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WWBC Bike Film Series

Movies and presentations coming soon:


WWBC Bike Movie Night: American Flyers

Friday, August 13 at 7:30 pm

When Dr. Marcus Sommers (Kevin Costner) realizes that he and his estranged brother David (David Grant) may be prone to a fatal brain disease that runs in their family, he decides to make peace with his sibling and invites him on a trip to the Rockies. There, the brothers bond over their shared enthusiasm for cycling and decide to enter a grueling bike race through the mountains known as the Hell of the West. What happens next changes both the race and their lives.

American Flyers was released in 1985, directed by John Banham (“Saturday Night Fever”), and stars Kevin Costner in one of his first film roles. The screenplay is by Steve Tesich, who also wrote “Breaking Away.” It has a running time of 1 hour, 43 minutes and you can watch the trailer here.  

The screening is free to Western Wheelers and their guests, but please sign up for the Zoom link (households only need to register once). 


Movies previously shown in this series:


WWBC Bike Movie Night: Chasing Legends

Friday, July 23 at 7:30 pm 

Chasing Legends is the exciting story of the 2009 Tour de France from the perspective of Team Columbia–HTC. It was directed by Jason Berry and features Mark Cavendish, George Hincapie and Erik Zabel. Former cycling legend Eddy Merckx also makes an appearance.

“To race in the Tour de France is an honor; it is the best you can do in cycling. But you must have great talent, you must sacrifice… and you will suffer.” --Eddy Merckx. 

The movie has a running time of 1 hour, 33 minutes and you can watch the trailer here.  

The screening is free to Western Wheelers and their guests,

See you at the movies!

Previous Movies:

    • Chasing Legends: Friday, July 23, 2021
    • Bicycle Dreams: Friday, June 11, 2021
    • WWBC Bike Touring Presentation: Friday, May 21, 2021
    • A Sunday in Hell: Friday, April 16, 2021
    • Afghan Cycles: Friday, March 12, 2021
    • Quicksilver: Friday, February 19, 2021
    • Blood Road: Friday, January 15, 2021
    • The Bicycle Thief: Friday, November 20, 2020
    • Half the Road: Friday, October 23, 2020
    • All For One: Friday, August 14, 2020
    • The Triplets of Belleville: Friday, July 16, 2020
    • Premium Rush: Friday, June 19, 2020
    • Wadjda" Friday, May 15, 2020
    • Breaking Away: Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 
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