News: Shimano Announces Caption Contest
Winner will receive entry to Downieville All-Mountain competition, plus mountain biking and fishing swag
Shimano, a long-time supporter of the Downieville Classic mountain bike race, is launching a Facebook photo caption contest to give one lucky winner a coveted race entry to experience the All-Mountain Challenge as well as choice Shimano mountain bike components, fishing products and swag. An ideal prize package for those who live a mountain lifestyle, the prize package valued at over $800 includes a pre-paid All-Mountain Entry, a complete Zee brake set with rotors, and a Shimano fishing package that includes a Shimano Crucial rod, Sahara reel, select lures, Shimano duffel bag, and Shimano apparel.
You don’t have to have a Facebook account to enter the contest. Just click here to enter.
The best photo caption to be determined by Shimano will win the complete prize package.
The winner will be announced July 23rd.
In addition to this exciting caption contest Shimano will be holding a fish-casting contest in conjunction with the infamous Downieville River Jump contest Saturday afternoon August 3rd. Entrants will try and hit a target from the Downieville floating island to be eligible to win various Shimano Fishing and Mountain Bike related products. Shimano will also have fishing-related products on display and rods and reels available to demo. The Grand Prize winner of the casting contest will receive a Shimano Rod and Reel along with various other fishing related products. Details of how the casting contest works will be announced at the event.