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Dirt Farm Freeride
March 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dirt Farm Brewing is excited to team up with Mark Stapperfenne to present the first ever Dirt Farm Freeride!
This event will take place on our family farm in Bluemont, Virginia! Athletes will hop on their skateboards and start their ride at the top of the Dirt Farm driveway and cruise on down the mountain past the vineyard, the hop yard, cherry trees and farmland. Spectators will be able to walk the course and watch the action!
We’re stoked to bring the Downhill Community onto our slice of the Blue Ridge Mountains. We offer panoramic views, a Kitchen Workshop offering killer bites, on-site parking, and of course…farm fresh beer!
Saturday, March 25, 2023 Event Schedule:
9am – Athlete check-in begins at the top of the hill
9:30am – Riders meeting at the shuttle
9:45am-12:30pm – Descents
12:30-1:15pm – Lunch/volunteers break
1:30-5pm – Descents
5:15-5:45pm – Raffle drawing, prizes, sponsors, group photo!
Registration for Athletes is $40 – PayPal Mark Anthony (Mstapperfenne@gmail.com)
*Athletes must be experienced in the downhill community. Please reach out to the email listed above if you have any questions.
-Athletes will receive a wristband for unlimited shuttles + 5 raffle tickets.
-Additional opportunities for prizes will be announced on event day.
-Additional raffle tickets will be available for purchase.
Spectating is no charge. Our driveway will be closed to the public but you can still access the brewery via the Bluemont Vineyard driveway next door. Follow the signage to make your way to the taproom! Beer will be available for purchase in the taproom as well as along the spectating route.
We look forward to seeing y’all there!
Some formalities on safety;
-All athletes are required to register and sign waivers on-site.
-All athletes are required to wear Helmet, Gloves and closed-toed shoes.
-The road will be lined with hay bales and spotters to ensure a safe descent to the bottom.
-Athletes under 18 require a parent or guardian’s signature at registration.
-EMT’s are on site for emergencies.
-This level of hill requires athletes to be experienced in slowing down and stopping while moving above 20 miles per hour.
For any freeride/downhill questions please reach out to Mark at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the Dirt Farm Freeride facebook event or instagram page!
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