MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Do you have the riding skills to beat the pros? Mobile Police motorcycle offers are throwing down the challenge to see if you can outride officers who ride for a living.
It’s the 2nd Family of the Fallen Police and Civilian Krewe (P.A.C.K.) Challenge. Accoriding to Family of the fallen the event was “created for motorcycle enthusiasts, the challenge invites law enforcement officers and civilian riders to train and compete on the same courses. Not only will the riders be able to take their training to the next level, they will see how they measure up against some of the best riders in the area.”
The challenge will happen in May in the parking lot of the Shoppes at Bel Air in Mobile. Saturday May 4th is practice day and the actual competition is on Sunday.
It’s $35 dollars to ride, and the money goes to support the families of fallen police officers. Mobile lost two officers exactly a year apart. Officer Justin Billa was shot and killed on February 2018, exacly one year later Officer Sean Tuder was shot and killed in Mobile.
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Chris Best is the News Director for WKRG. He’s a husband and father of four. He’s also a motorcycle enthusiast.