National Earth Day & Bike Ride(s) - Saturday April 22, NMSU
is National Bicycle Month
but with this weather, who can wait. So join the crowd, come look at
the exhibits, watch the race, and
take a bike ride on Earth Day, April 22, this saturday at the NMSU
Horseshoe, Pride Field.
NMSU Environmental Health & Safety is happy to announce and promote
the EARTH DAY BIKE RIDE event this saturday, April 22.
The event will include Earth Day exhibitors and bicycle activities
during the morning (flyer). Families
and Kids are welcome, but Safety First, so all riders must wear
Registration is from 7 to 9:30 a.m. The events include a Criterium
(7:30 am) around the Horseshoe; two bike
rides (25 mi at 9 am and 5 mi at 9:30 am); music, food and radio remote
101 Gold FM; a health fair by La Clinica De Familia and
Ben Archer Health; a bus bike rack demonstration by RoadRUNNER; and ~ 20 other participants. There will be Free T-shirts to
the first 100
registrants plus water bottles and other goodies.
Details on the event and
other bike safety information are provided under news on the EH&S
web site at http://www.nmsu.edu/safety
David Shearer, Industrial Hygienist
Environmental Health & Safety 646-3327