Join fellow Board members, Executive Board members, chapter members and staff for the 2022 SORBA Board of Directors meeting to ride, enjoy local amenities, hangout with fellow mountain bikers and help shape the future of SORBA.


Special thanks to AMBC for hosting this meeting!


Hilton Knoxville
501 W. Church Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 523-2300

The SORBA special rate is $139 per night + Tax. Room must be booked by 10/13/2022. Use the code “SORBA” when checking out online or mention the dates and SORBA when booking over the phone.

Meeting Location

Ijams Nature Center
2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920


Each chapter (the president or proxy) and executive board member receives ONE free registration for the meeting, socials and rides.
Additional guests for the entire weekend (spouses, chapter leadership, members) are $35.
Thursday night social only $15
Friday night social only $15

Map of Locations


Knoxville Urban Wilderness mountain biking trails

Schedule (please note this will be updated as events are added)  

Thursday, November 3

7:00p             Knoxville Hilton: Packet pickup and free beverage at the bar.


Friday, November 4

SORBA Board of Directors Meeting
Location – Ijams Nature Center 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920

8:30a              Coffee reception / Registration

9:00a             Board of Directors Meeting (Agenda will be provided prior to meeting)

10:30a             Break

10:45a             Trail Forks: Willie Jacobz

11:45a             Group Photo

12:00p             Lunch

1:00p            Accessible trails: Randy Conner

2:00p             Adjournment

2:30p             Group rides – Ijams Nature Center: 3700 Lancaster Dr, Knoxville, TN 37920

5:30p – 9:30p             Social – Bakers Creek Preserve: 3700 Lancaster Dr, Knoxville, TN 37920

5:30p              Beer Garden opens

6:00p              Food Trucks open

7:30p              MOVIES

9:00p              Good Night – See you in the Morning!


Saturday, November 5

A full schedule of events is listed on the AMBC Fall Fest Website. Check it out here!

8:30a              Coffee, food truck park wakes, thanks Central Filling Station!

8:30a              Demo-land opens – demos ALL DAY!

9:00a              Fall Fest Bell Joy Ride!

9:30a              Catalyst Sports aMTB Clinic with support from the Dralla Foundation

10:00a              Devils Racetrack Shuttle Service

10:00a              Guided Rides with Knoxville Outdoor Tours (all skill levels)


11:00a              BEER GARDENS OPEN – Thanks Lipman Brothers!

11:30a              Food trucks park serves lunch, thanks Central Filling Station!

11:30a              Guided kids ride

1:00p              Ladies Hour on the Asphalt Jump Line, thanks Blue Sky MTB Skills Progression and Coaching

2:45p              Guided kids ride

3:00p              Whip Off – Presented by The Drop Inn

5:00p              Short Track Race by Dirty Bird Events


6:00p              BAND 1

7:00p              Invitational Pump Track event and Band 2

8:30p              BAND 3

8:30p              SILENT AUCTION CLOSES!

9:00p              BIKE RAFFLE ANNOUNCEMENT!

10:00p              Silent Disco

11:50p              NIGHT NIGHT


Sunday, November 6

8:30a              Breakfast is Served

9:30a              Shuttles on Devils Racetrack

10:00a            Guided rides

10:00a            Skills courses

2:00p              Campground closes




Other Things to Do in Knoxville

Knoxville has a wide variety of things to do, from checking out the Worlds Fair Park to dinner at Market Square or even checking out a show at the Tennessee Theater. Check out Visit Knoxville for some great ideas of things to do on and off the bike during your stay!

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