Cycling Central Calendar

Published Oct 8, 2012 at 05:00AM

CAMPS/CLASSES/CLINICS

INDOOR CYCLING CLASSES: At Powered by Bowen, 143 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; limited to eight riders per class; classes are based on each rider’s power output for an individual workout in a group setting; sessions from noon to 1 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays, and from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. and 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays; $15 per class, discount available for purchase of multiple sessions; www.poweredbybowen.com, 541-585-1500.

Restore Proper Movement Yoga: Restorative yoga for busy athletes such as cyclists, runners and triathletes already training; no strength poses, just restorative yoga for active recovery; Mondays; 5:30 p.m.; Powered by Bowen, 143 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; 30 minutes per class; five points on Power Pass or $5 per class; 541-585-1500.

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Mt. Bachelor Sports Education Foundation September Mountain Biking Program: Age 8 and older; on early school release Wednesdays; MBSEF will pick kids up from their schools and head out to the trails to ride; 541-388-0002; mbsef@mbsef.org; mbsef.org.

Bend Endurance Academy Cyclocross Team: Ages 10-18; Tuesdays through Thursdays through Nov. 25, option to extend to Jan. 6; 4 p.m.-6 p.m.; for beginners to advanced riders; teaches bike handling skills, fitness workouts and race strategy in a fun and safe environment; beginner participants may use mountain bikes; team offers weekly training sessions and fully supported travel to Oregon Junior Series races; bill@bendenduranceacademy.org or enroll online BendEnduranceAcademy.org.

Bend Endurance Academy Cycling Cyclocross Team: Ages 10-18; Tuesdays through Thursdays through Nov. 25, option to extend through Jan. 6; 4 p.m.-6 p.m.; for beginners to advanced riders; teaches bike handling skills, fitness workouts and race strategy in a fun and safe environment; beginners may use mountain bikes; weekly training sessions and fully supported travel to Oregon Junior Series; bill@bendenduranceacademy.org or enroll online at BendEnduranceAcademy.org.

MISCELLANEOUS

Movie Night at McMenamins: “The Cyclocross Meeting”; Thursday, Oct. 25; 9 p.m.; Old St. Francis School theater, Bend; $5 (cash only), 21 and older; film chronicles the U.S. and Japanese cyclocross scenes and includes Bend pro Barry Wicks; fundraiser for Central Oregon Trail Alliance; pinemountainsports.com.

RACES

Halloween Cross Crusade: Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 27-28 (Sunday is official costume day, option on Saturday); 8:40 a.m.; Old Mill District, Bend; races Nos. 4 and 5 of the Cross Crusade Series; divisions for men, women, masters, Clydesdales, single speed, juniors, unicycles and kids (age 12 and younger); $5-$30 per race, $40-$210 for series; OBRA membership required; crosscrusade.com.

RIDES

Bend’s Big Fat Tour: Friday-Sunday; guided, supported rides, $89-$159, depending on number of rides and date of registration; 541-385-7002; info@bendsbigfattour.org; bendsbigfattour.com.

BEND BELLA CYCLISTS: Weekly women-only group road and mountain bike rides; see website for dates and meeting times; meet at Pine Mountain Sports, 255 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; bendbellacyclists.org.

Trinity Bikes Ride: Group road bike ride starting in Redmond at Trinity Bikes, 865 S.W. 17th St.; Mondays; 6 p.m.; somewhat casual pace; 541-923-5650.

PINE MOUNTAIN SPORTS BIKE RIDE: Twice-monthly guided mountain bike rides hosted by Pine Mountain Sports and open to all riders; 5:30 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month; free; rental and demo bikes available at no charge (be at the shop at 5 p.m.); meet at 255 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; 541-385-8080; www.pinemountainsports.com.

EUROSPORTS RIDE: Group road bike ride starting in Sisters from Eurosports, 182 E. Hood St.; Saturdays; check with the shop for start time; all riders welcome; 541-549-2471; www.eurosports.us.

HUTCH’S NOON RIDE: Group road bike ride starting in Bend from Hutch’s Bicycles east-side location, 820 N.E. Third St., at noon on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays; and from Hutch’s west-side location, 725 N.W. Columbia St., at noon on Tuesdays, Thursdays; pace varies; 541-382-6248; www.hutchsbicycles.com.

HUTCH’S SATURDAY RIDE: Group road bike ride begins at 10 a.m. Saturdays in Bend from Hutch’s Bicycles east-side location, 820 N.E. Third St.; approximately 40 miles; vigorous pace; 541-382-6248; www.hutchsbicycles.com.

OUT OF TOWN

Cross Crusade: Eight-race cyclocross series; each day, first race starts at 8:40 a.m. and last race starts at 3:15 p.m.; race No. 2 is Sunday, Oct. 14, at Rainier High School, Ranier; race No. 3 is Sunday, Oct. 21, at Portland International Raceway; divisions for men, women, masters, Clydesdales, single speed, juniors, unicycles and kids (age 12 and younger); $5-$30 per race, $40-$210 for series; OBRA membership required; crosscrusade.com.

Southern Baja, Mexico Singletrack Tours: Dec. 8-12, Feb. 2-7 and Feb. 16-20; Baja, Mexico; includes four days of riding and five nights of accommodations, all meals and a Specialized full suspension bike rental; tours limited to 12 riders; $925 (airfare not included); 541-385-7002; cogwild.com/multi-day-vacations/baja-singletrack.

TRAILS

Cog Wild Shuttles: Tuesdays and Thursdays; 5:30 p.m.; from Cascade Lakes Brewery to Swampy Lakes and Dutchman sno-parks; $10 per person; available weekly, call Cog Wild Bicycle Tours & Shuttles to reserve seat; 541-385-7002; other shuttle times available, call for details.

Please email Cycling Central event information to sports@bendbulletin.com or click on “Submit an Event” on our website at bendbulletin.com. Items are published on a space-availability basis, and should be submitted at least 10 days before the event.