Thank you to the Community of Merritt from the Cow Trail Classic Race Committee and Merritt Mountain Bike Association. The cross country mountain bike race took place on Saturday June 11, 2016 at, Coutlee Plateau.
The Cow Trail Classic planning committee would like to extend a special thank you to all those involved including race sponsors, volunteers and community partners. Your generous contributions helped to create a successful race and we could not have done it without you!
Our Sponsors include:
Platinum: City of Merritt Mayor and Council, Nicola Valley Tourism, TECK Highland Valley Copper.
Gold: Tolko Industries Ltd., Yaki Joes Pizza, Rotary Club of Merritt – Sunrise, Interior Saving sand Credit Union
Silver: Work N Play Merritt, Investors Group: David Brown, Norgaard Ready Mix.
In-kind donations: LNB, Shulus Forest Enterprises, Tim Hortons, Home Hardware, Merritt Lumber, Extra Foods, Breathe Bikes, Canadian Tire, McDonalds, , Local Ramada Merritt Hotel,, IMBA- Sprockids, MEC, Sunrype, CIBC Merritt, Ambler, Katherine Benny – for making some really cool wood engraved medallions, Camelbak, Icebreaker, Explore Gold Country, Shaw TV, Left Field Cider, Merritt Printing/engraving, Bike Café in Kamloops.
Community Supporters: Kyle Young and Provincial Wildfire Training Centre Crews - every time we’re out on the trail we’re reminded of their hard work to fall danger trees and prep the trail for the race. BC Ambulance Service and the local crew who volunteered a full day with us, BC Rec Sites and Trails, RCMP members who helped with traffic control– Tracy Dunsmore and family, Q101, Merritt Herald, Shaw TV, City of Merritt Leisure Services Team, Giant Vancouver Race Team, Scott Bike’s Race Team, Merritt Photo/Fun for Amateurs All, Merritt outdoor photography club, The Bailey House and friends, Pink Bike, The many businesses in Merritt that let us hang our poster and those who helped us with the finer details of hosting a race ☺
If we have overlooked any sponsors and supporters we truly apologize. Thank you for your support. You are truly appreciated and we look forward to returning the event here again next year!
The Cow Trail Classic Planning Committee
Merritt Mountain Bike Association