As many of you already have heard; poisonfrog promotions and ecclestone cycle have teamed up to bring you what is sure to be the most fun event of the season; THE Purple Haze Fat Tire Festival, A festivus for the restofus. Book August 18-19 off work right now! This is a weekend long event and is the first in what is sure to be an annual weekend of great riding, good friends, and fun bike games. We have many sponsors on board already and are giving away $1000s in cash and prizes for all of the events. What are these events you say? Well have a look at our proposed schedule; www.poisonfrog.ca/purplehaze
Friday August 17th
Night Ride at BuckWallow - 9pm - 11pm (Come and check out some of nite riders new products.
August 18th & 19th
8am - 10am Registration
10am Welcome to the event. Outline the weekend's schedule.
10:30 - 11am Mechanic's Race (change a flat and repair your chain and then sprint 1k for prizes)
11:15 - 12am Obstacle Course - Logs & Bogs (with bonus features and teeter totters)
12 - 2 pm Skinny Challenge Course (dont fear folks its not high, but it is a long way to earn the prize)
2:30pm - 3:30 Technical Hill Climb in Doug's Run (75+ feet of rock filled uber technical climb)
4pm - 4:15 Slow Race (Thats right, the last person around the circle wins)
4:15 pm Bike Toss (weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee, uh, not your own bike either)
8am - 10am Registration
10am - 1pm Poker Ride (5 check points and the best 3 hands win cash, CASH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)
1 pm -2pm Awards and Social Hour
2 pm Get Out! Go to your Homes!
This is just part of the fun! Their will be an expo area showing off new 2008 products, enjoy the bbq, music and plus many hidden secrets and surprises. All this and much more for a great price of 50$ for the whole weekend, yes that includes the night ride at Buckwallow as well. We will be capping registration for this event in order to have things run smoothly for our first year, so its first come first served registration. Register at www.poisonfrog.ca/purplehaze or reply to this email, with the subject, hell ya I want to have a great weekend. If you are unable to race at this event and would like to or know some one who would like to volunteer (meals included) please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please us this link to find lodging, or just google campsites. http://ecclestonecycle.com/ride_muskoka_stay.htm
All the best and I am looking forward to seeing you guys and gals there for this awesome first year shindig.
ps; registration will be open at around 5pm today!
We are also taking suggestions to make this the event even more fun.