Sports Briefs for June 1, 2011: ‘Where the Hell’s Maybell?’ rescheduled for Saturday |

Sports Briefs for June 1, 2011: ‘Where the Hell’s Maybell?’ rescheduled for Saturday

Craig Parks and Recreation’s 25th annual “Where the Hell’s Maybell?” bike ride, which was originally scheduled for May 21, will take place Saturday.

Registration for the ride is free.

There are two departure times — 7 a.m. from Northwest Storage, 4295 W. U.S. Highway 40, and 7:30 a.m. from Western Knolls.

To celebrate the 25th anniversary, a free “Where the Hell’s Maybell?” shirt will be given out to the first 200 registered riders.

A $6 breakfast, which includes pancakes, bacon, eggs and orange juice, will be available at the end of the ride.

To register, visit For more information, call 826-2029.

Horseback riding, fishing trip slated

Craig Parks and Recreation is teaming up with Sable Mountain Outfitters out of Meeker for a horseback riding and fishing trip June 21.

The trip will start with a guided horseback riding trip through the mountain trails to Marvine Creek, where participants will then have the rest of the day to fish.

Participants must be at least 8 years old to go on the trip.

Registration is $80 per person. The deadline to register is June 15.

For more information, call 826-2004.

Doak Walker football registration now open

Craig Parks and Recreation is now accepting registration for the 2011 Doak Walker tackle football season.

Registration is open to third- through sixth-graders.

The cost of registration is $50 and must be turned in by July 20.

Practice will begin the week of Aug. 8.

A mandatory skills day, official weigh in and equipment check will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. July 25 for third- and fourth-graders, and 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. July 26 for fifth- and sixth-graders at Craig City Hall, 300 W. Fourth St.

To register, visit For more information, call 826-2029.

Bull’s eye pistol shooting Thursday

Bears Ears Sportsman Club is hosting a bull’s eye pistol shooting practice every Thursday starting in May and continuing through August.

The range is located north of Craig off of Moffat County Road 7.

Practice will be from 5 to 8 p.m., and shooters will need to bring their own .22 pistols.

There will be instructors for one-hand and two-hand practice on a 25-yard match course.

The first night is free for new shooters, and every sequential practice will be $2 per shooter.

For more information, call John Jepkema at 824-6423.

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