Mountain Bikers Of Santa Cruz (MBOSC) is proud to announce the Second Annual Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival taking place April 9th and 10th, 2011 in downtown Aptos, California. The Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival (SCMBF) is this year’s premier mountain biking event for Santa Cruz County.
The mission of the SCMBF is to celebrate mountain biking in Santa Cruz County by bringing people together to participate and spectate in competitive and recreational mountain bike events, and a festival to bring the community together to advocate an active outdoor lifestyle and promote the world class mountain biking facilities and riders in Santa Cruz County.
For the second year, locals and visiting mountain bike enthusiast will be participating in fun and competitive events when SCMBF festival comes to town.
Featuring an impressive array of cycling inspired events and resources, the festival will impassion our local community, bringing world renowned professional riders and vendors together for one memorable weekend :
• Fox Racing Shox 831 Jump Contest: A dirt jumping competition that will feature world class professional riders as well as an amateur class. Pro winner will take home a Cash Purse and Amateur Winner will be taking home a New 831 Fox Fork!!!
• Specialized Bicycle components & Scotts Valley Cycle Sport Short Track Race : This short track race will feature an Open Mens/Womens and Pro Mens/Womens class.
• Black Market Bicycles & Epicenter Cyclery Pump Track Pandemonium : pumptrack race for amateurs and professionals
• GoPro Epic XC Challenge : This is a challenging endurance ride that will feature a professional cross-country rider.
• Bike Skills Clinics with Local Pro Riders provided by Bike Skills
• Pump Track Skills
• Bike handling
• Demo Bikes available from various manufacturers (Black Market, Specialized, Ibis, Trek, Yeti, Caletti)
• Vendor Tents
• Shuttle Rides to Soquel Demonstration Forest provided by Shuttle Smith Adventures
• Beer Garden from 6 different local Brewery’s
• Fund Raising Events including Raffle & Silent Auction
Proceeds from this event will be used to create a new permanent bike park in Aptos, California.
For more information about event or sponsorship please contact Megan Zemny at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register Now at Active.com [url:um03ejkc]http://www.active.com/mountain-biking/aptos-ca/santa-cruz-mountain-bike-festival-2011-fy750[/url:um03ejkc]
Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (MBOSC) is an IRC 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization which is dedicated to the promotion of mountain biking in a healthy and environmentally sound manner. MBOSC is an affiliate club of International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA).
Fox Raing Shox is the proud Title Sponsor of the Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival.
* 831 Jump Contest: Pro winners will receive pro purse $$$$! Amateur will receive a new 831 Fox Fork!
* Specialized & Scotts Valley Cycle Sport Short Track race Sponsors
* BlkMrkt & Epicenter Cyclery Pump Track Pandemonium race Sponsors
* GoPro Epic XC Challenge
Also check out the Beer Garden in the center of the Vendor Festival area!
Awards for the Festival…All top 3 riders will receive Fox Racing Shox Swag in addition to prizes!!! 😃
Register now on [L=http://www.santacruzmountainbikefestival.com]www.santacruzmountainbikefestival.com[/L]
Fox Racing Shox 831 Jump Contest Pro: Purse$$$$ Amateur: 1st: 831 Fox Fork, 2nd: GoPro HD Camera, 3rd: VP Components Pedals Grom 831 Contest: 1st: GoPro HD Camera, 2nd: VP Components Pedals, 3rd: $25 Sports Basement Gift Certificates
Grom Jump Contest
16 and older To be Announced
15 and under To be Announced
Black Market & Epicenter Cycling Pump Track Race Pro Men Pro Purse $$$ Pro Women Pro Purse $$$ Amatuer Men 1st: Camelpak, 2nd: VP Components Petals, 3rd: $25 GC Sports basement Amatuer Women 1st: Dakine pack, 2nd: VP Components Petals, 3rd: $25 GC Sports basement Youth To be Announced
Specialized and Scotts Valley cycle Sport ‘s Short Track Pro Men Pro Purse $$$ Pro Women Pro Purse $$$ Amatuer Men 1st: Seaotter Registration, 2nd: Singletrack jersey, 3rd: $25 GC Sports basement Amatuer Women 1st: Seaotter Registration, 2nd: Specialized Jersey -trailhead, 3rd: $25 GC Sports basement Youth To Be Announced