Sports Announcements: East Ridge spring sports registration, Ironman returning to Washington County, and more
2014 East Ridge High School spring sports registration
East Ridge Athletic Association general membership meeting Feb. 24
The annual East Ridge Athletic Association (ERAA) General Membership meeting will be held Monday, Feb. 24, from 7 to 8 p.m. at East Ridge High School. Contact Dave Wegner ERAA Board Director Marketing and Communications at 651-341-0906 with questions.
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.
East Ridge track and field captains’ practice
Anyone interested in running track and field for East Ridge High School this spring? Start training at captains’ practice held every day after school from 3:30-5 p.m. on the indoor track at East Ridge.
Woodbury Area Little League registration
Registrations for the 2014 season of the Woodbury Area Little League are now open. Fees are $110 for Pre-K, kindergarten and first grade and $150 for second grade through the high school league. Register now, as these discounted prices will continue through March 15. For more info visit www.woodburybaseball.org and go to www.waawoodbury.org to register.
Skating lessons at Cottage Grove Ice Arena
Is your family looking for a way to stay healthy and active this spring? Why not sign up for skating lessons at the Cottage Grove Ice Arena? Cottage Grove offers cost-effective lessons for all ages and abilities year round at the arena. Unlike most sports which require special clothing and gear - all CGIA requires is skates. Spring lessons start the week of Feb. 15. All registrations received before Feb. 3 will qualify for a 10 percent discount. Every lesson receives a free “Skate Saver” card ($40 value) to be used at any public skate time. (excludes Team Lines). For more information call 651-458-3400 or visit www.cottage-grove.org.
East Ridge soccer club spring season starts soon
Looking for a competitive soccer team to join for the 2014 spring/summer season? The East Ridge Soccer Club is excited for the spring/summer season to start and have openings on some of its competitive teams. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in joining us or for more information. Spring/summer fees are $335 per player for U9-U10 and $350 for U11 – U18. There is a one-time registration fee of $40. The season runs end of April thru July and includes winter training which has just started.
East Ridge cheer team fundraiser
Looking for something to do over the long weekend? What about in February? Staying home for spring break? Need a last minute birthday gift? Why not get an unlimited ride Nickelodeon Universe wristband? The East Ridge cheer boosters are selling them for $23 each. They never expire. Please contact Jennifer Gullickson at Gullickson.email@example.com to purchase.