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    BYOBW 2015 IS ON!!!!

    March 27th, 2015 | Uncategorized | Catch424 | 3 Comments

    What’s that sound kids? It’s the sound of Big Wheels rolling! We are happy to report that all systems are go for Bring Your Own Big Wheel 2015. It’s the 15th year of this unique event, and we’re inviting you to join us in celebrating our quinceañera! Though we are about 2k short for hay bales, […]

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    Thanks for a great event folks!

    April 24th, 2014 | Uncategorized | BYOBWcrew | Comments Off

    What a fun time was had by so many new and returning riders this year. And thanks to you, our dedicated Big Wheel supporters, we eeked by and paid our expenses this year! This makes us very happy. We had a small amount of lost and found items turned in so if you lost something important […]

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    Big Wheels Will Roll On Sunday

    April 19th, 2014 | Uncategorized | BYOBWcrew | Comments Off

    Apologies for the late update, this week blessed one of the organizers with strep throat. Ouch! Donations have still been coming in and we will do a report out after the event to let everyone know where we stand. Portopotties and hay bales were paid for this week ($1400 and $1000), and we also paid […]

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    Big Wheel Supporters Are Rocking Our World!

    April 8th, 2014 | Uncategorized | BYOBWcrew | Comments Off

    First off, I’d like to remind everyone reading our site that we do not want news about the event or our fundraising efforts posted to large lists, public facing sites or through news media. We DO NOT want a bigger crowd as it will max out the neighborhood and kill the event. Secondly, holy cow! […]

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  • BYOBW Needs Your Help

    Fundraising update!

    March 18th, 2014 | Uncategorized | BYOBWcrew | Comments Off

    Hi everyone! First off, thank you so much for all your support. We’ve received a steady stream of donations, some of which have been quite generous. A big shout out to Keith G., your contribution literally kept the event alive. Our grand total is currently $2260 and we decided we are going to make BYOBW […]

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  • BYOBW 2014 On The Line – Please Help!

    BYOBW 2014 On The Line – Please Help!

    March 10th, 2014 | Uncategorized | BYOBWcrew | Comments Off

    We wanted to call this post BYOBW Crisis 2 (Electric Boogaloo) but this is no joke. We are facing nearly $2,000 more in costs this year, which brings the total costs of the event up to roughly $8,000. We’ve received some donations (thank you, you know who you are!) through a silent fundraiser we were […]

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  • BYOBW Lucky 13 – it’s on like TRON! RAIN OR SHINE!

    BYOBW Lucky 13 – it’s on like TRON! RAIN OR SHINE!

    March 18th, 2013 | Uncategorized | Entropic Studio | 2 Comments

    We’ve successfully jumped through more hoops of red tape this year than ever before and though costs have gone up we are still determined to keep this a free event. Donate if you can. RAIN OR SHINE, WE RIDE! IMPORTANT INFO FOR THIS YEAR: The park next to the races is undergoing some restoration so […]

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    BYOBW Crisis….

    April 6th, 2012 | Uncategorized | Entropic Studio | 1 Comment

      Hey kids, we know this is super last minute but we have been tasked with paying $1333.17 for 2 SFPD officers to monitor the event. We’ve never been asked to pay this before, but the money is due TODAY! We knew that some of the costs this year might exceed our donations from you […]

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  • BYOBW 12

    BYOBW 12…. yes, the title is that simple this year

    March 23rd, 2012 | Uncategorized | Entropic Studio | Comments Off

    Twelfth times the charm? A dirty dozen of big wheels? Whatever. BYOBW 12 IS TOTALLY ON!!!! And because we’re so thoughtful, we’ve added online registration at this link! Oh and don’t forget to check our FAQ if you’re new to the insanity… I mean event…. April 8th, 2012 20th and Vermont Street San Francisco, CA […]

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