Archive: May 2015

  1. Women’s Weekend

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    Women’s Weekend

    Carley Young from Ride Like A Girl will be hosting Women’s Weekend at the park along with guest instructors Karen Brooks, Shanna Powell and others. There will be a variety of skill clinics and events including a ride to Frick Park and an after party at OTB in the South Side.

    General Information:

    Dates: June 27th and 28th.

    Price: $60 for the weekend pass, instruction, sticker & shirt or $50 for the weekend pass, instruction & sticker.

    Registration: Call 412-362-3693, stop by the park or online at this LINK (Click “Events” then “Women’s Weekend.”).

    *Schedule Change: The Sunday MTB ride at Frick Park will start at 2:00pm due to OpenStreetsPGH.

    Sponsors:

    Dans Comp

    Jaunt

    Liv Cycling

    the wheel mill flyer

  2. Lock-In

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    Lock-In

    What is a Lock-In? Think of it as an old school lock-in at the rec-center or school, but with bikes and skateboards!  Yes, people do ride all night long, with a power nap here and there. There is food, games, contests, other random events, raffles and often a product toss. Prepare for a night of fun with friends, bikes and boards!

    The basics to know:

    June 19th.

    Sign in/drop off 8pm-10pm.

    Pre-register by clicking this LINK (Click “Events then click “Lock In) or call 412-362-3693.

    For ages 8-14.

    No admission after 10pm.

    Checkout is 7am-9am.

    $25 for season pass holders/$35 for non-season pass holders.

    Parents do not have to stay. We will have staff and volunteers there to supervise for the night.

    What to Bring:

    A good fun loving attitude.

    A valid waiver, if it is your first time.

    What you plan to ride all night and a helmet (We have limited rentals available. If you need a rental bike or helmet, please email mike@thewheelmill.com to reserve)

    A sleeping bag, if you want to take a nap.

    Spending cash.

    What Not to Bring:

    A bad attitude.

    Tents

    Items of value that you cannot keep with you at all times.

    Schedule:

    9pm –  Free ride!

    10pm –  Bunnyhop & Highest Ollie contests.

    10:45pm – Game of B.I.K.E. & S.K.A.T.E.

    11:30pm –  Food.

    Midnight –Group photo.

    12:15am – Dodgeball (rule #1, No Crying or your team loses).

    1am – Foot Down!

    2am – Most Laps in the Beginner Jump Line.

    3am – Ping Pong

    4am – Scavenger hunt

    5am – Breakfast

    6am – Clean up, anybody that helps can earn raffle tickets

    7am – Raffle & product toss

    9am – Say Goodbye!

    *Schedule subject to change.

    We reserve the right to search attendees bags at anytime, if they choose not to have their bag searched they will be sent home.  There is a zero tolerance policy for theft and contraband at The Wheel Mill.

     

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