Raffle tickets on sale NOW online..

Raffle tickets on sale NOW online..

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The Durango Devo Van Fund Raffle is continuing ONLINE until May 29th at which point the winners will be draw for the 2016 TREK Stache 9 and Fuel EX Jr. Mountain bikes.

Tickets will also be on sale at the Stillwater Party in the Park at Buckley Park May 21st, and at the Junior DEVO Fun Race on May 25th in Buckley Park! Get em know while you remember!

Thanks to TREK for supplying the bikes for the 2nd year in a row!  Thanks to them we have vans to transport kids across the county, state and country to ride bikes!
CLICK BELOW TO GET YOUR TICKETS!!

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Zia Town Series

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Zia Town Series Poster 2016-FINAL

Wednesday May 4th officially kicks off the 2016 Zia Town Series with the Hogs Foot Circuit race! The Ska Zia team with Durango DEVO offer these races for the community! We would love to see you come out and race, ride or experience the fun!

The first half of the season is more endurance oriented, then a break in July and August, followed by the final half of the series wrapping up in September. Below is the list of volunteer duties as well as race info.

Volunteer Spots for May 4th…..
Course Marking: 3:45 at Ella Vita Trail Head 2 (people)
Registration: 4:45-6:00 at Trail Head (2 people)
Scoring: 5:15-6:45 (2-3 people)

Hogsfoot Circuit Race

Registration: 5pm to 5:50 pm at the Ella Vita Trail Head
Cost: $5
Course: Counterclockwise laps on Hogsfoot with the start/finish running through the flats of the old town dump.
Races: B racers go off at 5:30 and race for 20 min
A racers go off at 6 and race for 30 min

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DEVO Bike Swap April 29th – May 1st Buy, Sell Volunteer!

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Are you a bike lover and in need of purchasing anything bikes. Do you need to clean out your garage of all thing bikes? Come on down to Chapman Hill Ice Rink April 29th and 30th to buy, sell or volunteer for Durango DEVO’s largest fundraiser of the year! 20% of sales go to Durango DEVO. Come and check out gear from Howard Grotts, Ned Overand, Krista Park and more! Raffle Tickets on sale for $5 for 2 Bikes Trek Bicycle Fuel EX Junior, and Adult Stache 9. Drop off gear 3-8 Friday April 29th, Buy April 30th from 8-8. Pick up unsold items 9-12 Sunday May 1st. Sign up to Volunteer at here.

A HUGE thanks to all the dedicated DEVO sponsors for making a DECADE of Devo! Fort Lewis College Mercy Regional Medical Center Osprey PacksDurango Urgent Care 2nd Ave Sports City of Durango – City GovernmentPurgatory Resort Zia Taqueria Iron Horse Bicycle Classic Mountain Bike Specialists Tailwind Nutrition First National Bank of Durango Morehart Murphy Regional Auto Center Subaru of America, Inc. Bread Sunnyside Meats, Inc. Nature’s Oasis Target Rental/Bobcat of Durango #NFTF   Click poster for details!VeloPoster16

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Devo Junior and U14 Camp Registration opens tonight @ at 7pm.

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Devo Summer Camps 2016
Registration Opens April 11, 2016 at 1900 Hours/7:00pm!

Durango Devo’s success in the Durango community is proven in both our results and the local kids’ smiles.  Devo wants to continue to create this love of cycling by providing summer all-day camps for Durango kids who just want more, as well as, for out-of-town families who want their kids to experience the Devo magic of teaching mountain biking.

Devo will offer different camps this Summer!

Devo Cycling Science Camps

  1. Devo Cycling Science Camps
  2. Devo Purgatory Bike Camps
  3. Devo Polo Camp
  4. Devo U-14 Summer Program
  5. Devo Preschool Camp

 

The Durango Cycling Science Camp, combining mountain bike exploration in the mornings, and bike-related hands-on science in the afternoon at the Powerhouse Museum.

