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Join the SD Trek Girls for our October Halloween Costume Ride in Rancho Penasquitos. This is a great location for all skill levels! Beginners will explore some creepy singletrack around PQ canyon. While our Intermediate and Advanced groups venture over to the Spooky Tunnels. We will also be giving away a prize for the Best Costume! So don't miss all the fun!

We will meet at the west side parking lot at the PQ Ballfields. (detailed route info coming soon)


The ride starts promptly at 8:30 a.m. so please arrive around 8:00 a.m. to allow yourself time to setup your bike and sign the waiver.https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_WK7wUGeGfpbE9HaUpxT2JIUGM/edit?usp=docslist_api&filetype=msword
The ride will last approximately 2 to 2.5 hours. 

Every rider MUST have water and a helmet!

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10/21/178:00am to 11:30am


Join us as we talk trails and current opportunities and issues with our members, local land managers and other trail lovers.  

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10/23/176:00pm to 8:00pmSusie Murphy


Trail Work on Noble Canyon Trail Sunday 10/29/2017

Join SDMBA as we continue our trail maintenance on upper Noble Canyon Trail cutting back the brush.

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10/29/179:00am to 2:00pm


A FREE two day workshop -

The summit will bring together the interested public with federal, state, county, and city agencies with the goal of facilitating stronger partnerships and developing a shared vision for our trails across agencies, stewardship organizations, volunteers, and trail users. The Forest Service has partnered with the International Mountain Bicycling Association to bring their professional trail building, maintenance, and education skills to this community event.

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11/02/17
-11/03/17
8:00am to 4:00pmSusie Murphy


This two day training is Intended for individuals who are new to trail work or want to take their trail techniques to the next level.  Learn the basics of sustainability, maintenance techniques including updated water control and tread repair methodologies.

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11/04/17
-11/05/17
 Susie Murphy


Mountain Bike Ride with a MTRP Park Ranger - Guided Ride Series

This is the second in a series of 3 rides geared for beginners. Arrive around 8:30 a.m. and have your bike checked by SDMBA volunteers and get ready to roll by 9 a.m. 

Get to know the park and increase your skills. Join ranger Araceli Dominguez for this fun, nature and progressive beginner skills series of rides. If you are new to riding, this is for you! 

Each ride will increase a little so you can try new skills and get comfortable with your bike. Ride #3 is on December 2, 2017. You can join us on some or all of the rides in this series. Remember to bring your mountain bike in good working order, a helmet, other safety equipment desired, plenty of water, sunscreen and food. 

Location:  West Sycamore Staging Area dirt lot at the east end of Stonebridge Pwky . 
Map Link

Enjoy the vistas as you ride. This new area to the park is waiting to be explored. We’ll start on gently service roads where you may see birds of prey rising to eye level on thermals from the canyons below. The habitat here is classic chaparral. We will ride a new wide single-track trail down and up through Beeler Canyon. Maximum distance will be 10 miles.
Learn shifting, braking and handling skills from SDMBA volunteers.

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11/04/178:30am to 11:30am


It's time to saddle up for the 5th Annual Bikes, Brews & Brats ride withGreen Flash Brewing Co. The Regal Beagle and Cal Coast Bicycles to celebrate San Diego Beer Week and raise money for the San Diego Mountain Biking Association!

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11/04/179:30am to 1:30pm


The Hard Core Cider Tour comes to San Diego, CA for the 1st time!

 

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11/04/171:00pm to 4:00pmJoshua Bonnici


There will be no November SDMBA Advocacy meeting due to Trail Stewardship Summit

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11/06/17 Ben Stone


The monthly Board Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at Mission Trails Regional Park, Visitor’s Center Library.  
Board meetings are open to the public.  Please come and share your thoughts.  Public comments are first on the agenda.  
 

SDMBA is  a group of volunteers who dedicate their time to giving mountain bikers in San Diego County a voice in land access decisions. Members and non-members are welcome to attend. 

