Tips & tricks for crews

We have collected a number of handy tips and tricks for trail crews and volunteers from the best crews out there.

You can download the complete list of tips and tricks by clicking on the button below. Have fun!

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The DIRTT project (Developing Intereuropean Resources for Trail building Training) springs from the core of Europe’s mountain bike enthusiasts, volunteers, and professionals centred around the European branch of the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA Europe). The aim is to develop an educational framework and professional training program for people active in the trail building sector, addressing the needs of professionals and volunteers in the field of of planning, design, construction, maintenance and management of mountain bike trails.

Knowledge HUB

We recently launched our brand new shiny website, that has everything you need to know about how IMBA Europe operates, what we stand for, and how we plan to make mountain biking more accessible in Europe.

Want to learn more about sustainable trail building? Are you aware of the ‘Rules of the trail”? Then head over to our knowledge hub where you find various resources ranging from latest trends in MTB tourism, regional development, trail building, and more.