Local Mad Max fans rode eternal, shiny and chrome on Saturday

Posted by on June 28th, 2016 at 3:17 pm

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Epic movies come and go, but hopefully movie-themed bike rides will be with us, always.

If you were wandering around Portland on Saturday, you might have witnessed a group of Mad Max aficionados cruising through their own private apocalypse, led (of course) by a guitarist in a cargo bike.

“As a first annual ride, we were pleased with the turnout,” said Sarah Goforth, one of the organizers.

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(Photos courtesy Sarah Goforth)

Looks as if they had a lovely, lovely day.

— Michael Andersen, (503) 333-7824 – michael@bikeportland.org

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    Justin June 28, 2016 at 3:23 pm

    love it

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    Edwin June 28, 2016 at 5:23 pm

    It was a great ride thanks everyone for joining in this endeavor. more photos at https://www.facebook.com/PDXMADMAX/

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    devograd June 28, 2016 at 7:19 pm

    Awesome 🙂

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    Josh G June 28, 2016 at 9:16 pm
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    Eric Leifsdad June 29, 2016 at 2:16 pm

    Fun stuff. On the west side, we dress this way and add spears to our bikes just to avoid getting squeezed where the bike lane ends.

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    Kathryn July 1, 2016 at 4:38 pm

    I was sad to miss this, looked like fun! If you were into this, check out this MAD MAX bike sculpture from Philadelphia’s Kinetic Sculpture Derby!

    https://www.facebook.com/garydannmultimedia/videos/10154147162879780/

    Every year Philadelphia Brewing Co makes a new sculpture over the same truck body they converted to be bicycle powered, go to the derby if you are ever in Philadelphia in May!

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