[19 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Louisville Ride Center Progress Continues in 4000-acre Urban Park!

The 4,000 acre Parklands of Floyds Fork in metropolitan Louisville, KY, is one of the largest new urban park systems in the nation. 21st Century Parks, Inc., the non-profit organization responsible for creating and operating this innovative network of public spaces, desired to add a high-quality mountain bike and hiking trail system to their offering and approached IMBA for assistance.
The proposed trails and ride center will be progressive and appeal to a range of skill levels and riding styles, supporting the growth of a diverse bicycling community. Furthermore, the award-winning …

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Trail Work Reports »

[22 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Waverly trail work update

We had a great group of volunteers for yesterday’s Waverly trail day. Work continued on the expansion of the trail near the front of the park. A steep section required a large amount of rock armoring to be sustainable, this will be a key feature of the new trail! We will continue to move forward with the goal of opening this trail as soon as possible. Keep an eye out on the Kymba Facebook page or the Louisville mountain bikers meetup page for the next trail day. Thanks to everyone …

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[8 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
O’ Bannon Woods progress and upcoming trail day

O’ Bannon woods has always been on Kymba’s radar as far as trail projects are concerned. Kymba members have assisted the Hoosier Mountain Bike Association with projects in the past as it is just 45 minutes from downtown Louisville and offers some of the most technical riding in the area in a true back woods experience. We are excited to share some exciting news about new trails to be built in the near future…
After more than three years of planning, construction on the first of the new RTP Grant mountain …

Events »

[8 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Fort Duffield Super-D and XC race

One of the most challenging races this year is the Duffield Derby! This year they have added a super-d race that will happen on Saturday before Sunday’s XC race. A super-d race is a timed point to point race that will probably be around a mile long. It is mainly downhill with a few uphill sprints. Grab your bike and head on out to conquer some of the steepest climbs and fastest descents in Kentucky!

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[22 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Louisville short track mtb races

Short track mountain bike racing makes a return to Louisville in about a month. The cool thing about these races is the relaxed atmosphere and you can see everyone is just having a good time! Start practicing your hole shot!

 
Weekly/Finale Race Schedule
4:30pm – Course open for pre-riding
5:00pm – Registration opens
5:30pm – (10 min) – Kids race (FREE, but registration is required)
5:40pm – (20 min) – Womens C, Juniors 14&Under
6:05pm – (20 min) – Mens C, Mens D, Juniors 18&Under 6:30pm – (25 min) – Mens B
6:30pm – (25 min) – …

Advocacy »

[22 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Bell Built grant – vote Brown County!

Voting is now LIVE for the Central Region! Vote now for the Hobbs Hollow Flow Trail at Brown County and support our friends and neighbors in the Hoosier Mountain Bike Association. Click here to vote!