2013 New York Grands


This years New York Grands is coming up. These always look like a wildly good time, so don’t miss it if you’re nearby.

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The Last People are proud to present the 2nd annual New York Grands at Bicycle Film Festival. It will take place next Saturday at 1:30pm. Come shred your ass off through the mean streets of NYC. $300 courtesy of BASE BROOKLYN is up for grabs for 1st place, along with a FAIRDALE complete bike. Tons of prizes and giveaways for the top 8 finishers, as well as prizes for 1st place female and 16 and under rider courtesy of ODYSSEY, FBM, S & M, FIT, CULT, DIG, YOUR INN, FRANCHISE, KILLJOY,KALOSPECTRA, MUTINY, WORLDS BEST BIKE STICKERS, TWO BOOTS PIZZA, POST BIKE SHOP, HUMPHREY INDUSTRIES, UNITED, ACT LIKE YOU KNOW, BFF, and us! Top finishers will also receive New York Grands custom t-shirt courtesy of BASE BROOKLYN. The race starts and finishes at the Bicycle Film Festival Street Party on 2nd Avenue and 2nd Street, NYC in front of Anthology Film Archives.

The two secret, shredable check points will be announced at 8:00pm on Friday 6/29 on thelastpeople.CO, as well as at the starting line. Prizes will be given out at the street party where POST BIKE SHOP will be holding a Street/Ramp Jam, and Bunny Hop and Long Jump contests. The race, street party, and jam are free to enter. Riders can register simply by showing up at the starting line. Spectating is welcome and encouraged, we recommend wearing jogging shoes though. BFF schedule and ticket sales can be found at bicyclefilmfestival.com. Check thelastpeople.co for updates.

BFF New York Grands

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The Last People present the BFF New York Grands

June 26 4:30pm

A BMX race, New York City style.
Get back to the roots of BMX with a race through the streets of the city, battling your friends to the finish. Bump elbows for the holeshot, from the starting point along the East River at 23rd Street. Navigate your way to two undisclosed checkpoints where you will have to roast an obstacle of some kind. Then sprint your way to the finish line at the Bicycle Film Festival street party. Then, catch your breath, sit back and enjoy the BMX screenings.

Top 10 finishers get free entry to the screenings, and will be awarded some awesome prizes from Quintin, FBM, Sunday, Terrible One, Dig, Anthem, Act Like You Know, Franchise, Post, and some of BFF’s sponsors including a pizza from Two Boots. Awards will be announced inside the theater (Anthology Film Archives) at 6:00 pm. Be ready to shred!