mountain biking

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A sport in which participants use specialised bicycles to navigate rough, steep trails
Risks Concussions, fractures, death

mountain biking

Sports medicine A sport in which participants use specialized bicycles to navigate rough, steep trails covered with unforgiving rocks Injury risk Concussions, fractures, death. See Extreme sport, Novelty seeking behavior.
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Mike Van Abel of the International Mountain Bicycling Association says Yes.
Five neck brace, is also designed for participants in high-velocity sports such as motorcycling, bicycling, mountain bicycling, driving all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles and other vehicles, and have potential applications in any downhill or freestyle high-velocity sports.
The International Mountain Bicycling Association has designated Olallie Ridge near McKenzie Bridge as one of four Epic Rides in the world for 2013.
Mair Huws, head of the National Park Authority's Warden and Access Service, said the Voluntary Cycling Agreement on Snowdon was revised and agreed in 2003 by CTC Cymru, the Welsh Cycling Union and the International Mountain Bicycling Organisation.
Members included the League of American Bicyclists, the Alliance, Bikes Belong, Adventure Cycling Association, International Mountain Bicycling Association, Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals, plus "key partners including America Walks, Complete Streets and Safe Routes to School National Partnership," Miller says.
Supported by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) and Trips for Kids (an organization with chapters nationwide that has been helping disadvantaged kids discover mountain biking since 1988), TKMBD celebrates the life of Jack Doub, an avid teenage mountain biker from North Carolina who had a true passion for the sport from an early age to the time when he passed away in 2002.
The nonprofit documentary film was created in affiliation with the International Mountain Bicycling Association.
May 21, 22 - New England Trail Builders School, New England Mountain Bike Association and International Mountain Bicycling Association, Carrabasset Valley, Maine.
MOUNTAIN BIKING The International Mountain Bicycling Association rates Scotland as a mountain biking Global Superstar.
She said: "The Voluntary Cycling Agreement on Snowdon was revised and agreed in 2003 by CTC Cymru, the Welsh Cycling Union and the International Mountain Bicycling Organisation and asks mountain bikers to avoid using the bridleways on Snowdonia these specific times.
Jim Hasenauer, board member of the International Mountain Bicycling Association, said: ``There are trails at Ahmanson Ranch for all abilities from fire road to technical single track.
TOP CLASS: The International; Mountain Bicycling Association (Imba) has given several sites across Wales ``A'' grades for their trails