Race for Life at Imagination Glen BMX Track “Where Nobody Sits on the Bench”

By: Portage Department of Parks and Recreation Last Updated: July 7, 2014

portageparksdeptOn July 12, come join the BMX community and Race for Life at Imagination Glen BMX Park, 2190 State Road 149 in Portage!

The summer home of NWI riders will host its annual race to support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (www.lls.com). Over the past 15 years the riders and supporters of Imagination Glen have raised over $20,000! Registration for racing is 5-6:30pm with racing immediately following. Fees for racing are $20 Class or Cruiser, $5 Open or Strider. USA BMX memberships are NOT required to race this race.

Racing fun for all ages and proficiencies. Come support a great cause, participate or watch some great racing! Rental bikes and helmets are available.

Future events include: Double point & State Qualifier (Triple points) Weekend 8/2-3, and the State Finals 9/20 &21.

The track was started in 2000 and has provided numerous levels of competition for thousands of kids and adults alike. The track is sponsored by the Portage Parks Dept., and is fully staffed with volunteers. This track has recently been recently updated and meticulously groomed and dialed in for the 2014 season!

In case of inclement weather festivities may be move to the indoor track: Steel Wheels BMX, 709 North Hobart Road, Hobart, IN 46342. “Like” us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter (Steel Wheels BMX) or check out www.steelwheelsbmx.com for additional information and updates.