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WyoTech Daytona Biketoberfest 2010

WyoTech Daytona Biketorberfest 2010 is a hot event where motorcycle enthusiasts bond and industry professionals get to strut their stuff. This year’s Biketoberfest is something you don’t want to miss. It’s fun for the entire family.

This year’s activities include a freestyle motorcycle show. You’ll be amazed at what these folks can do on a motorcycle! The freestyle motocross features heart-pumping acrobatics that’ll keep you on the edge of your seat. Slow Drags? This event features a straight line race where the winner is the guy or gal that can ride his or her bike the slowest without touching a foot down.

WyoTech students gain the spotlight when they disassemble and reassemble different motorcycles from beginning to end. Make it a point to stop by and take a picture of the project in progress. The students will be happy to give you some tips and pointers regarding manufacturer specifications.

Visitors will also get a chance to see the full campus, showcasing WyoTech’s Core, Domestic, Asian, European, Off-Road Power, Marine shops and classrooms.

This year’s Biketoberfest 2010 in Daytona is serious fun you won’t want to miss.

Calendar of Events Schedule

A. FMX Flip Show

Location
WyoTech Daytona (parking lot)

Participants
Rider 1: Paul Smith
Rider 2: TJ Tiffany
Rider 3: TBD

Date & Time
Friday, Oct.15, 8 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct.16, 1 p.m. & 5 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Description of Event
This event will feature high-flying backflips and other exciting stunts on a dirt-covered ramp that propels the riders into the air. Known for tricks that take the riders high overhead, FMX is #1 on the list of two-wheel entertainment.

B. Motorcycle Stunt Show

Location
WyoTech Daytona (parking lot)

Participants
Rider 1: Joe Vertical
Rider 2: Sean Parrish
Rider 3: Tony Levesque
Rider 4: Jeff Doane

Date & Time
Friday, Oct. 15, 7:10 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 16, 11 a.m. & 8 p.m.

Description of Event
This event features four of the top stunt riders in the country. Joe Vertical is the factory rider for Aprilia. He has well over 20 podium finishes in various disciplines of the sport all over the world. He was one of the first Americans to be invited to compete in Europe and has performed in over 30 states across the U.S.A. as well as in 16 countries. Tony Levesque is an internationally known performer and action sports athlete who has achieved some of the biggest honors in action sports. He was the first rider to be invited by the People’s Republic of China to perform during the 2007 CSBK Asia Tour. Sean Parrish and Jeff Doane complete this fearsome foursome for a stunt show complete with excitement and thrills.

C. Speed and Style Challenge

Location
WyoTech Daytona (parking lot)

Date & Time
Friday, Oct.15, 9 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 16,  2 p.m. & 6 p.m. & 9 p.m.

Participants
FMX and Stunt Show Riders

Description of Event
This event is a combination of road racing and freestyle.  Streetbike riders will be judged based on their speed around the challenging road course which will be combined with the score from their tricks. WyoTech students will handle tire changes and bike adjustments during exciting pit stops right in the middle of the racing action.

D. Slow Drags

Location
WyoTech Daytona (parking lot)

Date & Time
Saturday, Oct. 16, 3 p.m.

Participants
Random

Description of the Event
Straight line race, point to point, with the winner being the rider that can do it the slowest without touching a foot down.

E. Student Bike Builds

Location

Bruce Rossmeyer Destination Daytona – WyoTech Tent

Date & Time
Friday, Oct. 15, 9 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 16, 9 a.m.
Sunday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m.

Participants
Eagle 1: James Dean
Eagle 2: Todd Kramer
Eagle 3: Tom Larsen
Eagle 4: Curt Fourman
Eagle 5: Jason Snowden
Eagle 6: James Turgeon
Eagle 7: Kevin Bundy

Description of the Event
WyoTech students to disassemble and reassemble two different motorcycles from beginning to end! Each of the modules taught in the Motorcycle Technology program at WyoTech teach provide students with the skills required to specialize in the field of motorcycle service and repair. Come by and take pictures of our project, get some pointers and tips on the details you need regarding the manufacturer specifications.

F. Campus Tours

Location

WyoTech Daytona

Date & Time
Friday, Oct. 15. 9 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 16, 9 a.m.

Participants
Staff and Students

Description of the Event

Visitors can receive a full-campus tour, showcasing our Core, Domestic, Asian, European, Off-Road Power, Marine shops and classrooms, as well as a description of the skills learned in WyoTech’s various programs.

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