“Become a champion of your trails today!”
Trails are the backbone of the mountain bike community and it’s our goal to provide and preserve appealing trail systems close to home and to protect the natural places we love to ride.
If you’re a mountain biker or individual business you can become IMBA Europe supporter by making a donation. With your help, we can support trail projects of member organisations, provide training, share good practices, run campaigns like Take Care of Your Trails and build capacity for mountain bike advocacy across Europe.
IMBA Europe is a collective of MTB advocacy groups, trail associations, trail builders, MTB regions and bicycle industry partners. As an umbrella organisation, cooperation through memberships and partnerships are key to our success and the most efficient and effective way to achieve our goals and ensure our efforts are positive and long-lasting.
Europe has several national mountain bicycling associations whose mission it is to safeguard trail access, promote sustainable trail development, volunteer stewardship and stimulate recreational mountain biking on the national level.
How can I make a difference?
There are several ways that individuals, trail associations, trail crews or businesses can join the IMBA Europe Hub to create and catalyse change for mountain biking in European.
Corporate partner support is key to advancing IMBA’s mission and core initiatives. Joining or donating to IMBA’s work is a simple and effective way to guarantee a bright future for mountain biking. Show your customers that you care about mountain biking by supporting its growth, progression and acceptance.
MTB Advocacy & Trail associations
National– Membership is open to nationally operating mountain bicycling organisations / federations in Europe which have an interest in trail access advocacy, sustainable trail development and promoting mountain biking.
Associate– IMBA Europe’s Associate Membership category is for non-profits organisations involved or interested in advocacy, knowledge sharing, sustainable trail development and/or promoting mountain biking at grassroots level.
Join our ‘Trail builders forum’ network which is dedicated to connecting all stakeholders within the trail building sector that will support training, education, standards, accreditation, networking, and advocacy.
MTB Communities and regions
This network is dedicated to promoters of MTB to have a shared group, to facilitate best practices sharing and overtime, to strengthen relations within the whole of the MTB stakeholder community. If you’re representing Municipalities, DMO’s, regions, National Tourism Boards, forestry services that offer or are looking to offer mountain biking, this is your community!