Tour de Monett on June 22
The 12th annual Tour de Monett bicycle race will be held June 22 in Monett and hosted by the Flat Tire Gang. This year’s race features four different ride distances: 18, 32, 62 and 75 miles, including the return of the popular Widow Maker Challenge, a locally famous out and back challenge added on to the 62-mile route. All paths are $30 if registered by June 14 and included a free T-shirt. Rest stops stocked with home baked goods and ride essentials are situated every 12 miles and a BBQ chicken dinner after the ride for lunch starting at 11 a.m. Shower facilities available after the ride, and proceeds from the ride go to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. For more information, people may check out the Flat Tire Gang Facebook page.