The Rock Cut Trail Crew will host a mountain bike time trial and bike polo game at 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 12, at Espenscheid Forest Preserve on South Perryville Road in Rockford.
Racers will start at intervals and race against the clock on the 3-mile single-track loop, and participants can play bike polo while waiting their turn. A $10 donation includes polo, race registration and lunch.
Volunteers are needed to keep time and referee. If interested, contact Nick Bojda at 670-9219.
The Rock Cut Trail Crew is affiliated with the International Mountain Bicycling Association and builds and maintains mountain bike accessible trails in Rock Cut State Park. Visit www.rctrailcrew.org for more information.
From the Aug. 2-8, 2006, issue