5 Iconic BC Riding Destinations & 5 Lucky Winners
And the winners are...
The Tourism Organization in each of these regions has teamed up with the Moment Movie to offer a destination experience in British Columbia, the birthplace of freeriding. The Moment Movie, a film about the group of characters that spawned the freeride movement is honored to be a part of such a fun destination giveaway. The Moment Film tour has been on the road for the past 7 weeks and audiences are stoked on the funny and charismatic cast and how they all played a role in the beginning of a sport that nobody wanted.The Ride BC Giveaway is simple: 5 LOCATIONS = 5 WINNERS
Check out each of the Destinations and their prize packs and scroll to the bottom to enter!
WHISTLER PRIZE PACK
Whistler Riding by Justa Jeskova
Whistler: the home of Crankworx and the birthplace of bikepark riding all wrapped up in an epic vibrant village. Tucked in the coast mountains, some call it the center of the mountain biking universe as it offers the ultimate riding playground.
Here is the prize pack brought to you by Tourism Whistler
2 nights’ accommodation at Aava Whistler Hotel
1-day Whistler Mountain Bike Park lift ticket for 2 adults
Axe throwing for two, courtesy of Forged Axe Throwing
Two 1-day High Performance Bike Rentals, courtesy of Arbutus Routes
The Green River Rafting Tour, courtesy of Wedge Rafting
$100 dining gift certificate to a Whistler restaurant of choice.
SUNSHINE COAST, BC, PRIZE PACK
Located in the southwest corner of mainland British Columbia, the Sunshine Coast is a 180 km stretch of paradise. Accessible by air or by ferry service at its north and south ends, the Sunshine Coast is part of the BC mainland, but has all the laid-back charm of island living. The mountain biking in this area is incredible and Sunshine Coast Tourism has offered a 2 part prize with an experience in the Northern and the Southern part of the region.
Here is the prize pack brought to you by Sunshine Coast Tourism:
Southern Sunshine Coast
2 Nights Accommodation at Painted Boat Resort Spa & Marina with a Spa Garden Pass for 2
A Guided Bike Tour by Coast Gravity Park Including 2 Shuttle Day Passes
Northern Sunshine Coast
2 Nights Accommodation at Beach Gardens Resort & Marina
Guided Bike Tour from Russell Brewer (President of the Powell River Cycling Association) and Wayne Brewer
Complimentary Tasting Flights at Townsite Brewing
Dinner and Drinks at the Seasider Bistro and Wine Bar
ROSSLAND PRIZE PACK
Rossland Riding by Ollie Jones
Coined the mountain bike capital of Canada, Rossland has a renowned trail network including the infamous 7 Summits. The area is rich in mining history and the network of old road beds and mining routes stretches beyond 200km of maintained trails for riders to enjoy right from town.
Here is the prize pack brought to you by Rossland Tourism
2 nights stay at the Prestige in Rossland for two (one "two queen standard rooms")
Kootenay Gateway Mountain Bike Shuttle for two.
Special Guest Guiding for 1 day by Chris Lawrence cast member of the film.
Rossland Beer Co. Growler and 2 Rossland Beer Co. glasses
$25 gift card at the Alpine Grind.
$25 gift card at Revolution Cycles and Rossland branded items.
$25 gift card at Gerick Cycle
KAMLOOPS PRIZE PACK
Kamloops, where it all started for Brett Tippie, Richie Schley and others is known as the birth place of free riding. Its semi-arid climate creates the perfect landscape for four season riding – from classic flowy single-track to high-speed alpine downhill to winter biking. Go off the grid, get lost and discover the unexpected along the way.
Here is the prize pack brought to you by Kamloops Tourism
2 nights stay for two at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel
2 shuttle passes with Mostly Mental Shuttles
1 $25 Gift Card for Spoke ‘N Motion
1 Gift Card & Growler for Noble Pig Brewhouse
1 Gift Card & 2 pairs of socks for Cycle Logic
1 $25 Gift Card for Caffe Motivo
1 Evoc Duffle Bag from District Bicycle Co.
1 $100 Gift Card from the Twisted Olive Restaurant
1 Gift Card, 1 coffee mug and tea from The Art We Are
Complimentary Wine Tasting/Vineyard Tour for 2 at Monte Creek Ranch Winery
1 Personal mountain bike video produced by Lone Wolf Productions - 2 minutes in length
VANCOUVER'S NORTH SHORE PRIZE PACK
North Shore Riding
It's the riding location legends are made of, with names like Wade Simmons, Dangerous Dan Cowan, Carys Evans, Thomas Vanderham and trails like the reeper, the flying circus and hematoma. The North Shore of Vancouver is a massive part of mountain bike history and is a must for all riders to experience.
Here is the prize pack brought to you by Vancouver's North Shore Tourism:
1 night stay including parking at the Holiday Inn & Suites in North Vancouver.
1 guided day of riding with the man, Brett Tippie
BC Bike Race large roller bag (90 litre) plus full BCBR bib shorts and jersey.
Bridge Brewing Company - 4 pack BBO cans ($13.55), $40 gift card (for lunch and beer), Toque ($20), 2 glasses ($11.40)
Tap & Barrel Gift Card for $50.00.
North Vancouver Art Council Calendar
THE MOMENT MOVIE DIGITAL RELEASE
At the end of April, the Moment Movie that features many of these great BC ride locations will be available for purchase through iTunes and Vimeo on demand. Audiences have been raving about this great documentary about the birth of freeriding that changed mountain biking forever.
HOW TO ENTER
This is no "tag this" or "share that" contest. All you have to do is enter your name and hometown and you are entered. If you would like some information about riding and visiting each of these areas, just tick the corresponding box and information will be emailed to you.
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