Shimano Contest

Shimano Announces Photo Caption Contest, Fish Casting Competition at Downieville Classic Giveaway Launches on Facebook for Downieville Classic All-Mtn race entry, Zee hydraulic disc brake system and a fishing package.

Shimano, a long-time supporter of the Downieville Classic mountain bike race today launched a Facebook photo caption contest to give one lucky winner a coveted race entry to experience the All-Mtn Challenge as well as choice Shimano mountain bike components, fishing products and swag.

An ideal prize package for those who live a mountain lifestyle, the prize package valued at over $800 includes a pre-paid All Mtn Entry, a complete Zee brake set with rotors and a Shimano fishing package that includes a Shimano Crucial rod, Sahara reel, select lures, Shimano duffel bag, and Shimano apparel.

To enter the contest visit the Shimano Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/RideShimano and click on the Caption contest icon or visit the Shimano website http://bit.ly/15MNiYF. The best photo caption to be determined by Shimano will win the complete prize package. Contestants can click this direct link: http://apps.facebook.com/cc-entry.

The winner will be announced July 23rd. In addition to this exciting caption contest Shimano will be holding a fish casting contest in conjunction with the infamous Downieville River Jump contest Saturday afternoon August 3rd. Entrants will try and hit a target from the Downieville floating island to be eligible to win various Shimano Fishing and Mountain Bike related products. Shimano will also have fishing-related products on display and rods and reels available to demo. The Grand Prize winner of the casting contest will receive a Shimano Rod and Reel along with various other fishing related products. Details of how the casting contest works will be announced at the event.