Celebration Cycling Classic at Skinners Butte Park Featuring Kids
The Eugene Celebration Cycling Classic has grown to be one of the
most exciting events of the year. In years past it drew racers from
the NW, including Canada and California. What a better way to celebrate
this top NW cycling event, and The Eugene Celebration than to include
kids for a Fun Kids Race!
The Fun Kids Race, which is free, will take place in the middle
of the racing schedule on Sunday September 21st at 11:30am.
PDF Kids Race Flyer)
Kids and their
parents should meet at registration area at parking lot on corner
of 3rd and Lincoln at 11:00am. The kids and their parents will then
have to proceed up Lawrence to Cheshire, near the north side of the
park to the kid’s course. The course for the kids will be run
along Cheshire Ave near Skinner Butte Park Loop Rd. The kid’s
racecourse will be set up with cones and done on laps according to
age level. We will group kids by 0-3, 4-5, 6-8, 9-11 years old.
All kids participating will receive a Kids Race Participant Ribbon,
special kid’s prize drawing ticket and goodie bag.
All kids are welcome, any age and ability.
So bring the kids downtown and be part of the action of bike racing
with the Free Fun Kids Race!
Thanks to local retailers for their generous donation of kids
raffle prizes, which include:
Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
Track Town Pizza
Prince Puckler's Homemade Ice Cream
Eugene Toy and Hobby
Collin's Cycle Shop
Paul's Bicycle Way of Life
Hutch's Bicycle Store
Blue Heron Bicycles
Crux Rock Gym
Additional Information on the
Stage 3: Skinner Butte Park Criterium - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st
Skinner Butte Park, Eugene
9:30AM Cat. 4/5 45 min/plus 1lap
10:30 Women 45 min/plus 1lap
11:30 Kids Race (Course will be set up with cones) - 4-6 yrs
2laps, 7-8 yrs 3-5 Laps, 9-11 yrs 4-6 Laps.
12:00PM Masters Men 35+(cat3/4) 45 min/plus 1lap
1:00 Cat. 3 60 min/plus 1lap
2:15 Pro/1/2 70 min/plus 1lap
Please respect local residents and their need for parking in this
area. Racers are urged to not park North of 2nd and Washington. Please
do not park business lots. City street parking is available on
Lincoln, Lawrence, Washington Jefferson and Charnelton Streets.
FROM I-5 NORTH/SOUTH: Take the I-105 W/OR-126 W exit number 194B-
towards Eugene. Merge onto I-105 W. Take the OR-99 S/Jefferson St.
exit on the left towards City Center. Keep Left at the fork in the
ramp. Merge onto W 7TH AVE S. Stay straight to go onto W 7TH AVE.
Turn Left onto Washington, Lincoln or Lawrence Streets for parking.
Get an area map or driving directions