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Date: August 11, 2018
Event: Raquel’s Wings – The Eighter from Decatur Bicycle Rally
Route Distances: 7, 25, 53 and 106 miles
About the Ride:
The Eighter from Decatur Bicycle Rally 7 miles 25 miles 53 miles or 106 miles race! If you’re a serious cyclist you’re welcome to ride it twice! The day will be a fun-filled, family-friendly event designed to get our participants out of the city to enjoy the backcountry roads of Wise and Montague counties, all while raising money for a worthwhile cause,
the transport of cancer patients to treatment centers by airplane, free of charge to the patients. The countryside is beautiful, the roads are good, the people are friendly, and the after-race meal is free! Come join us for a great race and fun day!
Leaving Decatur municipal airport, enjoy up to a 55 mile scenic ride through Alvord, Forrestburg, Greenwood and back to the Airport. There will be 5 rest stops throughout the route along with the main rest stop at the Airport. All proceeds benefit Raquel’s Wings for Life. An event t-shirt and a rally medallion will be given to all participants. Lunch provided to all participants.
Registration details: Online registration
Contact info: Event coordinator Amanda Lovette firstname.lastname@example.org
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