Bellingham's Fanatik Juniors Team is looking for road and 'cross riders ages 10 to 17, both male and female. A meet the team ride will be held Oct. 5, leaving Fanatik Bike Co., 2025 James St., B'ham (http://www.fanatikbike.com/) 10 a.m. for a short, easy pace ride to Mount Bakery and points throughout Bellingham. All interested riders age 10 to 17 are welcome. The juniors team is a great way for young riders to learn about racing, training for their first 25-mile ride, or even completing STP in one day.
Also, on November 9th the Shuksan Velo Club (Fanatik Bike Team) is sponsoring a one-day road cycling clinic. The clinic will be led by two former pro cyclists and an active national championship rider and will focus on skill-building to become a better rider, training for your first race, or completing your first century ride. Location: Fairhaven Fitness, 800 McKenzie Ave., Fairhaven. Cost: $20, free to those 17 and under. Space is limited to first 30 and preregistration is required. Participants must have a road bike or 'cross bike. For more information and to register, contact Stewart Bowmer at firstname.lastname@example.org or (360) 319-7809.