […]


National Trails Day Southwestway Park Trails Grand Opening June 6-7, 2015

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Join HMBA for the Grand Opening of Southwestway (SWW) Park. A weekend of trail work, food, riding, running and celebration! HMBA is finalizing a $150,000 Recreational Trails Grant at SWW Park and we want to celebrate. Join us to get dirty on the trails or just come out to check out the new […]


2015 Trail Work Schedule

HMBA will be hosting some core trail building events. These events will be focused supporting the RTP grants at O’Bannon and Southwestway, as well as continued trail development in Brown County State Park and Yellowwood State Forest. We have also listed the Hassmerfest and HMBA Epic events. These are great events and the proceeds help […]


2014 Brown County Epic, October 10-12, Brown County State Park, Nashville, IN

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Mark your calendars and register today for the Brown County Epic, held at Brown County State Park in Nashville, Indiana from October 10-12, 2014! There will be product demos, games, contests, a raffle for a Borealis fat bike decked out with a SRAM/Rockshox build, and most importantly, tons of riding! Proceeds from the event benefit […]


Brown County Epic – Press Release

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Brown County Epic –Press Release

Hoosier Mountain Bike Association (HMBA) announces a new Mountain Bike Festival (Oct. 10-12, 2014), called the Brown County Epic, in place of the Brown County Breakdown. The Brown County Epic will be a mountain bike festival and Epic Ride (up to 100 miles) within Brown County State Park and Yellowwood […]


REI Awards Grant to Hoosier Mountain Bike Association (HMBA)

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REI Awards Grant to Hoosier Mountain Bike Association (HMBA) HMBA has been awarded a $5000 grant from REI Castleton! The grant will be used as matching funds to the RTP grant that has allowed HMBA to build 10 new miles of trails at Southwestway Park, which should be completed this summer. REI has been a […]


Take the 2014 HMBA Member Survey

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Before the riding season gets into full swing, we at the Hoosier Mountain Bike Association would like to survey our members and prospective members to see what you want out of a membership with HMBA-IMBA and to see if we’re exceeding your expectations. Please take our short survey and provide […]


Indiana Trails Are Sensitive During Springtime!

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Tire tracks and foot prints hold water, which leads to mud holes. mud holes aren’t fun to ride through or fix.

Springtime is a difficult time of year for mountain bikers. It’s getting warm and we want to get out, and get our bikes onto the dirt, after being cooped up inside all winter. […]


2014 Annual Meeting and Announcements

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HMBA’s 2014 Annual Meeting was a productive one with many announcements.

First, we’d like to congratulate the 2014 HMBA Board and Advisory Committee. A full list of positions and a contact form can be found on the Current HMBA Leadership page. Some positions have not yet been filled, and the committees have yet to be […]


2014 HMBA Board and Committee Nominations

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The nomination period for the 2014 Hoosier Mountain Bike Association, a Chapter of the International Mountain Bike Association(HMBA-IMBA) Board of Directors will open on Monday, January 13th., and will close at noon on January 21st. On January 21st, HMBA will hold a board meeting, with those nominated, to determine the 2014 HMBA Board of Director’s […]