2012 Garage-Girls Ultimate Biker Makeover Contest Announces Winner

Avon Tyres News Release

STOW, OH - July 10, 2012 - Avon Tyres is proud to partner with the Garage-Girls Ultimate Biker Makeover contest again this year by providing a set of Avon tires for the 2012 contest winner, Marilyn Elmore Bragg. Bragg was among three finalists selected from a field of nearly 30 contestants.

Through this special competition, applicants were asked to submit a 600-word essay explaining why they would like to be selected for this unique opportunity along with a photo by May 25, 2012, to bikermakeover@garage-girls.com. All submissions were evaluated by Garage-Girls judges and four finalists were selected for final judging. Bragg's personal story of family difficulty requiring her to quit her job to take care of her mother earned Bragg the prize package for her 1993 XL 1200.

As the winner, Bragg will receive an incredible prize package that includes a set of Avon tires for her bike along with a wardrobe of shoes from Harley-Davidson® Footwear, a case of synthetic oil from Spectro Performance Oils, a new Mustang® Seats motorcycle seat, a set of shocks from Progressive® Suspension, a cleaning kit from Wizards® Products, a commemorative jacket, gloves and helmet from Hot Leathers®, a $50 Otterbox® gift certificate and more.

For more information about this annual contest, visit http://www.garage-girls.com.

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Avon Motorcycle Tyres North America, based in Stow, Ohio markets and sells Avon brand motorcycle tires in the United States and Canada. Avon motorcycle tires are designed and manufactured for street and racing applications, from ultra wide tires featuring snakeskin effect sidewalls to ultra high-performance sport bike tires. Avon's long history and heritage of innovation reaches back more than 100 years. Based in Melksham, England, Avon tires are built to perform and are engineered to high standards incorporating the latest in cutting-edge technology. For more information visit .

2012 Garage-Girls Ultimate Biker Makeover Contest Announces Winner - Motorcycle Cruiser Magazine