San Diego Mountain Biking Association - Event Information - San Diego Mountain Biking Association

Event Name:
2018 SDMBA Photo Contest

Event Type(s):
Social Event

Our Annual review of your best photos! 

Event Date:

Event Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Pacific

Cal Coast Bicycles
3020 Adams Ave.
San Diego, CA 92116

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Join SDMBA and its sponsors including Cal Coast Bicycles for an evening of free pizza, beer, and mountain bike stoke. Stop by to enter in your action shots, enjoy good company, and check out the work of fellow mountain bikers. 


All photos will be displayed at the event and judged by your peers.  Winners will receive some cool swag and get their photos printed on the SDMBA Poster Calendar for 2019.


Thank you again this year to Cal Coast Bicycles for hosting this event!  They will be offering 15% off regular priced bikes and 20% off regular priced accessories for attendees the night of the contest.



1.     Photo contest is open to everyone.  Limit 6 photos entered per person.

2.     There is no fee to enter but all attendees are encouraged to make a donation to the SDMBA Pamo Valley Trail Fund.  #morelegaltrails

3.     All photos are automatically entered for Best of Show

4.     Prints may range in size from a minimum of 5 x 7 to a maximum of 8 x 12. Please do not have the prints framed.

5.     Photos must be from within the last 5 years.

6.     On the back of each photo please include your name, email, phone number, and the category entered.

7.     You must be present to win.

8.     By entering the SDMBA Photo Contest, you agree to grant SDMBA and the Photo Contest Sponsors the right to display your image in print and on the web. Entrants will retain the rights to their photographs.

9.     All photos must be safe for work (no nudity!)



1.  Locals Only (your best ride or trail shot - San Diego County rides only)

2.  Trail shots (your best vistas or scenery, beautiful locations, or best compositions - any location)

3.  Bike shots (your best shot of your bike or bikes)

4.  Holy SH!T (pucker factor, stunts, features, gnar, free-ride, whatever gets your adrenaline pumping)

5.  Racing (best race photos, any discipline)

6.  Air time (show us how you like to take flight)

7.  Family affair (Boys aren't the only ones who like to get dirty)

8.  Oreo (your best black & white photo)

9.  Wild Things

10. Best of Show

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