“Van Bares” Kid’s Race

Join us Saturday, June 24th, 2017 at Harrington Elementary School in Lexington for the 20th Annual NEBC “Van Bares” Kids Bike Race. The Kids Race is presented by NEBC, the New England Bicycle Racing Association and the Cycle Loft.

Race Courses

  1. 100m sprints held on dirt baseball field.
  2. Grass Races held on the soccer field.


Members of Northeast Bicycle Club will marshal the events and encourage, mentor, and assist all racers along the race courses.  Mechanical assistance will be provided by the Cycle Loft.


Click here to register online at Bikereg.

Registration opens at 8:30 AM at Harrington Elementary School in Lexington, MA.


FREE! Includes USCF one-day license and insurance. A donation of $5 per racer would greatly be appreciated.  N.B. a Parent or Legal Guardian MUST be present to sign competitors’ registration and entry forms.


All registered kids will be entered into a raffle for kid’s bicycle courtesy of the Cycle Loft.  You must be present to win the raffle.

Race Schedule

All single speed bicycles with 20″ size wheels or smaller and BMX bicycles.

Age Start Time Race Type
5-6 yrs 9:00 AM 150m Sprint
7-8 yrs 9:40 AM Grass Race
9-10 yrs 10:20 AM Grass Race

All multi-geared bicycle types like Mountain and Road bicycles.

Age Start Time Race Type
5-6 yrs 9:20 AM 150m Sprint
7-8 yrs 10:00 AM Grass Race
9-10 yrs 10:40 AM Grass Race
11-12 yrs 11:20 AM Short Grass Race
11-12 yrs 11:45 AM Long Grass Race
9-12 yrs 12:15 PM Pursuit Challenge


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Download the Race Flyer

Register Online