Lunch Loop Bike Park: Volunteer Day #1

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A quick report on this morning’s first LLBP Volunteer Day + COPMOBA/IMBA Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day

We had 75 or so folks – mostly families - show up to build and ride trail this morning!  We were joined by volunteer steadfasts, folks who were trailbuilding for the first time, folks young and young at heart, LLBP sponsors, as well as Dan Grunig from Bicycle Colorado and Greg Mazu’sSingletrack Trails crew.  Three sweet! and substantial alternate skills lines and a Kurt’s Lane re-route were ready to ride in less than 3 hours!   A success by all measures.  We do it again next week!

The start-hill & wall-ramp brick retainer walls and  were set yesterday in preparation for the 3 primary park features – the pump track, jump lines & dual slalom course.  Greg and the Singletrack Trails crew, Grassroots Cycles’ James Flatten, and Parks & Rec employees start the 2-week construction Monday!

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Join Us!

- Volunteer Day #2: Sat/Oct 9th, 9am-12pm.

- Grassroots Cycles’ LLBP fundraiser Huktoberfest: Sat-Sun/Oct 9-10, 11am-4pm (at the Ranch on Glade Park)

- Ribbon Cutting: Sat/Oct 16 at 9am.  Enjoy the pix!

Decline Magazine’s coverage of the LLBP http://www.declinemagazine.com/content.php?itemid=5375

A very special thanks to our LLBP Sponsors!

City of Grand Junction * BLM * COPMOBA * REI * Singletrack Trails * Grassroots Cycles * Monument Graphics & Communication * All Metals Welding & Fabrication * Hanson Equipment * Whitewater Building Materials * Redlands Power & Water * Riverbend Equipment * Community Hospital * Williams Production * Enstrom’s Candies * Rocky Mountain Health Plans * Bud’s Signs * US Bank, Doubletree Hotel * MRP * White Brothers * DT Swiss * GJMountainBiking.com * SOAR Physical Therapy * Safari LTD * Rusk & Rusk Court Reporters * Rocky Mountain Orthopaedic Associates * the Willet Family

Cheers and stay tuned -

Jen

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Jen Taylor
PR Manager, Mountain Khakis® www.mountainkhakis.com

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