The annual Firecracker 100 bike ride and race sponsored by the Stephenville Kiwanis Club will be held Saturday, July 6.

Pre-registration through June 26 will cost only $30 per rider. Any military men or women may register for free with proof of military service identification. After June 26, registration fees are $35 per rider. Family groups of four or more (same family — father, mother, children) will be $25 pre-registration and $30 each regular registration. Tandem riders are $40 for each pair and a T-shirt and goody bag are assured to the first 250 entries. Race officials said each rider will be welcome to enjoy a free hot dog meal and fruit snack bar.

Race officials said the ride/race will start and finish at the Tarleton State University campus. Shower and dressing facilities will be available to riders as well as a swimming pool with an on-duty lifeguard at Wisdom Gym.

Registration can be picked up at the gym from 6-8 p.m. on July 5 and beginning at 6 a.m. on July 6.

The TSU Student Government Association will travel the route to provide assistance as needed to riders.

Non-sanctioned race start time is 7:50 a.m. and all other rides at 8 a.m.

Riders 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information, contact any Kiwanis Club member or visit