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Community Pedaleando: THANK YOU!

June 14, 2018
We had a great time at the Community Pedaleando! Thanks to all who came out to North Face Park in Carbondale to ride, learn, eat, and celebrate with us!
Thank you to our partners: Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES), Aspen Community Foundation (ACF), and Valley Settlement  
Check out some pictures from the day.
Some highlights…
  • We had 250 attendees this year!
  • Aspen Mayor Steve Skadron and Olympian Chris Klug led out the group ride
  • 30 bikes were tuned by Aloha
  • 20 bikes given away by Way of Compassion Bike Project
  • 20 helmets given away by Aspen Valley Hospital
  • 19 bikes borrowed from AVSC’s fleet of Giant Bicycles
  • Great raffle prizes donated by Basalt Bike & Ski, Aspen Skiing Company, Cyclebar, and Dakine
  • 125 tacos made by Taqueria El Nopal (made with pork donated by Rock Bottom Ranch!)
  • 220 grass-fed meat burgers and 120 hot dogs donated by Crystal River Meats
  • Piles of Sweets supplied by The Little Nell, The Hotel Jerome, and Cyclebar
  • Dozens of eggs were given away by ACES
…and A LOT of fun was had by all!
We’re already looking forward to next year! In the meantime, come ride with us! AVSC has mountain biking programs all summer long, including a free introductory clinic. Learn more and sign up here.