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Space Race Rumpus
June 8, 2018 - June 10, 2018
It’s a festival. It’s a race. It’s group rides. It’s a clinic. It’s a fundraiser. It’s a tradition.
Friday, June 9
1 to 4 p.m. – Beginner/Intermediate/Challenging ride
1 to 4 p.m. – Beginner/Intermediate group road ride
4:30 to 6 p.m. – Mini Time Trials. Begins at gate by old tour center. Individual start time given at race start
3 p.m. – Site tour on bikes. Adult and kid bikes available for anyone wishing to tour.
7 to 10 p.m. – Entertainment by The Family Band (Grateful Dead covers and more) Bonfire, weather permitting, lit at dark
Saturday, June 10
8:45 a.m. – Short Track MTB Race. Begins at Science Center. Group start times posted in science center.
1 p.m. – Bike Clinic with Joey Riddle of Joey’s Bike Shop. Meet at science center.
2 p.m. – Beginners/Intermediate/Advanced group ride. Ride durations from one to three hours with bail-outs.
9 a.m. – Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced group rides – 6-53 mile options with bail-out points. Ride support provided.
8 a.m. and noon – Yoga for all ages. Taught by Tracy Valach. Meet at the old tour center
1 to 5 p.m. – Kids’ Activities. Science Center classroom. Parents, you are welcome to attend various rides while your children attend these activities. There is supervision for ages two and up.
5:30 p.m. – Bike parade. Decorate your bike and ride from the science center to the old tour center.
6:30 p.m. – Bike Rodeo
7 p.m. – Awards for all races
7 to 10 p.m. – Entertainment with M.F.B. Fantastic Funk for all ages. Hula hoops, chalk, etc. for kids of all ages. Bonfire, weather permitting, lit at dark.
Sunday, June 11
10 a.m. – Men’s and Women’s MTC Clinic with Joey and Mandy Riddle of Joey’s Bike Shop and Kristy Lanier of DirtBean
11 a.m. – Men’s and Women’s Site ride with bail-outs. Starts right after the clinic
10:30 a.m. – Road Bike Ride – group road ride with bail-outs. One to three hours in duration
8:30 a.m. – Yoga for all ages. Taught by Tracy Valach. Meet at the old tour center.