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August 9, 2022

Photos: Watsonville pump track opens

The Ramsay Park Pumptrack, the only asphalt-covered pump track in Santa Cruz County, officially opened on Tuesday in Watsonville. On April 11 from 1:30-4:30pm Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz, who built the track, will hold a special all-girls pump track event. The event is meant to teach young girls, ages 7-17, how to use the pump track. A professional women’s coach, plus other organizations, will be in attendance. Sign-up is required. There’s only room for 12 girls, but future events are in the works. For information contact Watsonville Parks and Community Services Department, 831-768-3240.

Bicyclists enjoy riding on the new Pump track at Ramsay Park. — Tarmo Hannula/The Pajaronian
Tarmo Hannula
Tarmo Hannula has been the lead photographer with The Pajaronian newspaper in Watsonville since 1997. He also reports on a wide range of topics, including police, fire, environment, schools, the arts and events. A fifth generation Californian, Tarmo was born in the Mother Lode of the Sierra (Columbia) and has lived in Santa Cruz County since the late 1970s. He earned a BA from UC Santa Cruz and has traveled to 33 countries.

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