10 Reasons Why The Northern Michigan Bike Rodeo Rocks


Norte! is teaming up with Remember To Love and the Cherry Capital Cycling Club to host the 2nd Annual Bike Safety Rodeo on Saturday, May 16th from 10:30-2:30 (it’s an “open house” so come when’ev) at The Traverse City Central High School.

It’s going to rock.

Here’s 10 reasons why you should come:

1. Chance to win one of 2 Trek mountain bikes in a free raffle.
2. Moomers!
3. Free bike tune ups by Recycle-A-Bicycle and area bike shops.
4. Show off your bike handling abilities in the skills course.
5. Dominate your buddies in the slow race contest.
6. Get your helmet on right with Munson Trauma/The Kohl’s Foundation.
7. Learn the “rules of the road” with the Traverse City Police and Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Departments.
8. Score swag! Lights, a bell, and safety lit for each rodeo’er. Plus that cone of Moomers, of course.
9. The Traverse City Fire Department will be teaching basic first aid skills.
10. Learn more about Norte! and what we do including The Bike Mas Project, The Great Traverse City Bike Train Experiment and Traverse City Bikes To School Day.

Huge shout-out to our NM Bike Rodeo sponsors:

Blue Cross/Blue Shield Of Michigan
Dr. Scott Schulz Orthodontics
Munson Medical Center
Central, Boardman and Slabtown Neighborhood Associations

A free day of fun for bike-tastic elementary-aged kids. Bring your bike and your helmet (if you don’t have one, no worries…we’ll have lots) and we’ll see you anytime between 10:30 and 2:30. Ding Ding.

Bike Happy. Bike Mas. Bike TC.


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