Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  

Go Back   > > >

Rides and Races A place for posting group rides, races, and regional threads for the fixed gear and single speed forum.

User Tag List

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-08-10, 05:38 PM   #1
Senior Member
Thread Starter
sau's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 83
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Aloha Sunday Revival | March 14, 2010

The March 14, 2010 Aloha Sunday Event Listing:

a) warm-up: “simon says” trackstand
b) sprints. course set along-side historic diamond head. competitors will race clockwise around diamond head and climb monsarrat avenue.
c) cool-down: longest skid competition
d) group footdown
e) individual trick competition! fixed gear freestyle riders will have three minutes to impress judges with their best lines.
f) BIKE POLO. there will be pick-up games of bike polo throughout the day.

All events will be divided into girls and boys categories. Prizes for all winners in all categories will be provided by local organizations.

A bit of history: there were various forms of “Aloha Sunday” revolving around in the fall of 2007. At the time, Honolulu’s fixed gear community was in its infant stages. Then Ryan Lau created the Aloha Fixed community. Shortly afterwards, Lau and co-conspirator Franz Bruggemeier created the first “Aloha Sunday” event in January of 2008.

Aloha Sunday was created as a gathering of the fixed gear community in Honolulu. The first events revolved around sprints, longest skids and track stands, and best trick. Aloha Sundays grew as the Aloha Fixed community grew.

Two years later, Aloha Sunday had all but disappeared. Founding organizers Bruggemeier and Lau found different cycling passions (Bruggemeier as a competitive road cyclist and Lau as a fixed gear freestyle rider) and time, work, life prevented them from pursuing another Aloha Sunday event.

After speaking with Lau and many of veteran participants, Grant Taylor and I decided to embark on the task of reviving Aloha Sunday. The event will be held on March 14, 2010 from 11 AM until sundown. It will be free to participate in all the events and vegetarian potluck entrees are encouraged.

More information is always avaliable via:
sau is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:46 PM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    get answers from real people!
Click to start entering your question.