Subway Bedrace for Bridging set March 2 at Buck Hill

The 15th annual Subway Bedrace for Bridging will begin at 5 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at Buck Hill in Burnsville. Teams of four, preferably in costume, are invited to race down the tubing hill atop specially covered and provided bed mattresses.

Registration is open at SubwayBedrace.org. Team fees are $180 (now through Feb. 28 at 5 p.m.) or $200 at the event. Team members must be at least 18 years old and are encouraged to dress creatively and compete in the Cities 97 Costume Contest. On-site registration opens at 3 p.m. March 2 with the first race pushing off at 5 p.m.

All registration fees and dollars raised benefit Bridging, a nonprofit organization serving the greater Twin Cities with furniture and household goods for families and individuals transitioning out of homelessness and poverty.