Time: November 18, 2012 from 10am to 3pm
Location: Lake Accontink
Street: 5650 Heming Ave
City/Town: North Springfield, VA 22151
Website or Map: http://goo.gl/maps/LODll
Event Type: race, ride
Organized By: Joe Paisley
Latest Activity: Nov 16, 2012
A 24 mile race to see what it feels like to bike the distance Felix fell.
And for those who would like a more liesurely activity, there will be a 10 mile ride afterwards.
The course is around Accotink Lake and Fairfax Cross County Trail.. The race can be done on any bike, from road to mountain, hybrid, or single speed.
There's also a 10 mile fun ride, with tunes provided via The Pedal Collective sound wagon.
20% of sponsorship and entry donations will be given to Gearin' Up Bikes.
Check them out here: http://www.gearinupbicycles.org/about
Prizes for those who place is pending sponsorship.
Raffle Tickets will be drawn for each 10 mile ride participant. Those who race will not receive two tickets. Prizes are also pending sponsorship.
The race and ride is limited to 100 participants, be the first to sign up to win.
$15 Minimum Donation to Race
$10 Minimum Donation to Ride
Racers can particpate in the ride for free
Maintenence services provided by Le Velo Pro. Check out their facebook page here: http://www.facebook.com/LeProVelo
Invite your friends (but only the slow ones). Helmets are required.
10 am - Registration
11 am - Race Begins
2 pm - Ride Begins
You're all cordially invited to Hard Times Springfield afterwards, where we'll have the whole upstairs to ourselves, free pool/shuffleboard, specials, and possibly a nacho bar. Get excited.
Parking and Directions to Registration Here: http://goo.gl/maps/LODll