Did you hear?... Bicycle groups receive grants from IMBA/Clif Bar Trail Preservation Grant program

Six bicycle groups each received $500 grants from the IMBA/Clif Bar Trail Preservation Grant program.

Six bicycle groups each received $500 grants from the IMBA/Clif Bar Trail Preservation Grant program, totaling $3,000 donated by Clif Bar to this initiative. This latest round is part of a series of Clif Bar-sponsored IMBA grants that began last year, designed to support projects that preserve and enhance trail access, promote environmental education, and inspire conservation in the mountain bicycling community. The six groups receiving grants include: SHARE Mountain Bike Club, Orange County, Calif.; Great Divide Cycling Team, Helena, Mont.; Bridgerland Mountain Bike Patrol, Salt Lake City, Utah; Methow Valley Sports Association, Winthrop, Wash.; Yellow Breeches Racing/New Frontiers Sprockids, Carlisle, Penn.; and Vermont Mountain Bike Advocates, Waterbury, Vt. For more information on the grant program, click on www.imba.com/resources/grants/clifbar_grants.html


Clif Bar going organic, presses forward on sustainability

In a move that continues the company's full-court press on sustainability, Clif Bar has announced its entire line of energy bars will now contain at least 65 percent organic ingredients -- without passing on increased costs to retailers or wholesalers, the company has told SNEWS. ...read more

Four Corners School Receives Clif Bar Family Foundation Grant

Monticello, UT - Four Corners School of Outdoor Education, a non-profit organization dedicated to creating life long learning experiences on and about the Colorado Plateau is pound to announce they have recently received a grant from the Clif Bar Family Foundation. The grant will ...read more

IMBA asks California mountain bikers to email senators

With U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer of California preparing to re-introduce her California Wild Heritage Act of 2002, the International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA) asks mountain bikers to email U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, her California colleague, to request her help in ...read more

MoJo by Clif Bar

Clif himself might argue that we are mistaken to have placed this new product in this sports nutrition review when the company is very adamant that it is a SNACK bar, something that would get picked up instead of, say, trail mix. We think the spokespeople are saying that because ...read more

Did you hear?... COBS receives $50,000 grant from REI

The Colorado Outward Bound School announced today that it has received a $50,000 grant from REI to help fund the construction of a $100,000 climbing wall covering 1,600 square feet in its Golden, Col.-based American Mountaineering Center headquarters. Outward Bound estimates that ...read more

Did you hear?... Clif Bar releases racing roster and sponsors of its new all-women's professional mountain bike team

Clif Bar Inc. today released the racing roster and sponsors of its new Luna Chix all-women's professional mountain bike team. The lineup includes 2001 cross-country mountain bike world champion Alison Dunlap, world class downhill specialist Marla Streb, emerging cross-country ...read more

Did you hear?... Ultimate Direction, Clif Bar, Patagonia, and Deuter USA sign on to support Montrail Ultra Cup

Ultimate Direction, Clif Bar, Patagonia, and Deuter USA have signed on to support the Montrail Ultra Cup, a new six-event ultrarunning series organized by Montrail, the Seattle-based outdoor footwear company. The four companies will back the 2002 series with cash support. The ...read more

COPMOBA To Receive $5000 Grant From REI

(Grand Junction, CO – July 28, 2011) The award-winning non-profit trail organization, Colorado Plateau Mountain Bike Trail Association (COPMOBA), announces it will receive a $5,000 grant from Recreational Equipment Incorporated (REI).Saturday, July 30 at 11am, the staff of the ...read more

Did you hear?... ACA receives $15,000 boating safety grant

The American Canoe Association (ACA) recently received a $15,000 grant to produce a paddlesport safety track at the 2003 International Boating and Water Safety Summit. The grant provides ACA the opportunity to integrate paddlesport safety issues into this important annual event. ...read more