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1% For the Planet & VMBA

VMBA and 1% For the Planet have teamed up to connect the Vermont business community to the trails we all love. Riders gathering to build trail together is the cornerstone of riding in Vermont. VMBA relentlessly endeavors to assist the trail building process in a way that enriches and protects the commitment and involvement of chapters and volunteers. Creating sustainable riding opportunities in Vermont requires an acknowledgment of private projects while recognizing that out of state riders travel to Vermont to ride six times a year; most are not members or trail day volunteers. In order to remain sustainable the......more

VT's Most Popular Trails!

The 2015 member survey produced a quick look into some interesting stuff. Who do you ride with, how often and where most often are just a few things we asked about. Rider participation in the survey is super important as it helps inform VMBA about the direction the individual riders would like to see things move. We take this feedback seriously and would like to extend a huge thanks to those of you that took a few minutes to let us know their thoughts. Here's a quick breakdown of the things we learned. We're proud to say that 85% of......more

2015 Annual Meeting Recap

The Annual Meeting Was Awesome! VMBA's annual meeting was a huge success. The Best Western Plus in Waterbury graciously hosted the well attended event. The packed agenda included advocacy highlights from the year, financial report, elections, the first "VMBA Dirt Awards" and a list of ambitious goals for 2016. The room was filled with lively discussion as the 2016 goals were shared and discussed in smaller groups. Each VMBA board member moved from group to group sharing specifics. This format facilitated positive and fruitful interactions across chapters with the VMBA board, and everyone got to know each other a little......more