'Turkey Trot' bicycle ride Nov. 30

DOWNEY - The first annual Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Bike Ride, a leisurely 8-mile roll through the streets of Downey, takes place Nov. 30, the Saturday after Thanksgiving.The ride begins at Apollo Park. Registration and waivers will be available starting at 8 a.m. and the ride begins promptly at 8:30. Helmets are required for riders under age 18, although they are recommended for all participants regardless of age. Riders ages 13 and younger must be accompanied by a parent. The ride is sponsored by the city of Downey, in conjunction with the Downey Bicycle Coalition and Healthy Downey partners. For questions or additional information, e-mail Roger Pardo at downeybike@gmail.com or call (562) 904-7238.

********** Published: Nov. 21, 2013 - Volume 12 - Issue 32