Better Living Through Trails

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Better Living Through Trails


The Avalon Mountain Biking Association (AMBA) is pleased to invite you to Better Living Through Trails, a presentation by the International Mountain Bicycling Association Canada.Trails designed for diverse users – mountain bikers, runners, skiers, hikers and others – are community assets that bring documented health, wellness and economic benefits to local areas. IMBA Canada representatives AJ Strawson and Rachael Raven will discuss the tourism potential of trails; strategies for creating and marketing destination trails; the role of trails and associated green spaces in improving the quality of life in a community; and the public health benefits of mountain biking and a well-designed shared-use trail network.

When: 2:30 Friday September 27
Location: Johnson GeoCentre
RSVP: by Wednesday,September 25th.

AMBA is a not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to promoting socially and environmentally responsible mountain biking and trail use. An affiliate of IMBA-Canada, we share IMBA’s commitment to building, maintaining and protecting shared use, ecologically sustainable trails, and to working with other organizations sharing similar goals. AMBA is proud to sponsor a suite of educational and fun activities with IMBA Canada’s Trail Care Crew on the weekend of September 27-29, 2013 as part of our ongoing commitment to enhancing trails on the Avalon Peninsula