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Vernon, NJ – April 10, 2014 – Mountain Creek Bike Park and Specialized Bicycle Components are pleased to announce that they will be working together for the 2014 bike season.  Specialized has been named the “Official Gravity Bike Partner” for the resort’s upcoming season set to begin on Saturday May 3rd.  Mountain Creek’s rental fleet will consist of 50 Specialized 2014 Demo 8 FSR I’s.  With their FSR suspension, DH race geometry, and confidence inspiring Butcher tires, Specialized gravity bikes will provide a great ride for everyone from the most experienced riders to first-timers.


“Specialized is arguably the best bike manufacturer in the world and the Demo is a time tested gravity specific design.  Their reliability and durability is second to none and we’re pretty stoked to be able to offer a bike of this quality to our guests this summer” say Bike Park Operations Manager, Marc Tremain.

“Partnering with Mountain Creek as the official gravity rental bike provider was a natural fit for Specialized. We’re excited that riders at Mountain Creek will be able to enjoy a Specialized gravity bike experience that equals the quality of the trails in their park.” Added, Daniel Sluzas, Specialized’s East Regional Sales Manager.

To celebrate their partnership, Mountain Creek and Specialized are giving one lucky fan a chance to win a 2014 Specialized P.3 complete bike.  To enter, head on over to the Mountain Creek Bike Park Facebook page and click on the “Enter to Win” tab.  The winner will be chosen and awarded at the Bike Park’s closing weekend celebrations in November. 

Mountain Creek Bike Park is one of the premier bike parks in North America, boasting over 40 miles of lift-access trail purpose built for gravity riders of all ability levels. With an operating season that stretches over seven months of the year, Mountain Creek gives riders the ability to endlessly lap their favorite trails by way of one of the most efficient mountain bike lifts in the world and was recently named the “Most Improved Bike Park of 2013” in the Decline Magazine/ Reader’s Poll. 

The Mountain Creek Bike Park opens for the 2014 season on Saturday May 3rd  and will play host to the second stop of the USA Cycling ProGRT Tour at the 2014 Spring Classic this May 15-18.  To keep up with all the latest news and events at Mountain Creek Bike Park, be sure to follow them on Facebook at and at



About Mountain Creek Bike Park
Mountain Creek Resort is a unique gateway to the mountain lifestyle for millions of local urban and suburban adventure seekers.  Mountain Creek Bike Park was rated a Top Bike Park in North America in the 2013 Decline/ readers’ survey.  Mountain Creek Bike Park is the NY metro area’s closest lift-served resort biking destination, located just 47 miles from the George Washington Bridge in Northwestern, NJ.  Mountain Creek offers Downhill Mountain Biking for riders or all ability levels with 47 natural and manmade downhill biking trails, more than 60 freestyle terrain features and 1,040 feet of vertical serviced by the high speed Cabriolet open-air gondola. Mountain Creek Bike Park is proudly supported by: Red Bull, Specialized Bicycles, SixSixOne, GoPro, Oakley and Fly Racing.  More information at

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