Friday, March 20, 2015

Monthly Work Party tomorrow, 3/21 at Sope Creek

Work party this Saturday,  3/21, led by Walt Bready. Come out to help build and repair. We will meet at 9 at the Columns Drive parking lot by the gate to the Fitness Loop. Be sure to wear closed toed shoes, long pants, gloves, and bring water and snacks. Be a link in the chain!

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Open Meeting this Thursday at SweetWater Brewing Company in the Couch Room. Meet up at 6, socialize, meeting starts at 6:30. Bring a friend and encourage them to join our ranks. We will talk mountain bikes, membership, access and advocacy. See you there!

Monday, February 2, 2015

Atlanta Chapter Hosts Trail Crew Leader Class, February 21, 22nd

Great News Folks-We will be hosting another Trail Crew Leader Class with the National Park Service at the Island Ford Visitor Center at the Chattahoochee National Recreation Area on February 21, 22nd. Due to the success of our class last December with Keith McFadden and Rich Edwards, we added another one to be taught by Walt Bready. There are currently 8 spots open for the class and it is FREE to SORBA Atlanta members. You will receive classroom instruction, field demonstrations, and an IMBA Trail Solutions Book. For non Chapter members the class is $40.00, still a HUGE value. Email sorbabrett@gmail.com for questions and registration.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

IMBA SORBA Atlanta Board for 2015

Hey Folks- Here is your IMBA SORBA Atlanta Board for 2015:  President, Brett Davidson. Vice President Atlanta, Tom Tomaka. Vice President Rockdale, Keith Worsham. Treasurer, Jeff Hunt. Communications Director, Colin McChesney. Events Director, Cassandra Saffold.

Please join the Board in thanking outgoing Chapter Vice President, Daniel Jessee for his service to IMBA SORBA Atlanta and the metro Atlanta mountain biking community. Daniel will continue his service to mountain bikers and the outdoor community with his recent promotion to Outdoor Programs and Outreach Manager for the REI Atlanta Market. Thank you, Daniel!

Friday, December 19, 2014

Work Party is on for Tomorrow!

People the work party for tomorrow is ON! Looks like we dodged the rain. Please wear boots, long pants and bring gloves, water and snacks. We will meet at 9 at the Columns Drive parking lot at the gate. RSVP here if you plan on coming. Any questions email sorbabrett@gmail.com.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Last Work Party of the Year this Saturday!! Could be a Rainout, so check status before you come!!

Hey Folks- Our last work party of the year is scheduled for this Saturday at 9 A.M. We will be meeting at Columns Drive parking lot and have some rock armoring planned. Weather is not looking great for Saturday, so it may be a rainout. We will be posting here on Facebook, Twitter (@SORBAAtlanta) and here if it is a GO/NO GO. RSVP here in the comment field if you plan to come and we will keep you posted on the weather.

Remember, if you need any info on our events, there is a calendar here, with all our meetings and work parties. More importantly, there is a twitter feed @SORBAAtlanta, that will let you know if the trail is open/closed for riding due to Rain or Freeze/Thaw conditions. This feed is linked to the website and to our Facebook page. If you have any specific questions on volunteering or Sope Creek, please contact sorbabrett@gmail.com. Thanks!!

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Last Open Meeting of the Year!!!

Hey Folks- Tomorrow Evening is our last Chapter Meeting of the year at Sweetwater Brewing at 6:30. As always, upstairs in the Couch Room. Stop by for a year end review of what we have accomplished and submit a Board Nomination. Delicious Beer and Bike Advocacy awaits, not a better way to spend a Wednesday Evening, right?