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July 30th weekly update

Good Evening EVMA! There is alot going on in the coming weeks so look below to see what you will be able to fit in!!

This coming Saturday August 2nd starting at 5pm to 9pm EVMA is hosting the monthly Club meeting and summer social including a cookout. This is a members only event, you may renew or join at the door. You must be at least 21 years to drink. If you plan to attend, please register so we may get an count for food and drink. Spouses of members are welcome.

Trails D and E will be returned to their original direction in August. Signage will be changed Thursday July 31 after 5pm. Also, you may offer comments about the trail reversal on the Facebook page or you may email All comments will be shared with the Park management.

Group rides for August have not been set. We will decide at the meeting. Saturday August 2nd 9am group ride at Freedom park with Jim Irby as your ride leader.

Penny Rich will be leading a Ladies Ride this Saturday August 2nd at 9am at freedom. She will be doing this each month. If interested, message her on Faceboook or send a message to and it will be forwarded.

The Eastern Virginia Mountain Bike Fest (EVMBF) will be held on September 13th at York River State Park. We are looking for sponsers for the event. Check your email for a sponsership package that you could give/show to potential sponsors. Volunteers are very important to successfully pull off this event. Signup genius will be utilized to sign up, so keep an eye out for that link to be posted soon!

Douthat State Park Camping Trip is coming up in September (19th-21st). Registration is open at

A trip to Warrior Creek is in the planning stages for October. Please check the EVMA Facebook events for details or

Have a great weekend!

July 23rd weekly update

Good evening EVMA!! Just a friendly reminder about some rides and social events coming up for you to add to your calendar!! August 2nd – 5pm to 9pm – Club meeting and summer social – Please join EVMA at Freedom Park for club meeting and cookout. This is a members only event, you may renewContinue Reading

July 16 weekly update

Happy Wednesday EVMA! A big thank you to Mike Gross and Grafton Animal Hospital for his continued sponsorship of EVMA. Mike has been a long time sponsor. He has hundreds if not thousands of hours of trial maintenance. He is currently working with the City of Newport News to expand the Harwood Mill trails. PennyContinue Reading

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