Get ready to show off your knowledge of the city while displaying your fold-and-roll skills — the Brompton Urban Challenge is coming to Portland!
- Saturday, July 16th 10:00 am at Clever Cycles (900 SE Hawthorne).
- 2-4 riders per team (and at least 1 Brompton)
- All profits benefit BikePortland.org
- Registration now open
We’ve partnered up with Brompton, Ortlieb and Clever Cycles to organize a fun event for Brompton lovers of all stripes. And guess what? Proceeds from the event will benefit BikePortland.org!
This is the 2nd season of the Brompton Urban Challenge. Last year 15 cities around the world hosted an event including: Budapest, Milan, Paris, and Amsterdam. This season there are 16 Challenges around the world and this is the first year it has come to Portland (where Brompton has its USA headquarters, by the way).
We’re still planning the event and can’t wait to share more with you. Here are the details so far (taken from the official event registration page):
— The Brompton Urban Challenge (BUCPDX) is a photo-based scavenger hunt on two wheels. Participants will spend the day exploring Portland, interpreting clues and completing challenges while uploading their crafty and clever feats to social media. This is not a race! We’re here to have fun and build community.[Read more…]