The Purgatory camps incorporate trail building, exploring the numerous high country trails on bikes, decending the flow trail at Purgatory, lift service riding, creative bike activities, and more!

When you are ready, click here to direct you to the registration site.  Scroll down the page and the camps are listed.

 

 

 

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2016 Summer Camp Registration to open April 11th at 7pm

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Devo Summer Camps 2016
Registration Opens April 11, 2016 at 1900 Hours/7:00pm!

Durango Devo’s success in the Durango community is proven in both our results and the local kids’ smiles.  Devo wants to continue to create this love of cycling by providing summer all-day camps for Durango kids who just want more, as well as, for out-of-town families who want their kids to experience the Devo magic of teaching mountain biking.

Devo will offer different camps this Summer!

  1. Devo Cycling Science Camps
  2. Devo Purgatory Bike Camps
  3. Devo Polo Camp
  4. Devo U-14 Summer Program
  5. Devo Preschool Camp

The Durango Cycling Science Camp, combining mountain bike exploration in the mornings, and bike-related hands-on science in the afternoon at the Powerhouse Museum.

The Purgatory camps incorporate trail building, exploring the numerous high country trails on bikes, decending the flow trail at Purgatory, lift service riding, creative bike activities, and more!

When your ready, click the camp you want to register for and you will be directed to the registration page then click register now, upper right.

Preschool Summer Camp

June 20-23, 9:00-10:30am (4-5 year olds) $90 
This camp is designed for Preschoolers to get 4 days of riding in a row. You will see your little cyclist take strides in their riding throughout the week and and see big smiles riding with their peers. Must be riding a bike with pedals. No Strider bikes please.

Devo  Cyclin’ Science  Summer Camps: 

Devo/cycling science Camp #1 June 27-July 1, 9am-3pm (8-10 year olds) $250
Devo/cycling science Camp #2 July 11-15, 9am-3pm (10-12 year olds) $250

Like biking? Like science? We have found your dream camp! Week-long camp combining mountain bike exploration in the mornings, and bike-related hands-on science at the Power House each afternoon! In this lab portion, explore topics including anatomy and physiology of biking, nutrition, bike engineering and simple machines, physics of biking, and more. One thing’s for sure: your kids will sleep well after each day of this camp! Register with Devo at www.durangodevo.com. Registration for this opens April 11 at 7:00pm. Participants must have a helmet, a bike with hand-brakes, and some experience on a bike. Scholarships are available through the Powerhouse. Please get form here.

Purgatory Mountain Camps:

Devo/Purgatory Bike Camp #1 July 18-22 9am-3pm (7-14 year olds) $350
Devo/Purgatory Bike Camp #2 July 25-29 9am-3pm (7-14 year olds) $350
Devo/Purgatory Bike Camp #3 August 8-12 9am-3pm (7-14 year olds) $350
Devo/Purgatory Bike Camp #4 August 15-19 9am-3pm (7-14 year olds) $350

 

Description:

The Devo camp will be held at Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort in one week segments Beginning in late July.  The camp is for ages 7 -14 year olds. Kids must have their own bike and helmet (Devo does have some loaners). The camp runs from 9-3pm with transportation in the Devo vans from the transit center in downtown Durango (bikes loaded on Devo racks). Pick up 8:30 at Transit Center and 8:45 at Hermosa. Drop Off at 3:30 at Hermosa and 3:45 at Transit Center.

Coaches: Devo coaches will lead rides and serve as your kid’s camp counselor all day. Groups: Kids will be placed in groups based upon ability (beg/int/adv) Typical Day: 8:30 am meet in town for bus transport to Purgatory 9 am Groups meet and drop off lunches 9:15 Talk about the day events 9:30 Skill Sesh in base area (film kids to show later) 10:30 Snack 10:45 Ride chair 4 to access more trails 12 lunch together at base area 1 Bike Maintenance seminar 2:30 Show skills video 3:00 Bus returns back to Durango Other camp activities include; special guest appearances, gravity skill sesh, bike fit, trail building, family ride for int/ advanced with shuttle support on the classic five star Hermosa Trail. Reg fee includes: 5:1 coaching both in the Purgatory Bike Park and on the mountain utilizing the chairlift (camp 9-3, pick up 8:30 in town and 8:45 in Hermosa and drop off at 3:30 at Hermosa and 3:45 in town, Devo coaches will be on the buses with the kids) One week of lift access, free transport to and from downtown to Purgatory (bike transport as well) Not included: lunch, snack, equipment (bike, helmet, camelback, etc.)

