Sports Announcements: East Ridge cheer tryouts, Park softball fundraiser, and more
East Ridge cheer tryouts April 15-25
Park softball pulled pork fundraiser April 5
The Park Softball Booster Club is hosting its 2014 pulled pork fundraiser at Park Place Sports Bar, 200 Broadway Ave., in St. Paul Park to benefit the Park High School softball program. The fundraiser will take place Saturday April 5 from 3-7 p.m. Tickets are $8 and will be available at the door.
Football University Twin Cities camp at East Ridge June 27
Football University’s Twin Cities football camp will take place June 27-29 at East Ridge High School in Woodbury. Football University is an invitation-only, one-of-a-kind football training experience focusing on developing and enhancing the playmaking ability and skill of elite-level athletes in 6th to 11th grade. The training is provided by the NFL coaches and players. Although FBU does have an invitation-only policy, athletes are strongly encouraged to nominate themselves at http://www.footballuniversity.org.
Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride registration open now
The Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride will be returning to Washington County on Sunday, April 27, following a record-breaking year in 2013. Rider registration is open now at www.ironmanbikeride.org. A $10 discount for Early Bird registration is available through Feb. 28. The Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride is open to riders of all ages and abilities. Routes have been designed in roughly 15, 30, 60 and 100-mile increments to provide options for all cyclists. The Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride is the longest running organized bicycle ride in Minnesota and runs through the scenic St. Croix River Valley. Cost is $30 for Early Bird registration, $40 from March 1 to April 14 and $15 for youths 18 and under. Teams of eight or more earn a $5 discount per rider. The Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride has hosted over 100,000 cyclists in their 47-year history.