The Dirtbag Challenge

Each year in San Francisco, California enthusiasts are given $1,000 and three months to build their original Rat Bike.

This was a 2nd Place winner from a prior years contest.  I like it a lot.

Dirt Bag Challenge 2Nd Place

Check out this video from 2009.

They have a facebook page here.

When:  August 14th, 2011

Where:  Revere Ave in the Hunter’s Point District  (remember OJ Simpson?  ‘swhere he grew up)

Hunter’s Point/Bayview pics & directions are here.

Starts:  9:00 a.m. be prepared to ride your Rat at least 100 miles.  Bike don’t make it, yer outs.

Party:  2:00 p.m.

2010 article with info from a spectator is interesting.

Be a real dirtbag and go check it out.

Update:  check their Facebook page for results and member comments.  Peeps were kickin it and seems a good time was had by all.




  1. […] Well, another Annual Dirtbag Challenge is over and done.  My original Dirtbag post is here in case you missed it. […]

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