Grueling 50-Miler Gravel Grind Mountain Bike Race Lifts Southmountain Kids

Posted by: swright 2 years, 8 months ago

The 2nd Annual Savage CX Gravel Grind put the strongest off-road mountain bikers to the test.  The two-day event sponsored by Blue Mountain Revival Productions August 22nd and 23rd gave youth several chances to get up close to extreme sporting.  

Pig-Pickin’ to Benefit McDowell County CAC

Posted by: vannoppen in Community 2 years, 8 months ago

Marion, NC (August 27, 2014) – McDowell County Sheriff Dudley Greene is hosting a Pig Pickin’ on September 6th with all proceeds going to the McDowell County Children’s Advocacy Center.

Southmountain Youth Bring Home 2014 Southeast Regional NYPUM Rodeo Trophy

Posted by: swright 2 years, 8 months ago

Three dozen youth riders from among the Southeast converged this past June in Asheville, NC to put their motorcycle skills and character to the test. The rodeo was hosted by Eliada Homes and gives youth the opportunity to demonstrate their very best. Minibike events include timed range trials, trail-riding events, and a host of different races. The Sportsmanship Award is the main trophy awarded each year to the program that exhibits the best sportsmanship throughout the weekend events and activities.