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Race across the sky-benefit for NYCMTB and IMBA

Race across the sky, is a documentary about the 2010 marathon mountain bike race known as the Leadville 100.
Here is a trailer, featuring some famous guy named Lance.

There is an upcoming screening and benefit for the NYC Mountain Bike (NYCMTB) and International Mountain Bike Association (IMBA), two great organizations that help build and maintain trails in the NYC area. Hosted by super awesome bike shop in Manhattan and now Brooklyn, Bicycle Habitat.

Here are the details as seen on Urbancyclistworldwide.com

Race Across the Sky 2010 ($20 ticket)

Join pro cyclist Rebecca Rusch for this private screening of the documentary, Race Across the Sky 2010, to meet and greet other cyclists and help raise money for NYC MTB and IMBA.

The movie explores the trials and triumphs of the Colorado-based Leadville 100 races and the victories of the athelete in all of us, from the eyes of the participants and spectators.

Ticket price includes Q&A session with with Leadville 100 women’s champion and three-time 24-Hour World Champion Rebecca Rusch, plus post-screening reception with complimentary food and drink!

All ticket proceeds benefit IMBA and NYC MTB!

About the Movie: In 2009, “Race Across the Sky” captured the imagination of countless mountain bike enthusiasts – this year, “Race Across the Sky 2010″ delves into the resulting race entry boom, including record numbers of citizen riders, all with their own personal reasons for challenging themselves to this epic test of will, strength and endurance. Joined by the toughest elite field this high-altitude century race has ever seen, these riders are tested by one of the most brutal courses known to the sport. From the center of the little mining town of Leadville, Colorado, to the 12,570-foot top of Columbine Mine, get ready to be inspired all over again.

Organized by Rebecca Rusch – to benefit IMBA and NYC MTB

Reception sponsored by Rebecca Rusch, Bicycle Habitat, Red Bull and SRAM.

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