July 23, 2015 (Oro-Medonte, ON) – Hardwood Ski and Bike is pleased to announce the official grand opening of the new Pan AmGames Trail this Sunday, July 26, 2015. Sunday marks the day that the trail will be fully marked
with signage, and open to the public. This event celebrates the legacy of hosting the mountain
bike events for the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games at Hardwood Ski and Bike in Oro-Medonte.
“The Pan Am Trail is a legacy, not only as a world class racing trail but also as a place for all of our
aspiring local mountain bike racers to train on features that will prepare them to be able to ride with
confidence on any trail in the world,” says Jack Sasseville, President & General Manager, Hardwood
Ski and Bike.
On Sunday July 26, trails will be open for riding from 9am – 5pm. The Pan Am Trail will be opened
following the ribbon cutting ceremony with Mayor Hughes of Oro-Medonte at 10am.
All bike shops, tourism partners, and community members are invited to join in and help celebrate
this great milestone event. Please keep in mind that the new Pan Am Trail is for advanced riders;
although there are trails for all ages and all levels of ability.
For those interested in riding, all that is required is a trail pass (or season pass) and a helmet.
Mountain bikes and helmets are available to rent. Pan Am merchandise, such as t-shirts, hats and
lanyards will be given away as draw prizes following the ribbon cutting ceremony.
For more information, visit here.