Jamie Bestwick To Auction All Bikes Ridden In 2008 Competitions To Benefit The Stephen Murray Family Fund 4
Carlsbad, CA – June 18, 2008 – King of Vert Jamie Bestwick, who is a five time X Games Gold Medalist, three time Dew Tour Champion and Athlete of the Year (Nora Cup), has joined forces with his sponsors, Etnies, Levi’s, Monster Energy, Boost Mobile, Bell Helmets and The Athlete Recovery Fundto help raise awareness as well as monetary donations for the Stephen Murray Family Fund. The fund was established on behalf of injured BMX athlete Stephen Murray, who suffered a severe spinal cord injury while competing in 2007’s Panasonic Open. The Athlete Recovery Fund was created to assist injured action sports athletes, such as Murray, with charitable medical and educational assistance.
Bestwick, along with System Bicycle Supply and his sponsors, will be auctioning seven one-of–a-kind bikes each signed by Bestwick. Each BMX bike will be ridden by Bestwick at various competitions throughout the summer beginning with the Panasonic Open June 19-22 in Baltimore, Maryland. The other competitions include all five stops of the AST Dew Tour, X Games 14 and the LG World Championships.
After each competition one bike will become available for auction at this EBAY link. The auction ends June 29, 2008. Please stay tuned to www.ast.com for more details and updates.
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kylecarlson 6/20/2008 9:37 PM
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23708 ninjacruze http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/23708/avatar/c50_627491998_1215702662.jpg?1293066268 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/ninjacruze,23708/all 07/09/08 3 4
ninjacruze 7/9/2008 10:15 AM
...nice. Big ups.
20144 bmxride479 http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/20144/avatar/c50_629011838_1215398840.jpg?1293060637 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/bmxride479,20144/all 05/18/08 2 34 1 3 14 2 474 42
bmxride479 7/7/2008 9:15 AM
good idea. good cause
13432 miguelbslmass http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/13432/avatar/c50_627439128_1214528109.jpg?1293045536 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/miguelbslmass,13432/all 01/05/08 1 21 12
miguelbslmass 6/26/2008 8:08 PM
that is nice..... man.....