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From the KCBIKE folks:
COMPETITIVE CYCLING RETURNS TO BALDWIN CITY FOURTH ANNUAL BALDWIN CITY KS OMNIUM
KCOI Boulevard and SKC Racing Teams present the 6th Annual Baldwin City Omnium Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24, 2007 in Baldwin City, KS. This points based bicycle race has a $5,000 total payout and will feature more than 200 cyclists from throughout the Midwest.
The Baldwin City Omnium features a 10K time trial and a challenging criterium on a new course on Saturday followed by a Sunday morning road
race. Racers can compete in one, two or all three races and must finish
all three races to be eligible for the omnium payouts. Prizes will be
awarded for individual races and overall points. All juniors race free in junior races.Online registration is available now at Active.com. Check www.kcbike.com for updated information and race flyer. Please refer questions to:
Friday, May 11 -- Team Time Trial, Start/Finish at 27th and Wakarusa, Lawrence, 8 AM to Noon.
Saturday, May 12 -- Road Race, Perry Lake, 8 AM to 4 PM.
Sunday, May 13 -- Criterium, Downtown Lawrence, USCF Open 7:00 AM, Collegiate 8:00 AM.
There is also a field limited USCF Open race on Sunday.
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Here's a fun incentive to ride your bike more: Choose2bike.com. Register and be eligible for monthly prizes (the first drawing on May 21st will be for a cool messenger bag). You can find out more about this and other bike friendly programs this Saturday at the Earth Day (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.) festival at Shawnee Mission Park. The festival will also be the start and finish of JCBC's fine Spring Classic.
And on interesting note, one of our favorite regular commuters, Noah, wants to swap a car for a decent road bike. Check out his story here.