BMX to have free racing today at home track
Today at 11 a.m., Durango BMX will have a full day of activities at the Durango BMX Track, located behind the Big 5 next to the Animas River across from Rivergate.
There will be free hot dogs and Coca-Cola beverages. There will be games and BMX skills training. There will be a silent auction, including bikes, gift certificates and toys. There will be a raffle, including bikes, biking gear, a one-year membership to the American BMX Association and more. There will be free racing at 2 p.m.
Registration for racing - for all abilities - will begin at 1 p.m.
Helmet, pants and a long-sleeve shirt are required for racing, and all bikes - sans kickstands - are welcome.
For more information, contact Vickie Gallegos at 259-0332 or John O'Riordan at 799-4885.
BMX pro to hold court at Durango Skate Park
Burdick will host a trio of three-week clinics this summer, the first of which begins today.
Participants will learn the skills needed to compete at skate parks.
For more information, contact Durango Parks and Recreation at 375-7300.