Date(s) - 10 Jun 2017 until 11 Jun 2017
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Ready for a ride of your lifetime? Bike MS: Tour de Farms is a ride that will take you further than you’ve ever gone before. What makes this ride so special? It gives you a chance to help thousands of people in Illinois living with MS, while enjoying the best bike event you’ve ever experienced.
Escape the daily grind for a weekend of scenic roads with thousands of all ages and abilities. You choose how far you want to be challenged with multiple route options. Start and finish at Northern Illinois University. