Interested in riding the famous Repack course with mountain bike pioneers Joe Breeze and Charlie Kelly? How about sharing saddle time with Luna Chix Marla Streb and Jen Blocoa? Biketoberfest is a fundraiser for bicycle advocacy in Marin County, and will be held in Fairfax, California Saturday, October 18 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The San Francisco Bay area is home to several recognizable bike brands, many of whom will be displaying their products at Biketoberfest, including Sycip, Wilderness Trail Bicycles (WTB), Soulcraft, Inglis/Retrotec, Steelman, White Industries, Castellano, and Breezer.
Custom singlespeed from retrotec.: custom singlespeed from retrotec. Inglis/Retrotec
A bike rodeo for the kids, vintage bike show for the history buffs, and music by three local bands, including Salsa founder Ross Shafer, will keep toes tapping while serenading the crowd.
Salsa founder ross shafer, with his biofloat seatpost at interbike 2008.: salsa founder ross shafer, with his biofloat seatpost at interbike 2008. Gary Boulanger
Salsa founder Ross Shafer with his BioFloat seatpost at Interbike 2008
Admission is free. For more information, visit http://biketoberfest2008.org.