By: Sahrudin – @SahrudinSaja
CYCLING at night? It’s nothing special.
But how would it be if thousands of people riding together and thronging Magelang’s main streets in the evening, and their bikes’ blinking head and tail lights attracting the eye?
This event is called “BRIght Night Cycling”, and will be held on Sunday, June 6, 2015. The start and finish locations are at Rindam‘s (Regiment Military Area) football pitch. It is believed that this event will be the first “Cycling-at-Night Contest” in Magelang Municipality and Regency, and in the Province of Central Java.
“BRIght Night Cycling”, jointly sponsored by State-owned lender Bank Rakyat Indonesia (BRI) Magelang branch and Indonesian Bicycle Committee (Komite Sepeda Indonesia, KSI) Magelang branch, provides cash prizes and door prizes.
Each winner of 5 categories will receive IDR 5 millions (USD 400). The categories including The Best BRIght Bike (Lights), The Best BRIght Costume, The Most Unique Bike, The Best BRIght Community, and The Largest Cycling Community.
Each participant has also an equal chance to win one of these door prizes: 5 motorcycles, 10 Polygon bicycles, and a variety of electronic products.
Registration is free and can be done at BRI branches in Magelang Municipality and Regency, and also regencies of Temanggung, Wonosobo, Purworejo, and Kebumen.***[firstname.lastname@example.org]