EFTA Announces Major Rule Changes for 2018

Effective for the 2018 race season, the Eastern Fat Tire Association has officially changed the rule book to allow eBikes in all classes and categories. EFTA board member Mike Wissell noted “now anyone will be able to ride in whatever class they want regardless of training or fitness. Want to go toe to toe with […]

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Category Changes

Making some changes to categories has been an ongoing conversation in NEMTB for awhile now. Mountain bike racing in New England has a lot of categories between ability levels and age classes. The desire for most involved with sanctioning and promoting is to simplify things and reduce the overall number of categories.  While at the […]

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Plans for 2018

This past weekend EFTA hosted a Promoter’s Summit to try and bring folks together to develop plans and strategies to get us through this transitional year and beyond.  The retirement of Chris and Jill Logan and the Root 66 Series has created challenges but also opportunities for NEMTB. Ideas were shared, tweaked, tweaked some more, […]

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