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The 6th Annual Firefighter 50 cycling event will be held on Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 near Westminster, MD. Again this year we are offering GREAT cycling in Northern Carroll County and Eastern Frederick County MD and in Southern Adams County, PA.  All rides start and finish in the village of Pleasant Valley which is about 6 miles west of Westminster, MD.  

This year there are four great routes... road loops of 35 miles,50 miles and 100 miles. Plus a 30 mile combo paved and dirt road ride called the ” Dirty 30.″ Registration includes an “all you can eat” Firefighter lunch, fully supported rides and all riders have an opportunity to win cycling related door prizes. All proceeds benefit the Pleasant Valley Community Fire Department.

Visit www.firefighter50.com for more information and to register.

Join us for the American Cancer Society Pennsylvania Hope Ride on Saturday and Sunday, June 24 & 25, 2017

Major route change for 2017.  The 5th Annual PA Hope Ride will start and end at the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge in Hershey PA with an overnight stay at Kutztown University.

At the Pennsylvania Hope Ride your energy and generosity make a real difference for people fighting cancer by supporting the local American Cancer Society programs in your community. With your help and support, we are making a difference in the fight against cancer.

At this inspiring event you will find that the Pennsylvania Hope Ride has everything you want and need to enjoy your ride; support with SAG, mechanical and medical resources, well-stocked water/food stops, dinner and overnight stay in dorms at Kutztown University. Then a celebration finish line when you finish back in Hershey, where you can rejoice with your family and fellow participants. 

Visit www.pahoperide.org for more information and to register.

The 8th annual Tour de Frederick takes place this year August 12-13 and it is the largest fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club of Frederick County. Tour de Frederick is a cycling weekend with ride routes from 8 to 100 miles for all abilities.  The mission of the BGCFC is to enable all youth, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as responsible, productive, caring citizens. Riders can join as a team or ride as an independent rider.  Teams fundraise and receive a customized cycling jersey.

Visit www.tourdefrederick.com for more info.

1 in 8 women in the U.S. will get breast cancer in her lifetime. More than 4,730 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in Maryland alone this year. Maryland has the 6th highest breast cancer death rate in the country.

No one should ever die from breast cancer.

Susan G. Komen® Maryland is a top-ranked affiliate in the world’s largest breast cancer charity. Through fundraising events we have funded more than $37 million in community breast health programs and innovative national research. Komen has played a critical role in every major advance in the fight against breast cancer.

Join us for the second annual Komen Maryland Promise Ride on June 24, 2017, a one-day organized ride on a beautiful route through Anne Arundel and Calvert Counties. Funds raised at the event support local breast health programs and national research into the cures for breast cancer.

Visit promiseride.komenmd.org for more information and to register.

The 10th annual Character Counts Mid Shore, Six Pillars Century Blackwater Tour fundraiser will be held on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 in Cambridge, Md.  Cycle the Eastern Shore through Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge in Dorchester County.  Ride three flat courses; the 37 mile, the 56 mile Ironman-70.3 mile Eagleman and the 100 mile Century.  Come enjoy the scenery, fun and joy of biking with 1200 of your closest cycling friends. 

All proceeds benefit over 8,200 school kids who receive character lessons based on the Six Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship, at no cost to the public schools or taxpayers.  Our program is for all students; not just those identified as "at-risk", because we believe all youth are at-risk of making poor choices.

Visit http://www.6pillarscentury.com/ for more information and to register.


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