Won’t Back Down – The Steve Peat Story is to have its North West regional premiere in Chester on March 20th. It’s sponsored by One Planet Adventure, and in deference to Peaty’s close links with Orange Bikes in the past, particularly with Michael Bonney, all proceeds will go to the Ride For Michael fund.
Tickets are already 50% sold, so if you want to see this great film and support a good cause, get in touch quick.
Here’s what the filmmakers say about the film:
“From his humble beginnings in his hometown of Sheffield, England, Steve Peat has established himself as one of the worlds most iconic cyclists. Peaty has been competing at the top level in his chosen sport of downhill mountain bike racing for the past 23 years, longer than the lifetime of many of his current competitors. Through 20 years of archival footage and photos and intimate interviews with Steve, his family, close friends and competitors, Won’t Back Down takes viewers on a captivating tour of the history of the sport of downhill mountain bike racing and offers a never-before-seen view into the life and legacy of this enduring icon.”
The screening will be on 20th March 2014 at Alexanders, 2 Rufus Court, Chester, UK, CH1 2JW
Doors open 7pm. Tickets £10 booked in advance www.alexanderslive.com