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3rd Annual Bike for the Bluegrass

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 10:41 am    Post subject: 3rd Annual Bike for the Bluegrass Reply with quote

3rd Annual Bike for the Bluegrass
Oct. 29th, 2011
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Register at: http://2011bftb.eventbrite.com/

This ride is a remarkable opportunity for the public to experience some of the most beautiful thoroughbred farms in the Bluegrass, from the back of their bike. Riders will have an inside look at the unparalleled natural beauty and history of our signature equine industry. As a gesture of support for The Fayette Alliance, Fasig-Tipton, Gainesway, Mt. Brilliant, Castleton Lyons, U.K. Equine Campus of Maine Chance Farm and Cobra Farm have agreed to open their gates exclusively for this event. Riders will also have a chance to ride on the Legacy Trail and visit Windy Corner Market.

When: Sat, October 29th, 2011

8:30-9:30 AM Mandatory check-in at Fasig-Tipton located at 2400 Newtown Pike. The gate will be marked. (Tickets must be purchased online before October 28, 2011, tickets cannot be purchased on the day of the event).

10:00 AM The 30-35 mile & 38 mile rides will start and proceed through Fasig-Tipton, Gainesway, Cobra Farm, Mt. Brilliant, and Castleton Lyons. A rest stop and snacks generously provided by Windy Corner Restaurant will be provided.

11:00 AM-3:00 PM Lunch generously provided by Wallace Station will be provided as cyclists finish their rides and arrive back at Fasig-Tipton. Please note, lunch will not be served after 3:00 PM and all signs will be removed from the route.

Registration: www.2011bftb.eventbrite.com

Online registration is mandatory and the event will be limited to 250 cyclists. Registration closes on Friday, October 28th at midnight. Cost: $35

Registration fee includes lunch provided by Wallace Station, a commemorative Bike for the Bluegrass t-shirt, ride support, maps, and rest stop snack provided by Windy Corner.

All proceeds raised will benefit The Fayette Alliance and further our work of advocating for a sustainable Lexington for all of us, through farmland preservation, responsible development, and improved water infrastructure. Learn more at www.fayettealliance.com

*All registrants will be required to sign the Bike for the Bluegrass waiver and Rules of the Ride at check-in on Saturday, October 29 between 8:30-9:30 AM to receive their ride packet (includes course map, wrist band, Bike for the Bluegrass t-shirt). When registering online, riders agree to sign the Bike for the Bluegrass waiver the day of the event and abide by the Rules of the Ride.

*Once registration is completed, no refunds will be provided. This is a rain or shine event.

Are you interested in volunteering at Bike for the Bluegrass? Learn more at http://fayettealliance.com/blog/volunteer-opportunity-3rd-annual-bike-for-the-bluegrass/
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