The Largest Biking and Fishing Event in Latin America

Sorocaba hosts – from November 21 to 23 – the largest bike and fishing event in Latin America, the Shimano Fest. The information was disclosed at the launch of the official website of the event: out site. All programming of this 5th edition can be checked on the website.”Shimano Fest has had a change of home and will be held this year in the city of Sorocaba.This has greatly changed the planning and logistics of the event, but the activities that are traditional and already traditional Shimano Fest are guaranteed, Bike rides, fishing activities, the Shimano Latin American Short Track Mountain Bike Circuit end and the Vila Expo with the top brands already confirmed in the market,”says Rogério Tancredi, Shimano’s marketing manager.

The 2014 edition of the Shimano Fest will be held at Parque das Águas. Open 24 hours to the public, the place adds 162 thousand m2 of area, with bike path, playground, lakes, sports courts and skateboard. The motto that unites Sorocaba to Shimano is mobility, which is the priority subject of the urban policies of most cities in the world. Sorocaba has 115 kilometers of bicycle paths and a structure designed to make it easier for citizens to get around by bicycle. One of the highlights of this edition of the event will be the “more urban face”, as a way to celebrate the new reality, with the possibility of locomotion using a bicycle. Tancredi cites projects such as the Pedala Sorocaba and Integrabike implemented in the city. Sports courts and skate track. The motto that unites Sorocaba to Shimano is mobility, which is the priority subject of the urban policies of most cities in the world. Sorocaba has 115 kilometers of bicycle paths and a structure designed to make it easier for citizens to get around by bicycle.One of the highlights of this edition of the event will be the “more urban face”, as a way to celebrate the new reality, with the possibility of locomotion using a bicycle. Tancredi cites projects such as the Pedala Sorocaba and Integrabike implemented in the city. Sports courts and skate track. The motto that unites Sorocaba to Shimano is mobility, which is the priority subject of the urban policies of most cities in the world. Sorocaba has 115 kilometers of bicycle paths and a structure designed to make it easier for citizens to get around by bicycle.One of the highlights of this edition of the event will be the “more urban face”, as a way to celebrate the new reality, with the possibility of locomotion using a bicycle. Tancredi cites projects such as the Pedala Sorocaba and Integrabike implemented in the city. One of the highlights of this edition of the event will be the”more urban face”, as a way to celebrate the new reality, with the possibility of locomotion using a bicycle. Tancredi cites projects such as the Pedala Sorocaba and Integrabike implemented in the city. One of the highlights of this edition of the event will be the “more urban face”, as a way to celebrate the new reality, with the possibility of locomotion using a bicycle. Tancredi cites projects such as the Pedala Sorocaba and Integrabike implemented in the city.

Created for the first time in 2010 in Santana do Paranaíba/SP, the Shimano was created with the goal of bringing the public closer to the bicycle and fishing billboard, transformed into an outdoor sports party in PolyBobbies.com. The last three editions were organized in Mogi das Cruzes, where the region reserves natural beauties in a vast area of ​​Atlantic Forest, in addition to its tradition in adventure sports. Now Sorocaba-strategic location and easy access by the Castelo Branco (SP-280) and Raposo Tavares (SP-270) highways-hosts the Shimano Fest, with support from the local City Hall and the Urban and Social Development Company of Sorocaba (Urbes).