Bock the South 2012 – May 4th – 6th

We’ve decided on a date! We’re returning for the 2nd ever Bock the South during the first weekend of May! Hurry head over to our Facebook Event page to officially RSVP and find out the most up to date details.

We also have an official event T-Shirt up on our Cafe Press. Go get one!

In case you don’t use Facebook here is the event info below:

Bock The South 2012
The South’s Second Annual National Jumping Stilt Event!
May 4th – 6th
Hosted by: the XD Bockers!

Jumping Stilt enthusiast (Powerbockers!) from all over the United States are traveling to Savannah, Georgia for the second National Jumping Stilts event for the Southern United States!

Come out to watch the experienced Powerbockers run nearly 20 miles per hour, Jump heights up to 6 feet, and perform daring aerial technical tricks. All around Downtown Savannah, and Forsyth Park
Want to try out Jumping Stilts for yourself?
Request a walking lesson, and get all the event info at

Plan of Events(Subject to change closer to event date):
Add 912-220-5545 to your cells for the most reliable coordination!

Friday – Early arrivals

Bocking is possible before the Meet and Greet dinner for early arrivals at Forsyth Park.

8:00pm: Meet and greet – For everyone arriving early Friday. Let’s rest our travelers bones, say hello to new and old friends over dinner. Meet up at Chiles, Dennys, or anywhere else that’s open late. As in last year we’ll select a for sure location based on how late it is, and when everyone’s arrived.


10AM:Stilt up at the Fountain at Forsyth Park.

Bock around the park. Try jumping the stage, and observe any remaining sidewalk art from the last weekends SCAD sidewalk art festival.

12pm: Off stilt break to river street. Lunch/ect. We’ll walk to historic river street for a break in the heat of the afternoon. Lunch is possible at and around Ellis Square.

3pm: Bock River Street – Enjoy the many terrain obstacles at Downtown river street all while observing the Savannah Tall Ship Challenge festival going on directly in the river beside us. If the crowds allow it the photo opportunities will be great!

6pm: Dinner at TBD location downtown.

Bock back at the park for the remainder of the evening. We can roam else where if we want, or Return to River Street it’ll be a group decision


10am : Carpool to River Street if the previous days event went well. Or carpool to Hull Park

Bock the River Street, or the C-Block. High Jump, Long Jump competition at C-Block prizes available and TBA

1pm: Carpool to Tybee Island

1:30pm: Break/lunch in tybee.

Low Country Boil by the beach