Great news... Central Illinois Trails Association and IMBA have joined forces!

posted Jul 14, 2013, 6:19 PM by Loren Easter   [ updated Aug 9, 2013, 9:43 AM by slmrides ]


Dear Central Illinois Trails Association,

To bring better mountain biking to your area, CILTA has become a chapter of IMBA.

By combining IMBA's national presence with local advocacy efforts, we can be more effective at creating and protecting mountain biking in your area.

Together we're speaking as a unified voice for trail advocacy, and we can put all of IMBA's resources and professional services to work in the region building trails and developing mountain bike programs.

How does this effect you? 

Because of this merger your membership becomes a joint-membership of CILTA and IMBA. Your membership contribution supports both organizations and you'll get all the benefits of dual membership.

Please take a moment to review the benefits of IMBA membership. You'll see plenty of reasons to join or renew your membership, such as:

  • Subaru VIP Program: Get $1,300 - $3,300 off MSRP on a new Subaru
  • Gift subscription to Bicycling Magazine, Dirt Rag, Mountain Flyer, or Switchback Digital (online only)
  • IMBA Propaganda Pack with stickers, membership card and IMBA's Dirty Video DVD and soundtrack
  • 4 issues per year of IMBA Trail News
  • Discounts on IMBA Store merchandise and event registration
  • Special offers and discounts on everything from bike and outdoor gear to health insurance

We encourage you to do what you've always done best — support the sport in your area. also features programs, campaigns and other resources to help you right where you live.

Thanks, and again, welcome... our mission is to create, and enhance quality trail experiences for mountain bikers like you. We're glad you're a part of it.

Rod Judd
IMBA Membership Manager

P.S. Become a fan at
IMBA on Facebook and see what mountain bikers are up to today. And please ask your riding buddies to join IMBA's mountain biking movement too.

IMBA's web site puts valuable resources at your fingertips...

Don't forget to affiliate with your local chapter when joining or renewing.

Log in to review your current membership.  You can also get mountain biking tips, check your donation history or update your contact details.

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