Sadie Hawkins Style Ride

Sadie Hawkins

They’re predicting colder temps, rain and snow next week, but this weekend we’re set with perfect crisp fall weather and sunshine. Don’t waste a good day inside, instead, get out and enjoy the many events this city has to offer.


Sadie Hawkins Style Ride – This isn’t your typical bike race, but strategy, skill, style and teamwork will get you to the finish line ahead of your competitors. Sound interesting? Even better, the race is a fundraiser for the Chicago Women’s Health Center. Registration begins at 3pm in Palmer Square Park and the race will kick off at 4pm. Post-race activities include a dance beginning at 7:30pm. For event details, click here.

Camrock Cross – Head north to Cambridge, Wisconsin for another great cyclo-cross course. This race is held in Camrock Park, which is a 422 acre park with many outdoor options – including cycling! For details on the race, click here.

Chicross Cup Race Series Event #7 – This week the series heads to Woodstock for the Psi-Clocross for Life race. This course has a variety of challenges including wooded downhills and climbs, wide open grass power sections, a few off camber turns and a volleyball pit. You’ll need all your skills to power your way through this course, but it should be fun. For race details, click here.

Coming Up:

Chicross Cup Race Series Events #8 & #9 –This double header weekend is a favorite with the younger racers, as they typically enjoy the weekend away, racing and enjoying a party scene in the non-race hours. The race is on the golf course at the Hilton Indian Lakes Resort. You’d think that would boring, but the promoters do a great job on course design. The features include a steep hill, several sand traps, undulating grass sections and paved cart sections. Head out for one or both days! For race information, click here.

Kringle Kross – Named the official state pastry of Wisconsin, the Kringle Danish not only brings you a favorite treat, but a great race as well. Head just west of Milwaukee for a fun-filled cross race. For details on the event, click here.

Have a great weekend!


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