March 4th 5th and 6th the International Mountain biking Association (IMBA) will be in Northwest Arkansas! Northwest Arkansas has been selected as one of the few locations in the US that will receive expert trail development guidance and training.
The International Mountain Bicycling Association is a non-profit educational association whose mission is to create, enhance and preserve great trail experiences for mountain bikers worldwide. www.imba.com/about/index.html
IMBA will be in town for 3 days of events:
Thursday March 4th 1:00 to 4:00 PM
Bella Vista Riordan Hall
(Club Organization training)
Friday March 5th 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Slaughter Pen Trail
(we will be scoping out a trail project with IMBA for Saturday)
meet at the main parking lot at Hidden Springs.
Saturday March 6th 9: am to 12:00 noon
Bentonville Community Center 305 SW A Street
Trail construction and design training session with IMBA
(this is a MUST learn trail building from the experts!).
Lunch at noon, head to Slaughter Pen to work on a trail project!
Meet at the main parking lot of Hidden springs at 1:15
Please let us know if you plan to attend any or all of the events listed.