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About SORBA

IMBA-SORBA's mission is to create, enhance, and preserve great mountain biking experiences in the Southeast. We have 41 chapters in seven states--Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. These 41 chapters work to bring you the best that mountain biking has to offer; local trails, group rides, new trail construction, skills classes, festivals, races, and more.

What IMBA-SORBA Offers Members and Chapters

  • IMBA Alerts & News
  • SORBA Regional News
  • Events:
    • Group rides
    • Work parties
    • Clinics
    • Festivals
    • Socials
    • Races
    • Programs:
      • Chapter and Regional Development
      • Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day
      • National Mountain Bike Patrol
      • Instructor Certification 
      • Model Trails
      • Government Relations
      • Destinations
      • Trail Planning and Design Sevices 
      • Public Lands Initiative
      • Mapping Initiative
    • Chapter Insurance
    • Tax-exempt 501(c)(3) status
    • Website (www.sorba.org & www.imba.com
    • Assistance in Grant Writing
    • Advocacy Training & Assistance
    • Chapter swag program with MAXXIS, Finish Line and Thompson 
    • National & Regional representation
      • IMBA World Summit
      • Southern Mountain Bike Summit

    Most importantly, IMBA-SORBA keeps the trails you ride open to mountain biking.

    How can we continue to be welcome on the trails in the Southeast?  Join us!