SOURCE: SORCE (Surrey Off-Road Cycling Enthusiats)
Announcing the 6th Annual – BIKE FEST 2007
Surrey, BCâ€¦SORCE, the Surrey Off-Road Cycling Enthusiasts Society, proudly announces the 6th Annual Bike Fest on Saturday, June 23rd from 11:00am to 3:00pm in the South Surrey Athletic Park, 24th Avenue & 148th Street (adjacent to Softball City).
Huge Sports Swap brought to you by Sports Replay!
â€¢ FREE entry for purchasers 11am -3 pm
â€¢ $5 set up fee for vendors (free for SORCE members!)
â€¢ 15% commission on sales
â€¢ vendors drop off 9:30 -11 am
â€¢ vendors pick up 3 – 4pm
Fourth Annual My First Mountain Bike Race
â€¢ $20 race registration fee (includes one day Cycling BC licence)
â€¢ 10 am start
â€¢ Racer MUST check in by 9:30 am to pick up their race plate
â€¢ Preregistration (recommended) available at the local bike shops
â€¢ Online registration available
â€¢ Check in opens at 8 am
Movie Premiere – Defect
â€¢ 4 pm at Youth Centre in the South Surrey Recreation Centre
â€¢ $3 admission
â€¢ TICKETS AVAILABLE AT LOCAL BIKE SHOPS OR AT BIKE FEST
This festival is the only one of its kind in the South Fraser Region and is part of BC Bike Month. All ages welcome. All proceeds benefit SORCE trail work, Team SORCE and their Youth Cycling Programs in cooperation with the Elgin Park Secondary SPOKE Race Team. This fun filled day promises activities for the entire family. Featured events include My First Mountain Bike Race, a huge Sports Swap, a Bike Rodeo, the South Surrey Recreation Centre Open House, a Dirt Jump Demo on the newly designed and rebuilt dirt jumps, an appearance by members of the Vancouver Unicyling Club and the premiere of Defect, an extreme unicycling video.
Jim Richardson, President of SORCE, invites you to join us in the park, â€œThis is the largest Bike Month event south of the Fraser River and is an annual highlight for our club and the riding community. The park will be hopping! Iâ€™m really looking forward to the pro Dirt Jumping demonstration, the Sports Swap and the mouthwatering fried onions on the infamous Garvey burgers from our concession. Thanks in advance for coming out and supporting SORCE.â€
My First Mountain Bike Race is an ideal way for racing rookies to experience the exhilaration of mountain bike competition. The course follows the nearly obstacle free BLT trail at the South Surrey Bike Park. Grab a friend and start training as this race only comes around once a year. The race starts at 10am, is a Cycling BC sanctioned mountain bike race, participants are first time or non-licensed riders from 10 -110 years old! Cost is only $20! Download the registration form for all the details at www.sorcebikeclub.org.
Additional activities include – Tours of the bike park trails, demo bikes to try out, free skills clinics and MUSIC!!!