Auckland and Wellington, New Zealand: Trail Fund New Zealand Incorporated (Trail Fund NZ) and 3Sixty Sports today announced that 3Sixty Sports has joined the “1% for Trails” programme and will now donate 1% of all revenue from sales to support the work of Trail Fund NZ. The funds raised will be used by Trail Fund NZ to support the development and maintenance of publicly accessible, environmentally sensitive and sustainable mountain bike trails around New Zealand.
3Sixty Sports represents top brands in New Zealand including Identiti Bikes, Halo Wheels, Sea Sucker racks, components from Gusset Bikes and the iconic North Shore bike company Banshee Bikes. "We’re excited to be supporting Trail Fund NZ,” said 3Sixty Sports director and founder Bruce Davey. “We all need trails to ride on and we’ve been very impressed with what Trail Fund NZ has already achieved in supporting trail projects around the country.”
Through the generous support of sponsors and riders Trail Fund NZ has provided grants to 21 volunteer-led trail projects across New Zealand. "We are very pleased to have Bruce and the 3Sixty team on board," said Ben Wilde, Trail Fund NZ Chairperson. "This type of long term commitment to supporting trails is exactly the sort of financial support we need to keep our sport moving forward."
Riders can look for the "1% for Trails" stickers on products in store and online to see products that are contributing back to New Zealand mountain bike trails.
About Trail Fund New Zealand Incorporated
Trail Fund NZ is a not-for-profit and volunteer-run project founded to support the development and maintenance of publicly accessible, environmentally sensitive and sustainable mountain bike accessible trails in New Zealand. Founded in 2012, Trail Fund NZ has provided grants to a wide range of volunteer-led trail building projects all around New Zealand. Learn more at www.trailfund.org.nz.
About 3Sixty Sports Ltd
3Sixty is a bicycle and adventure product distributor focused on offering high quality innovative products back by reliable and friendly customer service. Founded by the owner and designer of Gloworm Lights, 3Sixty offers a range of quality brands previously not seen on the shores of New Zealand. We work closely with our global suppliers to develop strategies and create brand awareness while meeting the demands of our customers and supporting the community. Learn more at www.3sixtysports.co.nz/