Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Charity Events Whether you're looking for riders, sponsors, or volunteers, this is the place to tell the world that cyclists can make a difference.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-29-14, 04:39 PM   #1
jgrosser
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Washington, DC
Bikes: 2013 Cannondale Supersix Evo; 2013 Soma Smoothie; 2010 Cannondale Supersix; 2008 Cervelo RS; 2008 Surly Long Haul Trucker
Posts: 137
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Do you want to ride with George Hincapie?

I am recruiting riders to ride the Gran Fondo Hincapie (Gran Fondo Hincapie) on October 25 to raise funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF 2014 Hincapie Gran Fondo Ride to Cure Diabetes). I am not asking for money! Rather, I am looking for riders who support the cause of ending Type 1 Diabetes and who would be interested in participating in the Gran Fondo Hincapie to raise funds for JDRF. This year, JDRF has partnered with the Gran Fondo Hincapie to provide a special experience for JDRF riders, including an exclusive, one hour warm up ride with Big George on October 24. I have done numerous fundraising rides for JDRF, so I can assure all from my own personal experience, that the JDRF Ride to Cure is a life-changing experience. However, most JDRF rides are relatively easy. The Gran Fondo Hincapie is unlike other JDRF Rides (or most other big charity rides) in that the course is amazing and really tough. So, here's your chance to give T1D a kick in the butt while getting your own butt kicked ! Note that there is a $2,000 fundraising minimum.

If you want to learn more or might be interested in registering, please send me a PM.
jgrosser is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-14, 05:30 PM   #2
gl98115
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Bikes:
Posts: 323
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Ride with Dopey George? No thanks.
gl98115 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-14, 01:41 PM   #3
Xsive
Senior Member
 
Xsive's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Bikes:
Posts: 55
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I met him last year at Interbike. He was apathetic.
Xsive is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:36 PM.