Typical Day:

  • 8:15  am meet in town for bike loading and bus transport to Purgatory;
  • 9:15 Drop Lunches group meeting to talk about the day events ;
  • 9:30 Skill Sesh in base area (film kids to show later);
  • 10:30 Snack;
  • 10:45 Ride chair 4 to access more trails;
  • HIGH NOON! lunch together at base area;
  • 1:00 Bike Maintenance seminar;
  • 2:30 Show skills video;
  • 3:00 Bus returns back to Durango ;

Other camp activities include; special guest appearances, gravity skill sesh, bike fit, trail building, family ride for int/ advanced with shuttle support on the classic five star Hermosa Trail.

Reg fee includes: 5:1 coaching both in the Purgatory Bike Park and on the mountain utilizing the chairlift (camp 9-3, pick up 8:30 in town and 8:45 in Hermosa and drop off at 3:30 at Hermosa and 3:45 in town, Devo coaches will be on the buses with the kids) One week of lift access Free transport to and from downtown to Purgatory (bike transport as well) Not included: lunch, snack, equipment (bike, helmet, camelback, etc.)

Devo Polo Camp

Devo Polo Camp (10–18 years) June 6-9, 10:30am-2pm $100

Bike Polo camp is for ages 10-18 to explore the sport of Bike Polo.  Practices will include learning rules of the game, tactics, bike handing and ball handling drills, live games and building a mallot and will be coached by Alex Howard with special guests. You do not have to be a current Devo rider to participate.  All levels welcome!  Practices are at Buckley.
Limit to 16 campers (4 teams of 4).

DEVO U14 Summer Program

Monday-Friday, June 11-July 1 with a trip to Crested Butte for a bike festival June 24th-26th.
Ages: Current Middle Schoolers (6th, 7th and 8th grade)
Costs: $450 (does not include food, race fees or camping costs).

Description: DEVO U14 is for middle school age kids interested in continuing to build skills and begin to pursue racing:  Racing is not mandatory.  Promoting the sport in a fun environment and learning skills is still the overall goal of U14, but some specific training is involved. The summer season will be a 3 week “training camp” which will have one travel fun trip to Crested Butte for the Crested Butte Bike Week.  The group will be co-ed and limited to 13 riders.  Head coaches Tina and Lee will lead these groups with help from other Devo coaches.  Each day will focus on a skill and a trail.  We will incorporate polo, bike maintenance, short tracks, time trails, and lots of skills!

 

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Volunteer for the DEVO Bike Swap!

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We’re using VolunteerSpot (the leading online Sign-up and reminder tool) to organize the DEVO Swap volunteers.  Find the sign ups here.

Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:

1) Click this link to see our Sign-up on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/pdmzbz
2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.
3) Sign up! It’s Easy – you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on VolunteerSpot.

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone.

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DEVO Bike Swap April 30th!

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The annual Durango DEVO Bike Swap will be April 30th 2016 at the Chapman Hill Rink!

20% of your sale goes to Durango DEVO!

The scoop:

April 29th Drop-off 3-8pm
April 30th Swap 8:00 am-6:00 pm
May 1st Pick-up 9:00 am-12:00pm

If you have bikes you would like to donate to Devo, e-mail Jamie, (jamie@durangodevo.com) and we will come pick them up any time between now and the swap.

All proceeds from your donations go to Durango Devo!

This is a good way to clean out your garage and give back to Devo. We are always in need kids bikes at the swap.

Raffle tickets will be available to buy for 2 new TREK Bikes!

More details to come!

 

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