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Dig In - Women MTB


This blog series is introducing all 21 women who work for IMBA in some capacity. We are just regular people who happen to have cool jobs. Interspersed will be our stories, from personal experiences to what female participation looks like from inside the mountain bike industry.

Posted: April 29, 2015 at 1:39:09 PM
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Why do you race? It’s easy to find beautifully produced stories about people who race for a living answering that question, but what about the rest of us? Dig In reached out to regular contributor and bike shop employee Josie... Read More / Post Comments

Posted: April 5, 2015 at 12:48:00 PM
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By Katherine Fuller, Communications Manager

I'm on a mission: a mission to find the "perfect" beginner trail in the Denver/Boulder area. What "perfect" means, in this sense, is not entirely clear, but my exploration thus far has yielded... Read More / Post Comments

Posted: April 1, 2015 at 1:18:59 PM
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Dig In is often asked to conduct gear reviews. While we acknowledge that comprehensive testing of women's bike products is few and far between, IMBA has to be like Switzerland: neutral. We will never assess and write about... Read More / Post Comments

Posted: March 30, 2015 at 10:43:35 AM
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“The first thing is to get rid of the intimidation. We’ve had women show up on bikes that should not be ridden on trails. We will never ridicule that; we’re going to support any woman being on a bike.... Read More / Post Comments

Posted: March 24, 2015 at 12:22:12 PM
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By Wendy Sweet, IMBA Customer Services Rep

The saying goes something like this: "There are two types of cyclists: those who have fallen, and those who have not fallen yet." In my 34 years of riding bikes, I have taken my share of... Read More / Post Comments

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