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The Buffalo Chip presents ‘Daredevil Wednesday’ at the 2013 Sturgis Rally

By Press Release

Sturgis, S.D., May 14—The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is proud to announce Daredevil Wednesday, a day of daring and exciting stunts to take place during the Sturgis summer music and motorcycle festival. For the first time ever, a “Calling All Daredevils” contest is also taking place where daredevils nationwide can submit their own stunts to be selected, big or small, to join a day of history being made. Multiple stunts are currently already planned to attempt setting World Records, making for a memorable experience for all daredevils and Sturgis Rally attendees alike. Daredevil Wednesday takes place August 7, 2013, at the CrossRoads, the Buffalo Chip’s free public access area during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Daredevils interested in submitting a stunt can do so at www.buffalochip.com/EVENTS/SignatureEvents/DaredevilWednesday.aspx.

Guinness Book of World Records officiates will be onsite to substantiate planned world-record-breaking stunts including Toby Baker’s and Clint Ewing’s head-to-head attempt to bring back the title of “Longest Motorcycle Ride Through a Tunnel of Fire” to the United States. Stuntman Patch McGillicutty will also attempt to set a world record of over 91 mph inside a Wall of Death on his motorcycle. An additional unique event will include the American National UniMotorcycle Society’s UniMotorcycle Drag Races that intend to bring back the one-wheeled motorcycling drag race speed title from Russia. Additional events, stunts and highlights will be announced as Calling All Daredevils submissions are added to the spectacular day of events.

“This day should be one of the most exciting and memorable events of the entire Sturgis rally,” says Rod Woodruff, president of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip. “There has never been a more thrilling opportunity for daredevils and excited onlookers to experience a day that will, quite literally, go down in the history books, not only of Guinness, but also the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.”

The Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Calling all Daredevils campaign encourages daredevils nationwide to send in information regarding a unique or thrilling stunt that fans would enjoy. With media all around and the Guinness Book of World Records in attendance, participating in Daredevil Wednesday could be the opportunity of a lifetime for those individuals who make the cut. Individuals seeking to have their stunt considered to be part of this August 7, 2013, event should submit their information to info@buffalochip.com before July 7.

To find out more about Daredevil Wednesday and these stunts, individuals should visit www.buffalochip.com/EVENTS/SignatureEvents/DaredevilWednesday.aspx.

Rally attendees can witness a day of death-defying amusement and follow it up with a night of hard rock featuring Rob Zombie, Mastodon and Machine Head, who will all be performing in the main amphitheater after the events.

-Press Release

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