Join the 2nd Annual Arlington Fun Ride on Saturday, October 8 from 8:00 am
to noon! The scenic 17 mile route on paved bike trails circles Arlington
with three stops in Ballston, Crystal City and Rosslyn. The Fun Ride
promotes family fitness and provides support for Phoenix Bikes, a non-profit
community bike shop empowering at-risk youth. The ride is presented by
Arlington County and Arlington Public Schools and sponsored by 25 community
organizations and companies. $5 entry fee for individuals, $10 for
families. The first 280 to register receive a technical shirt with Fun Ride
and sponsor logos, plus ticket to raffles for more than $1,500 in gift
certificates from local bike shop, restaurant and business sponsors. There
will be a free kids bike rodeo and health fair from 10 am to noon.
Additional information and online registration at www.phoenixbikes.org.