Author Archives: Mark Davidson

Public Access Planning for the CEMEX Redwoods

Special report by Mark Davidson, MBoSC President One prospect that gets me excited about local mountain bike advocacy is the opportunities presented by the CEMEX redwoods property. This 8,500 acre parcel was owned by the multi-national company CEMEX but had … Continue reading

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5th Annual Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival to Run April 5-6 in Aptos; FOX Returns as Title Sponsor

APTOS, CA – January 10, 2014 Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (MBoSC) is proud to announce the return of the Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival (SCMBF) to Aptos Village for its fifth year on April 5-6, 2014—the weekend before the … Continue reading

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2013: Another Amazing Year for MBoSC!

2013 was another knockout year for MBoSC and mountain biking in Santa Cruz County. We didn’t think we could exceed our 2012 achievements but we hit it out of the park with a lot of help from new volunteer leadership … Continue reading

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“Own the Flow” Winner of the Ibis Ripley or HD

We finally processed all the data and and we have a total of 8882 entries and raised a total of $44,410 for the new flow trail. There were 1,640 supporters with an average donation of $27. We added all the … Continue reading

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Scot Nicol at Bike Magazine’s First Founders Event

While we were all going crazy with the Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival, Ibis Cycles founder and mountain bike legend Scot Nicol was in San Francisco at Mission Workshop doing a Bike Magazine founders event on April 12th. We are … Continue reading

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