The 3rd annual Side by Side Ride will take place on Saturday, April 25. Get your bicycle and your muscles ready!
Register on the Side by Side web page .
Location: start and finish at Bethany Community Church, 15720 Riding Stable Road, Laurel, Md.
- 1 to 10 miles for children and adults (children 12-and-under must be accompanied by an adult)
- 20 miles to Savage Mill and back for teen and adult riders
- 40 miles to Brighton Dam and back for serious riders
Start times: 8 a.m. for 40-mile, 9 a.m. for 20-mile, 9:30 a.m. for 1- to 10-mile
Purpose: to have fun and raise money for Side by Side, a nonprofit that strengthens Prince George’s County elementary schools and their families
Registration fee: $25 for event T-shirt (must register by April 11 to be guaranteed a T-shirt on ride day)
ALSO, adults are asked to send 20 or more emails to solicit sponsor donations to Side by Side, with a goal of raising $415 or more (number of families Side by Side has served this school year). Children are asked to attempt to raise $41 or more in pledges. Here is a sample message to send family, friends and co-workers.
Stations: at Brighton Dam for 40-milers, Savage Park for 20-milers – bathrooms, water, Gatorade, granola bars, trail mix, oranges, bananas, mini PBJ sandwiches
Light breakfast: 7:30-9:30 a.m. – bagels, granola bars, bananas, oranges, orange juice, coffee
Victory lunch: 11:00-1:00 – turkey and peanut butter sandwiches, granola bars, chips, apples and bananas, Gatorade and other drinks, ice cream and cookies
Questions: Joe Murchison, 202-710-5555, firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank our sponsor!