 


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11/15/177:00pm to 8:30pmKevin Loomis


Join San Diego Mountain Biking Association and Rouleur Brewing Company for a night of mountain bike films and trail stoke!

Ever wondered what it would be like to just ride off into the sunset, to discover an unknown part of who you are and what makes you tick as a rider? The inaugural Trails In Motion Film Festival MTB features a selection of films that encapsulate our connection to the bicycle and more importantly, what it means to us to get out and explore the world's endless network of trails in search of exciting new frontiers.

Join like-minded riders and adventure enthusiasts for 92 minutes of inspirational 
Footage. 

Doors open 5 pm 
Films start at 6 pm 
Great Beer - Food Truck - and more fun to be annouced soon! 
Bring your own chair!! 

Suggested $10 donation at the door. 

All proceeds benefit San Diego Mountain Biking Association and the work that they do for trails in San Diego County. 


The Films:
Flashes of the Altai
bestgarden: Gani X Pages
The Trail to Kazbegi
Freewheelin'
Trail Tales: Follow the Donkeys
Island of Thorns
Fast Forward
ELIXIR
Brett Rheeder - This is Home
Bikepacking the Colorado Trail
142 Miles from Monday

Watch the trailer:
https://www.trailsinmotionmtb.com/films-on-tour/item/366-watch-the-trailer

Huge thanks to:
Rouleur Brewing Company
ZOIC Clothing
and others to be announced soon.

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11/18/175:00pm to 9:00pm


In celebration of REI's #Optoutside day, join us for a FREE family friendly short 8 mile ride around Otay Valley Regional Park. 

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11/24/179:00am to 11:00amJose Galaz


Mountain Bike Ride with a MTRP Park Ranger and SDMBA volunteers! 
This is the last ride in a series of 3 geared for intermediate riders. Arrive around 8:30 a.m. and have your bike checked by SDMBA volunteers and get ready to roll by 9 a.m.

MAP LINK

Get to know the park and increase your skills. Join ranger Araceli Dominguez for this fun, nature and progressiveskills series of rides. If you are new to riding, this is for you! This ride will have some climbing but no one will be left behind. Remember to bring your bike in good working order, a helmet, other safety equipment desired, plenty of water, sunscreen and food. 

Test your skills in this area of coastal sage with views of the ocean. We’ll ride steeper fire roads and singletrack. This will be a ride for intermediate beginners. Be prepared for at least 10 miles of up and down riding. This is NOT for first time riders. Learn shifting, braking and handling skills from SDMBA volunteers.


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12/02/178:30am to 11:30am


Monthly SDMBA Advocacy Committee meetings are  the 1st Monday of the month, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The Advocacy Committee is focused on presenting opportunities and discussing issues involved in  opening/creating multi-use trails and bike parks throughout San Diego. 

The monthly Advocacy Meeting is run by the SDMBA Vice President and Committee Chair, Ben Stone. The agenda will cover what’s happening with the local trails, what SDMBA is working on and usually a guest speaker or two. 

Please RSVP, and indicate if you would also like to join in for food and drinks. Bring $8 for the food kitty, $2 for the beer kitty. Otherwise, just RSVP that you will attend, and bring yourself. SDMBA membership is not required, but encouraged!

If you intend to show up or have any issues you want to talk about, please contact to BenS (at) SDMBA.com

Meetings held on second floor at 4499 Ruffin Road, San Diego, CA 92123

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12/04/17 Ben Stone


Our Annual review of your best photos!  Stay tuned for details!

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12/07/17 


The monthly Board Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at Mission Trails Regional Park, Visitor’s Center Library.  
Board meetings are open to the public.  Please come and share your thoughts.  Public comments are first on the agenda.  
 

SDMBA is  a group of volunteers who dedicate their time to giving mountain bikers in San Diego County a voice in land access decisions. Members and non-members are welcome to attend. 

 


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12/13/177:00pm to 8:30pmKevin Loomis


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