Thursday, June 28, 2012

Pedal 2 the Metal 4 PAL event

Pedal 2 the Metal 4 PAL
June 28, 2012

WHO:     Richmond Police Athletic League

Pedal 2 the Metal 4 PAL fundraising event

WHEN:    9 a.m. – noon Saturday, June 30

WHERE:    Richmond International Raceway
      600 East Laburnum Avenue

BACKGROUND: Have you ever wanted to ride your bike on the famous Richmond International Raceway? Well now’s your chance!

 The Richmond Police Athletic League is holding a fundraiser for PAL at RIR, “Pedal 2 the Metal 4 PAL”. Families, kids and individuals can grab their bikes and helmets and join PAL for a fun morning ride on the straight-aways and turns of RIR.

 There will also be music, food and fun on the infield. Specialized units of area law enforcement, fire departments and members of the armed forces will be on hand to display equipment and answer questions.

 The cost for families to ride the track is $25, individuals $10 and kids 12 and under can ride for $5. Infield fun is free. Register at or by calling (804) 646-1832.

 Go to to see a video promo of the event.

 Media is encouraged to attend.