Heart of Hope LifeCycle 2013
LifeCycle is a community-friendly bike tour for cyclists of every age and skill-level. Five routes are offered with beautiful country scenery including Caddo and Desoto Parish and dipping into portions of East Texas. Pre-ride breakfast snacks, Youth Bike Safety Clinic, great rest stops, and an after-ride party with fully furnished lunch, music, and an after ride expo for sponsors will be provided. Caddo & Desoto Parish Sheriffs will provide trafffic relief on the courses along with SAG for all routes.
The first 250 adults and 50 youth (14 and under) receive an event t-shirt and goody bag. A finish-line medal will be given to all youth (14 and younger) who both ride and complete the youth bike safety clinic. All registrants receive a chance at door prizes.
Early packet pick-up will be offered on Saturday, May 25th at The Bike Pedaler from 10am-1pm and at BIKES ETC from 2pm-5pm. Pre-ordered merch will also be at pick-up. Packets can also be picked up at Carb-Load Dinner and at event.
Carb-Load Dinner & Bicycle Dreams
A Carb-Load Dinner is on tap @ 6pm Friday, May 31st, at Heart of Hope. The evening will also include the premier of Bicycle Dreams to the Northwest Louisiana @ 6:30pm. The event is open to the public. See event website for details.
***Heart of Hope, event sponsors, and related parties are not responsible for any injuries incurred during training rides or events on these provided maps.
5 Mile Family Fun Ride - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/78783998
14 Mile Family Fun Ride - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/156012729
28 Mile Route - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/58393630
53 Mile Route - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/58394808
67 Mile Route - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/58388292
LifeCycle 2013 Fundraising Reward Program
Our goal is to make this one of the premier bike tours of the region while raising funds for a wonderful cause. Please register as a fundraiser and earn chances at multiple fundraising rewards:
- 1) A pair of LifeCycle socks for raising $50 in donations.
- 2) A dry-fit T-shirt for raising $150 in donations.
- 3) A LifeCycle 2013 jersey for raising $250 in donations.
- 4) A pair of LifeCycle 2013 cycling shorts for raising $500 in donations.
Also for every $25 raised in donations, you will have a chance at winning a bicycle provided by BIKES ETC and Heart of Hope.
1) Specialized Roubaix Elite. Retail Value = $2,300
3) Specialized Hotrock Coaster Girls 20". Retail Value = $240
- *Provided by Heart of Hope
4) Specialized Hotrock Coaster Boys 20". Retail Value = $240
- *Provided by Heart of Hope
*Special fundraising tools are available on the Active.com Fundraising site including Facebook and e-mail tools. We also have fundraising packets available on event website.
**Please call Heart of Hope at 925-4663 or e-mail email@example.com for further assistance.
Event schedule and times
Saturday, June 1, 2013
7:00am - 28, 53, & 67 mile registration/check-in
8:00am - 67 mile start
8:30am - 53 mile start
- 5 & 14 mile Family Fun Ride registration/check-in
9:00am - 28 mile start
- Youth Bike Safety Clinic
9:30am - 5 & 14 mile Family Fun Ride start
10:30am - Post-ride party/lunch
***A processing fee is applied to all online registrations and purchases in the amount of 6.75% + $1.25. These can alternately be made by mail. See event website for details.