Thursday April 17th
Spring Cleaning Jersey and Clothing Swap (6:00 – 9:00 at BFF Bikes, 2113 W Armitage, Chicago) Trade out those unworn jerseys for something that you’ll actually wear! There’s also snacks, drinks, and a raffle with free registration to Cobb Park Criterium, Monsters of the Midway, and Northbrook Velodrome up for grabs.
Sunday, April 20th FOUR TWENTY LOL
Beerster II: CBMA Fundraiser and BBQ (Noon at the Southwest Corner of Union Park) Six eggs, six shots, and six challenges. Whoever makes it to the last checckpont with the most eggs reigns victorious; the rest get to kick back and barbecue to the tunes of DJ Mickey Massacre. Pre-reg here, or bring $5-$15 cash day of, all to benefit the Chicago Bike Messengers Association.
Saturday, April 26th
Velo City 9: The Midwest Tour (11am Registration at the Kenosha Velodrome) All sorts of track events for messengers and amateurs, including Miss and Out, Match Sprints, a Cargo Time Trial, and a Chariot Race!
Thursday, May 1st
Pre-Registration opens for the Minneapolis NACCC The race isn’t until August 29-September 1st, but those cats in MPLS need your pre-reg cash for reserving the course! Register early, register often!
Mayday Alleycat A lot of the details are still TBA, but with Cut Cats holding the handlebars you know this race’ll be be a good one!
Thursday May 15th to Saturday, May 17th
“It’s A Trap!” Race Series Three events in three days! Thursday at 6pm in Milennium Park, there’s the “Mixtape” Alleycat. On Friday at 6pm in Montgomery Park, there’s the “Chasing K” Time Trial. And last but not least, the “For The Good Of The Hood” Criterium kicks off Saturday at 1pm in Humboldt Park. $6 Each Race, $15 For All Races. Cash goes towards winners, beers, and bbq. Thanks to Charming Courier for putting this one on!