Polk County Spirit Ride October 6th
The 6th Annual Spirit Ride will offer experienced, and beginning cyclists an opportunity to ride along the shore line of Lake Livingston. Then experience the surrounding rolling hills of Polk County. It starts at 8am in the Livingston High School parking lot - 400 FM 350 South and benefits Polk Country Crime Stoppers.
Click Here for directions to the event start and packet pickup location. All routes will start promptly at 9am.T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 100 riders that get registered. Register in advance at Active.com for a contribution of $35. Or register on-site the day of the ride beginning at 6:30am for $45.
They offer 4 ride routes for all levels of riders, including a “Metric Century” 67 mile course. The routes will take participants through the rolling hills south and west of Livingston Texas via 4 courses of increasing length, all of which will take riders northward along the eastern shore of Lake Livingston, and then back to the finish at the High School where the rides began.
There will be Police escorts through major intersections, medical support, SAG vehicles, Ride Marshall support, and Rest stops every 9–16 miles, on all the routes. Refreshments will be provided at all Rest Stops to keep you hydrated and energized. Lunch is provided for all participants on their return to the High school parking lot.
For more information on activities in the Livingston area, including hotels and restaurants, visit the Livingston Polk County Chamber of Commerce.