Yeah Bro! Biker Cross and the High Roller Ride take over Sun Peaks Resort August 9-10, 2008

Aug 4, 2008
by Tyler Maine  
Source:Sun Peaks Resort
Sun Peaks, BC – Summer is far from over and things are heating up August 9 & 10 in the Sun Peaks Bike Park!

The Yeah Bro! Biker Cross on Saturday, August 9, is all about flow. Every rider will get two runs through the biker cross course, and will take their best time from the two runs. The top rider in each category will take home a cash prize, full Sombrio kit (riding jersey, shorts, and gloves) and more! Close to $3000 in Sombrio gear, and a total cash purse of $500 is up for grabs at Yeah Bro!A massive sound system and beverages from Pepsi and Monster will keep the energy levels high all day. Register in advance for $5.00 or register on event day for $10.00.

On Sunday, August 10, test your luck and riding skills in the High Roller Ride (originally scheduled for July 5). Local bike shops will set up stations throughout the Sun Peaks Bike Park and participants will have to search them out in order to test their luck with a roll of the dice. You don’t have to be an expert rider to participate! Each rolling station will be accessed from trails of all skill levels. The High Roller Ride is free for everyone. Sign up on event day at the base of the Sunburst Express.

Mountain Bike Events Calendar:
Aug 9 Yeah Bro! Biker Cross I
Aug 10 High Roller Ride
Aug 24 Canada Cup Downhill Finals
Aug 24 BC Cup DH Race #5Aug 30 Yeah Bro! Biker Cross II

About Sun Peaks
Sun Peaks Resort is a four season destination resort located in the interior of British Columbia near Kamloops. In winter, Sun Peaks is British Columbia’s second largest ski area with three mountains surrounding an intimate ski-in, ski-out village. In other seasons, Sun Peaks offers a diverse range of leisure activities including 18 holes of golf as well as numerous events and festivals. Sun Peaks Resort was the first ski resort in North America and is the only resort in Canada to receive the ISO 14001 designation recognizing the resorts environmental policies and practices. Sun Peaks can be accessed by two airport gateways - Kamloops (45 minutes) and Kelowna (2 1/2 hours) and by car, only a 4 ¼ hour drive separates Sun Peaks and Vancouver, B.C.

www.sunpeaksresort.com

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7 Comments

  • 2 0
 Sounds like fun! Who's going?
  • 0 0
 Crankworks starts that weekend though, Will the rider turnout be that great?
  • 1 1
 dude i didnt even know about this and im there the 9th + 1oth sick!
  • 0 0
 yeah should be fun only live like 30 min away from peaksBig Grin
  • 0 0
 Sounds awesome!
  • 0 0
 mmm
  • 0 0
 i got 10th Frown

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