NORWALK - The 12th annual Community Bike Fest will be held Sept. 15 at New Harvest School in Norwalk.Participants can choose between a 25-mile, 50-mile or 100-mile bike ride. Check-in starts at 6 a.m. and the bike ride begins at 7. Registration is $50 and includes a T-shirt and barbecue lunch. The Bike Fest event is also incorporating a 10-mile bike ride for kids and a 5-mile walk originating from Liberty Park in Cerritos. The bike ride starts at 9 a.m. and costs $15 while the walk costs $25 and begins at 10 a.m. Money raised from the events will be donated to FOCIS (Family Outreach & Community Intervention Services), a Norwalk-based nonprofit that offers support for drug and alcohol addictions, family violence, addictions, eating disorders and more. To register for any of the events, go online to communitybikefest.com.
********** Published: July 05, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 12