[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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[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.

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[22 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Waverly trail day repairs

Whew it’s finally spring, but Winter’s wrath was especially hard on our local mtb trails. Repeated freeze/thaw cycles followed by some massive early spring rains have really done a number on some areas. It just takes time for certain areas to dry after being so heavily saturated with water. Last weekend Kymba volunteers built 4 gravel and corrugated pipe drains under the trail. One just before the drop into this corner, 2 in the corner and one on the exit side. We also had help from Metro Parks , they …

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[14 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
More Duffield improvements!

A group of volunteers were out again at Duffield yesterday. Work continues to improve in some areas that were in need of some attention. Below is a berm that was really hard to ride with the amount of speed from the steep run up. Riders would end up dragging their brakes all the way through the turn. Now it is taller and has more of a transition to allow you to carry speed properly and exit with just as fast. With the rain we had today, they will probably be …

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[7 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
KYMBA Fork Service Benefit

On Your Left Cycles is donating 10$ from every suspension service to KYMBA this month. Get your bike fixed and help build more trail!

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[7 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
KYMBA trail team @ Duffield

A group of volunteers put in some work yesterday at Fort Duffield improving some areas that are pretty hazardous. Duffield is unique as it offers some very steep xc trails that will whip you into shape and there are a lot of options for gravity style riding. There’s a good chance that you will see a group of riders even shuttling downhill bikes to the top on the weekend. It also drains very quickly due to the steep and rocky terrain. A small group of guys will continue to do …