July 2013 - Nominate. Register FOTR. Sponsor love on FB.
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Great year for XC racing in AZ

This year was one of the most positive we have had as a race series in a while, and that is a direct reflection of the board, our sponsors, riders and most importantly the volunteers at each event.  Here is a quick look at the season.
  • 7 events
  • 2,142 total athletes, up 24%
  • 98 first timers, up 38%
  • Over $10,000 in trail donations
  • 300+ hrs trail work
  • 400+ hrs volunteer work
Thank you for your support of the MBAA.  We look forward to the 2014 season and continuing to help make our trails great.
- The Board


Board positions open, make a difference.

There are some key roles up for re-election, and along with that nominations are also being accepted until July 22nd.  If you are up for it, and would like to volunteer on the board, we strongly encourage you to join us.

  • Chairperson - Mike Melley vs any nominees.
  • Trail/Land Use Director - Josh Maule vs any nominees.
  • Recreation Director - Any nominees.
  • Marketing Director - Any nominees.

Details on each role can be found in the by-laws.
Nominations will be taken using this form


Sept 14 -  single track in the pines

This will be the third year for this event, and the Pine/Strawberry community will once again be out in full support! 
Top 5 reasons you should SIGN UP NOW and participate:

  1. It's local, and directly benefits the community
  2. 2/3 of your entry proceeds go to wildfire prevention projects,1/3 of your entry fee goes to trail projects/advocacy
  3. More single track than last year!
  4. Single track in the pines = cooler temps
  5. Price increase on July 16th!


Endurance Director - Jeff Frost?  Only with your vote on 15JUL

USAC needs help, Jeff Frost wants to be a part of the solution.  He is a local, a dedicated cyclist, event promoter, MBAA board member and all around good guy.  Help him help USA Cycling, vote.  It's that simple, take a few minutes and give him your support.  Thank you, we know he will appreciate it, and we know he will do his utmost to make a positive impact.

Link to USAC Governance and Election Info:




Give these guys some extra love with a kind post on their FB page about their support of the 2013 season, it means a lot to us and to them to acknowledge their support of mountain biking in AZ.

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