The Outdoor Games spot on the whitewater calendar in between last weeks Teva Mountain Games in Vail and next weeks FIBArk Whitewater Festival in Salida has helped attract some of the sports top athletes, and this weekend, theyll compete in events including the Adam Barron Memorial South Saint Vrain Creek Race on Saturday at 10 a.m. and the Kayak Pro Freestyle finals on Sunday at noon. Other LOG events include live music in Sandstone Park and at Oskar Blues Brewery, the Dash & Bash 5K, a Cruiser Fun Ride, Bike Pump Track and Dirt Jump competitions, the Canine Cannonball and other dog sports, plus free demos and intro skills clinics for kayaks, paddleboards, bikes and fly fishing.
The Games continue through Sunday; admission is free for spectators. Registration for individual events ranges from $10 to $30 at www.lyonsoutdoorgames.com, where you can also find more information.
June 10-12, 2011