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For those who missed out on all the fun, Thorin Klosowski is here to save the day! He wrote this wonderful event recap for DETHRIDE on Westword’s art + culture blog Show & Tell.

“The award ceremony, to which we were called up to the stage to collect our rewards, followed after three of the bands on the ticket played. Under normal conditions, this wouldn’t have been a problem, but as it turns out, I get a little clumsy when I’m on a stage in front of people, and I managed to drop and spread out all of our winnings. Maybe it was the fact that organizer Jen Nordhem kept calling us all nerds, or maybe I’d just had a couple too many drinks. It was classy either way. “


This is Thorin right before dropping all the “winnings” captured by Sarah Slater.

That was funny. But back to the serious stuff. We had a great turn out, 65 DETHRIDERS joined us at 3 Kings for a night of bikes, metal and art.


Congrats to the first place team, check out their sweet shirts! Art by Sam Turner, printed + donated by Indy Ink.

Thanks for coming, everyone! This may turn into an annual deal so stay tuned!

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DETHRIDE: A Halloween Bicycle Scavenger Hunt
A MsHurricane & One26 Production

Sunday 10/31, 7PM
3 Kings Tavern
60 S. Broadway, Denver
$6, includes access to show after the hunt

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If you’ve been checking out my Twitter you’ll know my life has been CRAZY lately! But things are slowing down and I want you to know, blog, that I haven’t forgotten about you.

So here you go, a quick and dirty update…

The Bicycle Film Festival was an inspiring weekend and a total blast!
Goldsprints, dancing, films, ping pong, bike races, food, drinks, art, yoga, music, so much to mention! Thanks to George Ferris Photography for these photos!

Goldsprints on Thursday Night
Bicycle Film Festival Denver 2010

Scooter won Goldsprints!
Bicycle Film Festival Denver 2010

Winners of The Femalley Cat and The Broseph Invitational
Bicycle Film Festival Denver 2010

Brendt of Denver B-Cycle and I at the Closing Party for BFF and Artcrank
Bicycle Film Festival Denver 2010

The Gutter Bunny Project, a bicycle/film installation at the Closing Party
Bicycle Film Festival Denver 2010

The DJ setup at that party was massive!
Bicycle Film Festival Denver 2010

I started working at Omerica Organic!
They are killing it with their new line of accessories!

Look at the line they did specifically for The Bicycle Film Festival!

The Queen Anne’s yoga and lunch event Revitalize Lunch Hour is coming to an end October 22nd.

The next event is Wednesday, September 22nd, reserve your spot by calling the Queen Anne: 303-296-6666

My new article has been published in Urban Velo Magazine.

Read it: Do It By Bike In Denver

The Bicycle Film Festival is right around the corner! Tickets are now available online at bicyclefilmfestival.com/denver.

Tickets
For sale online at bicyclefilmfestival.com/denver
$10 per screening
$30 Festival Pass (includes all 6 screenings, limited amount sold)
All films will be shown at Starz FilmCenter at the Tivoli, 900 Auraria Parkway

Film Highlights
Friday, 9/10
– Birth Of Big Air (BMX)
– Riding The Long White Cloud (Skateboarding, Bicycle Touring)
Saturday, 9/11
– Bicycle Dreams (RAAM, Road Racing)
– The Cyclocross Meeting (Cyclocross Racing)
– Line Of Sight (Alleycat Racing)

After Party Highlights
Thursday, 9/9 – Group Ride and Gold Sprints @ Shag Lounge (830 15th St.)
Friday, 9/10 – Bands, Ping Pong and Vegetarian Eats @ Meadowlark Bar (2701 Larimer St., Downstairs)
Saturday, 9/11 – Art Curated by ArtCrank Postershow and Music Curated by Analog Space @ Lisa Kowalski Gallery (2762 Walnut St.)

You can find programs for the BFF at the following locations:
Starz FilmCenter at the Tivoli: 900 Auraria Pkwy.
Pearl Velo: 4301 Tennyson St.
Shag Lounge: 830 15th St..
Crema Coffeehouse: 2862 Larimer St.
The Fabric Lab Pop Up Shop at Mod Livin’: 5327 E. Colfax Ave.
WaterCourse Foods: 837 E. 17th Ave.
The Denver Spoke: 1715 E. Evans Ave.
And more…

View the full line up of films and parties now at bicyclefilmfestival.com/denver. Don’t forget to buy your tickets early!

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As you all know, the Bicycle Film Festival is coming to Denver September 9th-11th! Please follow us on Twitter @BFFDenver

I just got back from the 10 year anniversary of the BFF in New York City and this was my favorite film there. Hope you can make it in September to see it in full length, it’s a beautiful film.

Bicycle Enthusiasts!
Position Available: Assistant Producer for the Denver Bicycle Film Festival
www.bicyclefilmfestival.com
@BFFDenver

EDIT: THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED! THANK YOU!

Duration: Now- September 20th, 2010
Time Investment: 15 hours per week, but if you’re good at time management it shouldn’t be that much.
Job Description: You will be acquiring sponsorships, cultivating a street team, promoting via Twitter & FB, assisting with general event coordination, as well as some other random stuff along the way.
Requirements: Internet & email access everyday (preferred: internet/email on your phone), be a self starter, think quick on your feet, have great writing skills, live in Denver and be a bike lover.
Compensation: First dibs on free gear, free tickets to the festival, a badass title for your resume, lots of event planning & promotion experience, and a fist full of cycling industry connections.

Don’t send me your resume! Send me an explanation about why you would kick ass at being my assistant, why you ride, and how you will benefit from this position. Please email Jen.Nordhem[at]bicyclefilmfestivalDOTcom


The Bicycle Film Festival is coming back to Denver! Keep your schedule open the weekend of September 9-11th for films, parties, music, and of course, bicycles! Keep an eye here or on the BFF website for more details!

We are currently looking for local cycling supportive businesses to sponsor the festival to keep ticket prices low and throw some big, fun parties! If you are interested in getting involved in any way, from being on our street team to being a sponsor, don’t hesitate to email Jen at Jen.Nordhem[at]bicyclefilmfestival.com

And, yes, The Femalley Cat will return this year!!!


Imma Twitta Dat!

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