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Diablo Domination Series FINALS – October 21, 2007
Jurgen Beneke Leads Premier East Coast Series
October 15, 2007
Vernon , New Jersey : This upcoming weekend, Diablo Freeride Park is the proud host of the final round of the 2007 Domination Series. On October 21 st, top east coast gravity racers will convene at Diablo Freeride Park and battle for over $5,000 in cash and prizes.
Undefeated in the 2007 Domination Series, World Cup veteran Jurgen Beneke is poised to capture the prestigious men’s pro Domination Series title and a lofty $1,500 cash bonus. In the amateur point’s race, New England standout Zach Faulkner is leading the series and a top-podium finish in the final race will guarantee him the coveted amateur title and a brand new Iron Horse Sunday ‘Elite’ prize package.
After the dust settles, and series champions are crowned, the 2007 Diablo Domination Series will have awarded nearly $50,000 in cash and prizes making this grass roots series the richest on the east coast.
For more information including online registration and event schedules, please visit
Current Series Standings:
PRO Men Points
1. Jurgen Beneke 1000
2. Jason Memmelaar 765
3. George Ryan 620
PRO Women Points
1. Karen Eagan 950
2. Alexis Wruble 875
3. Joanna Petterson 250
AMATEUR Men Points
1. Zach Faulkner 795
2. Phillip Kmetz 720
3. Geoff Ulmer 640
AMATEUR Women Points
1. Bonnie Chapman 775
2. Francesca Turturro 765
3. Isabel Georgian 750
Official Diablo Freeride Park Sponsors:
Toyota Vehicles, www.ironhorsebikes.com , SRAM, RockShox, ethirteen Components, Magura USA, Mavic, Kenda USA, Fox Riders Co., Dakine, Scott USA, WTB and www.ridemonkey.com .
Just a reminder, Gravity East Finals Races THIS WEEKEND! Racers and non-racers come on up and check out the racing excitement – it's going to be a HUGE GRAVITY WEEKEND!
Openfor practice and freeriding from . $10 lift ticket with any race registration.
DUAL SLALOM – $1000 CASH PURSE
DOWNHILL – $5000 CASH PURSE
HUGE BBQ by Longhorn BBQ, plus live DJ all day Saturday, New World Disorder 8 – "Smackdown" video premiere showingdoors open 7pm. ALL ARE WELCOME TO JOIN US!!!
Pre-reg still open through tomorrow midnight
Spaces still open in Shaums March pre-race clinics – just $99. To sign up call us at!
FOR COMPLETE DETAILS on the weekend's event visit www.plattekill.com – hope to see you here!!!
This Sunday, Oct 7th Plattekill will host the NYS XC Series Finals at 12pm. The race is open to all ages and all levels of riders so come one come all! Anyone can enter – you don't have to be racing "the series" to race this event. Please note, the mountain will be open on Sunday as usual for freeriding with chairlift access for recreational riding as well.
For details on the XC course and more visit www.plattekill.com.
* Beginners ride 1 lap, Sports 2 and Pro/Experts 3 laps
* Climbing -approx. 1500 vertical ft/lap.
* Staggered starts.
Online pre-reg for the XC Race closes tonight at midnight. To pre-reg click http://www.bikereg.com/events/register.asp?eventid=4826.
Race day registration will be open from 9am-11:30am in the base lodge.
For those that are following the "Plattekill XC Series", here are the corrected & revised point standings as of 9/28/07…thanks Doug and Bill!
NOTE: the finals race this Sunday will count for DOUBLE POINTS!
Hope to see you here for one last XC Race of the season!
2008 dates for next years series coming soon…
Until next time…Shut Up and Ride!