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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


Visitor Agreement
Welcome to, a service of the International Mountain Bicycling Association (“International Mountain Bicycling Association”, “IMBA” , “us”, “we”, or “our”). Please read this visitor agreement; by using this service, you accept its terms.
The internet is an evolving medium; we may change the terms of this agreement from time to time. By continuing to use the service after we post any such changes, you accept this agreement, as modified. respects the privacy of our users. Please take a few minutes to review this privacy policy.
If you disagree with any material you find on our service, we suggest that you respond by noting your disagreement in an appropriate forum. We invite you to bring to our attention any material you believe to be inaccurate. Please forward a copy of the material to our team, along with an explanation of your objection, to
The material that appears on is for informational purposes only. Despite our efforts to provide useful and accurate information, errors may appear from time to time. Before you act on information you've found on our site, you should confirm any facts that are important to your decision.


This privacy policy is applicable to the International Mountain Bicycling Association’s website, including any subdomains and mobile versions. This policy also applies to offline donations and memberships, via telephone and email communications.


Third Parties
IMBA is not responsible for, and cannot guarantee the performance of, goods and services provided by third parties, or others to whose sites we link. A link to another website does not constitute an endorsement of that site (nor of any product, service or other material offered on that site) by IMBA or its licensors. Please review any third party privacy policies before disclosing personal data to them.


Collection of Personal Data and What We Do With It
IMBA collects personal information via actions taken on our website. Actions include donations, memberships, event signups, email subscriptions, resource downloads, etc.
Examples of personal information include:

  • Full Name
  • Email Address
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • Date of Birth

IMBA respects your right to privacy. We do not sell, exchange or give away our visitors’ personal information, such as full names, email addresses, phone numbers, date of birth, and postal addresses.

When you provide your email or postal address to IMBA or an IMBA Local Member Organization on any online or printed material, it is implied that you are opting in to receive communications from IMBA and any IMBA Local Member Organization you select.
Providing your information will also set up a contact record in IMBA's database. Only you, IMBA staff, and–if you choose to associate with an IMBA Local Member Organization–your Local Member Organization’s leadership can view your contact record. You can edit the information available on your contact record at any time.


You may adjust your contact details or opt out of IMBA and IMBA Local Member Organization communications by:

  • Click "log in" at the top of the page. Under your name, click "Dashboard" and then "Update Profile."
  • Send an email to
  • Click “unsubscribe” in any email you receive from IMBA or an IMBA Local Member Organization


Financial Information
IMBA's database does not store credit card information. When you make a contribution to IMBA or any IMBA Local Member Organization on you are supporting the entire IMBA network and a local mountain biking partner/s.
Some details of your contribution (amount, date of contribution, fund, Local Membership Organization, etc.) will be viewable by you, IMBA staff and your IMBA Local Member Organization's leadership (if you are associated with or donated to an IMBA Member Organization) on the "Contributions" tab of your contact record.

IMBA can process anonymous donations. If you would prefer your donation to IMBA or an IMBA Local Member Organization to remain anonymous, please contact IMBA Member Services at 303-545-9011 or


When will IMBA contact you?
Communications may include email newsletters, Action Alerts and fundraising/membership solicitations. All emails from IMBA include appropriate opt-out links, as required by the CAN-SPAM Act.

IMBA Members receive renewal notices through direct mail and email as their membership expiration date approaches. Once the membership renewal is processed, notices will cease until the new expiration date approaches (but may overlap if the renewal occurs after print notices have shipped). Contacts with multiple memberships will receive renewal notices for each individual IMBA Local Membership Organization membership and/or IMBA National Membership.


What happens when I visit
Our web server automatically collects limited information about your computer's connection to the Internet, including your IP address, when you visit our site. (Your IP address is a number that lets computers attached to the Internet know where to send you data - such as the web pages you view.) Your IP address does not identify you personally. We use this information to deliver our web pages to you upon request and to measure traffic.
Cookies are used for online polls and forums only. We do not track individual use except for those two items. If we need to change our privacy policy at some point in the future, we'll post the changes before they take effect.
Questions concerning IMBA's privacy policy should be directed to