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Archive for December 1, 2014

Photo Contest Reminder- Dec 4th is the Date!

Annual SDMBA Photo Contest

Thursday, December 4th, from 7pm – 9pm
Location: Cal Coast Bicycles
3020 Adams Avenue, San Diego CA 92116

IMPORTANT – You must RSVP to attend!

Join SDMBA and its sponsors including Cal Coast Bicycles for an evening of free pizza, beer, and mountain bike stoke. Stop by to enter in your action shots, enjoy good company, and check out the work of fellow mountain bikers.

Everyone is welcome but you must RSVP to evan(at)sdmba(dot)com if you wish to attend.

All photos will be displayed at the event and judged by your peers.  Winners will receive some cool swag and get their photos printed on the SDMBA Poster Calendar for 2015.

Cal Coast Bicycles will be offering a 15% discount during the Photo Contest.



  1. SDMBA / IMBA members can enter up to six photos for free; $10 for unlimited entries
  2. Non-members welcome – 3 entries for $10.00; or unlimited entries for $30 which includes free SDMBA/IMBA membership. You can become a member on-site.
  3. All photos are automatically entered for Best of Show
  4. Prints may range in size from a minimum of 5 x 7 to a maximum of 8 x 12. Please do not have the prints framed.
  5. Photos must be from within the last 5 years.
  6. On the back of your photo please include your name, email, phone number, the category and a caption or title for each photograph.
  7. You must be present to win.
  8. By entering the SDMBA Photo Contest, you agree to grant SDMBA, IMBA and the Photo Contest Sponsors the right to display your image in print and on the web. Entrants will retain the rights to their photographs.


  1. Trail shots (show us your best vistas or scenery, beautiful locations, or your best compositions)
  2. Bike shots (your best shot of your bike or bikes)
  3. Holy SH!T (pucker factor, stunts. features, gnar, free-ride, whatever gets your adrenaline pumping)
  4. Racing (Your best race photos – Downhill, 4X, enduro, XC, endurance, etc)
  5. Air time (show us how you like to take flight – hucks, doubles, dirt jumps)
  6. Family affair (Boys aren’t the only ones who like to get dirty)
  7. Gravity Sucks (Show us your crash photos!)
  8. Oreo (your best black & white photo)
  9. Wild Things
  10. Best of show

PLEASE RSVP TO: evan(at)sdmba(dot)com

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