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2014 Save Haiti Bike Ride

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Nov
29

JOIN US for the 4th Annual Save Haiti Bike Ride on January 11th, 2014 to remind the children and families in Haiti that we have not forgotten them and will never forget January 12, 2010.

Save Haiti Bike Ride January 11th, 2014

Ever since the earthquake, the ride brings together community leaders, elected officials and friends of Haiti across Dade, Broward and Palm Beach county. The event helps raise awareness, brings relief and helps support education in Haiti. You can join in at any of the stops in broward, Boca or Delray Beach. For specific time and location see below.

Save Haiti Bike Ride - January 11th, 2014

Date:
Saturday, January 11, 2014  kick off 7:00AM

Schedule:
7:00 AM – Registration at MOCA plaza –
7:30 AM – Departure from MOCA plaza bike ride kick off
9:00 AM – Rest Stop #1 Young Circle
9:15 AM – Depart from Young Circle
10:45 AM – Rest Stop #2 Jaco Pastorious Park
11:00 AM – Depart from Jaco Pastorious Park
12:30 PM – Rest Stop #3 Lighthouse Point ( Dan Witt Park ) – Lunch
1:00 PM – Depart from Lighthouse Point ( Dan Witt Park )
2:30 PM – Rest Stop #4 Pompey Park
3:00 PM – Depart from Pompey Park
4:30 PM – Arrive at Lake Worth City Hall Annex Cultural Plaza – The finish Line

Bike Route:
Depart from MOCA , 770 NE 125th Terrace, North Miami, 33161 Cycling North on West Dixie Highway to NE 215th Street Turn Right at NE 215th Street and cross RR Tracks Turn left onto SE 1st Ave Turn Right onto Old Federal Highway Turn right on SE 5th Street Turn left onto US 1 north to Young Circle, Hollywood (Approx. 10 miles)

2014 Save Haiti Bike Ride

Rest stop #1 Young Circle Park – 1 N Young Cir, Hollywood, FL 33022
Continue north on US 1 (Ft. Lauderdale Airport detour) Turn left on E. Broward Blvd. Take Right onto 3rd Ave./JW McLaughlin Ave. Continue straight to Progresso Drive Turn Right onto NE 34th Ct Turn Right onto NE 12th Ave (Approx. 12 miles)

 

Rest Stop #2 Jaco Pastorious Park -3350 NE 12th Ave., Oakland Park 33307
Turn Right on US 1 proceed north to Lighthouse Point, Fl. Turn Right on NE 44th Street. Turn Left on NE 22nd Ave Turn Left into Dan Witt Park, 4521 NE 22nd Ave, Lighthouse Point, Fl. 33064 (Approx. 10 miles)

Rest Stop #3 Dan Witt Park- LightHouse Point – 4521 NE 22nd Ave., Pompano Beach, FL 33064
Exit Dan Witt park Turn Left on NE 22nd Ave Turn Right onto US 1 Proceed north to Delray Beach (Approx. 14 miles)

Rest Stop #4 Pompey Park – 1101 NW 2nd Street , Delray Beach, Fl. 33445 (Approx. 12 miles)

Proceed north on US to Lake Worth City Hall Annex Cultural Plaza – 414 Lake Ave., Lake Worth, FL, 33460 Ride Finish Line .

Commissioner McVoy at the Save Haiti Bike Ride

Fees: To register download, fill out and save this Registration Form and email it back to us then submit payment online or mail in your check to Color of Hope – P. O. Box 5621 Lake Worth, FL 33466. Early registration: $25 per person – After 12/24/2013): $35 per person. The registration fee includes a t-shirt, food and drinks throughout the ride. Fee is waived for sponsored bikers. 

Sponsored Bikers: This year, we are offering every biker an opportunity to make a greater impact  in Haiti. Bikers who would like to make the pledge and get sponsored should email [email protected] or call (786) 315-0625 for more information.

Preparation:
All bikers are required to bring their own bike and bring a bike helmet to wear throughout the ride. Upon signing into the ride at initial registration in North Miami or one of the rest stops, each biker will be provided with a T-shirt to wear throughout the ride. You have to wear your Tshirt as you ride for security reasons. Please dress appropriately for the weather and the sporting activity. Please examine the schedule and route to be on time and decide the best starting point for you. Bikers can drop in and out of the ride between the two stops of their choosing. Only sponsored bikers are guaranteed a car ride back to their point of entry in the ride. All other bikers have to make personal arrangements to get back to their starting point as this is a one way ride that does not loop back.

Notes:
Bikers will be provided with drinks throughout the ride to stay hydrated and with power snacks at each rest-stop. Support vehicles and volunteers will be accessible all the way through. If at any point a biker gets tired they will have access to sit it out in a support vehicle until the next rest stop. This ride is not a race we anticipate maintaining a mild pace between 10 and 12 mi per hour. Please warm up and prepare your body for an endurance ride in the days preceding the ride. Children under 15 years of age must have parental supervision throughout the ride. When we hit the finish line in Lake Worth we will have a brief closing ceremony to thank and honor all the bikers and supporters.

Contact: For further questions and clarification please email us or call (786) 315-0625

 

 

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