Video: Nodes

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Nodes from Mission Workshop on Vimeo. “Yes, you’re looking for awesome trails, but you’re also looking — on a bigger scale — for corridors of flow, through this network of nodes and edges. Through this network which we’ve been blessed with from the agricultural past and trading past. It’s all there; we just need to …

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News: Bell Built Grant Now Accepting Applications

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We wrote back in December that the Bell Built Grant was returning for 2014, and now the applications are open! Bell and IMBA are now accepting applications here from January 13 to February 28 (2014). Bell will again be funding $100,000 worth of trail work, spread across three different projects, each of which will fall …

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IMBA Announces New Model Trails

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Every fall IMBA announces its new model trail selections. In years past, their announcements just encompassed the new IMBA “Epic” trails, but in recent years they have expanded the number of model trail categories they offer to include ride centers, flow trails, and gateway trails, as well as epics. Read on to check out IMBA’s …

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POC Crane Helmet and Cornea Flow Goggles Reviewed

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Since I am always looking for new and exciting things to try out on the trail, I talked the guys at POC into sending me the new Crane helmet and Cornea Flow goggles to put to the test. Crane Helmet: Specs The Crane is a hybrid of sorts. Not really a DJ lid, not really …

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Flow Country Comes to Alabama: Coldwater Mountain

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Coldwater Mountain in Anniston, AL might just offer a glimpse into the future of mountain bike trail building. Yes, the trails are expertly sculpted and offer plenty of flow but they’re part of a broader movement toward conservation and tourism that promises to shake up traditional mountain biking paradigms. Forever Wild The State of Alabama …

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