#irideforpaul MTB Memorabilia Auction

#IRideForPaul MTB Memorabilia eBay Auction NOW LIVE!

Brought to you by The Pro’s Closet, Cam Zink and Aaron Chase


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GLENWOOD, NJ — Aaron Chase and Cam Zink with the help of Lindsey Runkel have

partnered with the crew at The Pro’s Closet to bring to you the #IRideForPaul Mountain

Bike Memorabilia eBay Auction. This is your opportunity to own some unique

memorabilia from some of the sport’s top athletes.


The Pro’s Closet auction includes items from riders, Cam Zink, Aaron Chase, Brett

Rheeder, Tyler McCaul, Kyle Strait, Remy Metailler, Kurt Sorge, Rachel Throop, Robbie

Bourden, and Geoff Gulevich.


“Over the years, we have watched in awe as Paul challenged what was possible on a

mountain bike. When we met him this year, it was obvious that he is not only an

exceptional athlete, but also and exceptional human, and that is why we are excited and

honored to help fund his recovery by hosting the #irideforpaul charity auctions,”

explains Jarrad Lokes, Director of Social Media and Photography at the Pro’s Closet.


All proceeds from the auction will go to benefit pro rider Paul Basagoitia who suffered a

burst fracture to his T12 vertebrae during the Red Bull Rampage this past October. His

injury has left him partially paralyzed from the waist down. Paul has been at Craig

Hospital in Denver, Colorado since early November and is scheduled to head home to

Reno with in the next week. He is progressing on a daily basis and his hard work and

dedication to his recovery is inspiring to everyone!


“Zink and I wanted to do this auction to help out Paul with the financial burden that

comes with an injury of this magnitude. Every little bit helps and people get the chance

to own a piece of mountain bike history. So it’s a win-win” explains Aaron Chase. “I went

to visit Paul a couple of weeks ago at Craig and he blew me away with his progress and


Paul Pas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-51a

Special thanks to: Nick Martin and Jarrad Lokes at The Pro’s Closet, Cam Zink (YT

Industries, USA), Aaron and Kara Chase (ChaseLife Creative) and Lindsey Runkel for

helping organize the auction items, Trent Sanders and Chris Massie at 36creative for the

logo development and design and all the riders for their awesome donations! Visit or for all the available

auction items. Happy bidding!

Paul Bas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-81 Paul Pas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-57aPaul Bas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-84 Paul Pas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-2 Paul Pas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-22  Paul Pas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-45  Paul Pas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-65 Paul Pas Benefit 11.13.15 JL-71a


Follow Paul’s recovery and progress at

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