Established in 1992, the Hong Kong Mountain Bike Association is involved in promoting the sport as a safe a viable outdoor activity. The club provides useful information on where to get safety equipment and spare parts and is always looking for volunteers to join or lead a ride, so do not hesitate to get in contact and offer your services for more fun on the trails.The Hong Kong Mountain Bike Association (HKMBA) is a volunteer organization that is involved in promoting the sport as a safe a viable outdoor activity. And also it has, in recent years been working with the Agriculture & Fisheries Department (AFCD) to develop new mountain biking trails. Mountain bikers generally need to apply to the AFCD for a free cycling permit to ride in the country parks (www.afcd.gov.hk). There are currently 10 country parks areas where cycling is permitted.