Adaptive Tour de Fat Ride for People with Disabilities
09/06/2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Assisted Cycling Tours is partnering with New Belgium Brewery to bring an adaptive ride to this year’s Tour de Fat!
What is the Tour de Fat? The Tour de Fat is a music, beer, and art-filled bike festival in addition to a costumed bike parade, ride-able art, games, activities, yo-yo acts, music, the main event will feature a bike swap where one person trades in his car for a bicycle, and pledges to Jive car-free for a year. Tour de Fat, is run by New Belgium Brewing, is a celebration of sustainability and biking. While the event is free, money raised via donations, beer and merchandise sales, and the silent auction go toward bicycle advocacy nonprofits.
DATE: SEP 6 (meet at 10:15 am, ride starts at 11am)
WHERE CITY PARK,1382 Willow St, Denver- MEET AT ASSISTED CYCLING TOURS' TENT at 10:15 am
COST: FREE if you have your own bike, or a nominal donation to offset the cost of an adaptive bike, if you need one! We have 4 handcycles
WHAT DO INEED: Bring yourself, bike helmet and a water bottle and wear appropriate clothing for the ride including hard soled shoes. The ride is approximately 4-5 miles in length If you cannot ride independently, you are still welcome to attend and we can provide a captain for you but we need to know in advance. YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO COME IN A COSTUME!
RESERVATIONS FOR ADAPTIVE EQUIPMENT USE ARE REQUIRED BY
Wednesday September 3rd!
For more information or to reserve an adaptive bike, PLEASE RSVP to Bob Matter at
(303) 578-2281or INFO@assistedcyclingtours.org VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED TOO!
Assisted Cycling Tours is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Arvada, CO. Our mission is to unlock the potentialof people with disabilities and their families and shatter the perception of their abilities through transformative cycling and multi-sport adventures. We seek to give families the ability to spend time together in an activity in which everyone can participate