I sent you the California Cup Inline Race Series info. The following is the complete 2008 events calendar for C.O.R.A. All dates are tentative. They will all be finalized by Friday, Nov. 30, 2007. There are still 2 or 3 more events like the 4th of July Parade, Gay Pride Parade, the Black and White Ball and more to be added soon, but for now, this is what I have for you.
Please check the CORA Webpage http://www.cora.org
Sun. Apr. 13, 2008- Cal Cup Series #1
GREG LEVIEN 50 K MEMORIAL
This event will mark the start of the 2008 skate season. The race venue is located on a closed off, 4 mile section of Canada Road in San Mateo. It will start at 9:15 A.M. and end at 12:00 noon.
Sun. April 20, 2008
UNION ST. EASTER PARADE
Everyone loves a parade. On Easter Sunday, the Union Street Merchants Association has invited our skaters to participate in their annual Easter Parade in San Francisco. We dress up as "The Cows Returning to Cow Hollow
April 21 - 24, 2008
THE SKATE AGAINST VIOLENCE - SAN FRANCISCO TO SANTA MONICA
We will leave San Francisco City Hall on Monday, April 21 at 9:00 A.M. and arrive in Santa Monica on Thursday, April 24th at about 1:00 P.M. There will be 16 skaters and 6 support people. The skaters will be broken down into three teams. Each team will skate for an hour. The teams will rotate skating every hour.
April 25-26-27- 2008
VENICE SKATEJAM WEEKEND
Skaters from San Diego "Skate This" and skaters from San Francisco will be making that southward trek for weekend of skating in Venice Beach. It will begin with the Hollywood Friday Night Skate on the 22nd. The party will be on Saturday night at the Venice Whaler and Sunday it's skating at Venice Beach.
Sun. May 11, 2008 Cal Cup Series #2
CRYSTAL SPRINGS MARATHON
This is the second of 4 events that make up the California Cup Series. The race venue is located on a closed off, 4 mile section of Canada Road between Highway 92 and Edgewood Road in San Mateo, Ca. It will start at 9:15 A.M. and end at 12:00 noon.
Sun. July 13, 2008 Cal Cup Series #3
THE NAPA VALLEY INLINE MARATHON & HALF MARATHON
We will roll along the Silverado Trail through the world famous Napa Wine Valley. A 7 mile portion of the roadway is totally closed to traffic for the event. 1 lap is 13.1 miles. 2 laps is 26.2 miles. We have changed the traditional course and placed it closer towards Napa where the pavement has been freshly repaved. That will make for a fantastic skating experience.
Aug. 19 - September 2 2008 THE BURNING MAN FESTIVAL
What is Burning Man? No one can tell you what that is. It is one of those things where you just have to go and see for yourself. It is a fantastic experience. It's hot. It's dusty. You have to bring with you everything you need to survive the experience. You must take out with you all traces of your being there. D. Miles will be there as the Master D J at the Black Rock Roller Disco
Sun. October 26, 2008 Cal Cup Series #4
CALIFORNIA ROADSKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS
This is the final of 4 events that make up the Cal Cup Series. The race venue is located on a closed off, 4 mile section of Canada Road between Highway 92 and Edgewood Road in San Mateo, Ca. It will start at 7:15 A.M. and end at 12:00 noon.
Fri. October 31, 2008
THE HALLOWEEN FRIDAY NIGHT SKATE
This year Halloween is on a Friday!!! The Halloween Friday Night Skate is Legendary.!!! It’s time to get those costumes out and take the party to the streets with the Midnight Rollers on the Halloween Friday Night Skate We will hit all the hot spots of the City Meet us at the Ferry Building at Market St. and the Embarcadero at 8:00 P.M.
Sat. November 29, 2008
UNION STREET CHRISTMAS PARADE
We will meet at Gough and Franklin at 4:30 P.M. We will dress up as Christmas elves with Skatin' Santa leading the way. It's going to be another fantastic skating experience as we go rockin' and rollin' to the sounds that will make you dance.
Sun. November 30, 2008 SKATE AGAINST VIOLENCE CAMPAIGN
CORA skaters will make a presentation of the skates collected in a campaign that began with the SF to LA in April to the San Francisco Firefighters Toy Drive. This will take place at the skate area at 6th Ave and Kennedy Drive in Golden Gate Park from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.
D. Miles Jr.
The GodFather of Sk8
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