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Highlight Video From 2012 STRIDER World Championship!

 

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Only 30 days away from Spring and we’re already getting excited for Summer STRIDER fun in Sarasota October 11-13th! The Highlight video from the 2012 STRIDER World Championship at Sarasota BMX definitely is making us more excited for the Summer ahead.

Check out the video whether you were there or not. If you were able to attend look for your STRIDER rider and share with your friends and family! If you weren’t able to make it in 2012, watc it to find out what you can look forward to at the 2013 STRIDER World Championships! General information and a count down can be found HERE.

 

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The STRIDER World Championships Are About More Than Racing!

After two days focused on STRIDER Racing it’s going to be time to rest and relax…Sunday (10/14) is going to be the perfect day for both!

We’ll start the day playing at Lido beach right behind The Helmsley Sandcastle (host hotel).  Ride on the beach, Swim, bury Mom and Dad in the sand, and see how far you can coast into the ocean on your STRIDER!

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At 11:00 am we’ll gather on the beach for a STRIDER Surf Beach Parade! At 11:30 the STRIDER bike toss is the perfect chance for the bigger kids (aka Mom and Dad) to show off their muscles. Whoever throws the STRIDER bike the farthest gets…BRAGGING RIGHTS for an entire year!

Ride In The Grass, Play At The Park

Between 4:00pm and 6:00pm we’ll have trolley’s heading to Payne Park. This is a local STRIDER rider favorite with an amazing new playground, grassy hills, and a challenging skate park there’s sure to be something for everybody.

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At 6:00 we’re heading downtown for a STRIDER stroll and Dinner. The trolleys will be picking up STRIDER families at the corner or Lemon and Main St from 8:00 to 9:00pm.

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Calendar of Events for the 2nd Annual STRIDER World Championship!

With only 3 weeks to go until the 2012 STRIDER World Championship we’re all getting excited to head down to Sarasota! We’ve tried to pack in the maximum allowable amount of fun into this year’s event…if only the days were longer. The calendar is also available on Strider Life and you could add ideas on Dining or spare time activities there as well.

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We're In The Northeast This Weekend!

We don’t make it out to the Northeast nearly as often as we’d like, but were there right now.

1. Come out to Uprise Festival in Shippensburg, PA. You can enjoy the music Friday and Saturday and when you want to give your toddler a break come over to the FREE STRIDER Adventure Zone!Uprise Festival

 

2. Strider World Cup at the USA BMX New England Nationals in Trumble, CT! There will be a STRIDER Adventure Zone today, Saturday and Sunday with Strider World Cup racing on Saturday! (Full Schedule and Maps HERE)

New-England-Nationals

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Strider Adventure Zone At Storybook Island's Once Upon A Festival!

Come down to Storybook Island in Rapid City for Once Upon A Festival this weekend!

StoryBookIslandCastleWhat? Strider Adventure Zone at Storybook Island’s Once Upon A Festival

When? 10am to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday (9/8-9/9)

Why? Bring your own STRIDER (can only be ridden in the Adventure Zone) or ride one of our demo bikes over obstacles and ramps!

Cost? Just $2.00/person for Once Upon A Festival which is a fundraiser for Storybook Island. The Strider Adventure Zone is FREE and there will be a bunch of other fun activities for the kids there as well…not to mention all of the fun interactive play areas you already love at Storybook Island.


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Another Great Year at the Dakota Five-O!

We had another great turn-out this year for the STRIDER races at the Dakota Five-O in beautiful Spearfish, South Dakota! Many of the children participating were there to cheer on their parents as they came over the finish line after 50 grueling miles of mountain biking.

Future Dakota Five-O Riders!

It’s always nice to see the next generation of bicyclists getting so much support from their parents and others in the biking community. Congratulations to all of the Five-O finishers, there were some super fast times this year.  We can’t help thinking that a future record setter may be one of the STRIDER racers of today!

Thanks to everyone who came out. See you next year!

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You can find additional photos on our Flickr account or add your own photos to the thread over at Strider Life.

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Texas State STRIDER Championships 8/24-8/26!

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday there will be Strider Cup Races at Pearland BMX just outside of Houston! The finals will be held on Sunday (8/26), but there will be races today and Saturday as well. There is more information in the Strider Life calendar of events and you can download the registration form at the Texas State STRIDER Championships Facbook page.

It should be a great time in the Lone Star state with a bunch of riders already committed to racing! Below is a brief schedule for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. More information is on Strider Life:

Times:
Friday (8-24-12)
Sign-ups: 6p-7p
Practice after the Parade Lap
Race before the Main

Saturday (8-25-12)
Sign-ups: 12p-1:30p
Practice after the Parade Lap
Race before the Main

Sunday (8-26-12) Texas State Strider Championships
Sign-up: 8a-9a
Practice and 1st round after the Parade Lap
2nd round before the Main
Finals after the Mains

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What Do Indiana, Colorado, And Pennsylvania Have In Common?

We’re either there already or will be visiting with a STRIDER Adventure Zone soon!

The next couple of months are super busy here at Strider! We thought it would be a good idea to let you know where we’re travelling now and in the not too distant future. If you’re in the area stop by and say hello.

1. This Weekend 8/17 – 8/19 we’re hanging out in the IMS Kids Zone at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Come down to watch the amazing Red Bull US Grand Prix motorcycle racing and do some STRIDER riding as well!

2. We’ll be in Durango, CO 8/18-8/19 and then at every finish festival along the USA Pro Cycling Challenge! All the details are in the poster below. Bring your STRIDER or ride one of our demos.  On 8/26, in Denver, we’ll be hosting an even larger STRIDER Adventure Zone with some Strider Cup racing as well!

3. We’re flying out to Shippensburg, PA for Uprise Fest 2012 September 14th-15th! Come out to enjoy over 30 bands on 3 stages over 2 days and check out the STRIDER Adventure Zone while you’re there!

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STRIDER Parade And Adventure Zone In Sarasota This Saturday! (6/16)

We know there are a lot of STRIDER Riders in the Sarasota, FL area!

This Saturday is the Grand Opening of the amazing new playground at Payne Park in Sarasota in conjunction with Sarasota Sports Festival! STRIDER has been asked to be a part of the festivities. Bring your STRIDER down or test ride one!

Join us at 9am for a STRIDER Bike parade and then continue the fun in the STRIDER Adventure Zone until 3pm! It should be a really great time with activities for the entire family. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is sending down some  clowns too…what more could you want?

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STRIDER Clinic and Adventure Zone at Lyons Outdoor Games!

Starting today Friday (6/8) and running through Sunday (6/10) is the Lyons Outdoor Games in beautiful Lyons, Colorado! If you are in the vicinity (Just west of Longmont, a short hop north of Boulder, and a bit south of Estes Park) and you love all things outdoors then this is the place to be this weekend. There are events for everybody (even the dog) in the family including a STRIDER Adventure Zone and STRIDER Rider Clinic.

Get out there and have some fun with other STRIDER families, be inspired by the “big kids”, and celebrate the outdoor lifestyle.

Tell them STRIDER sent you!

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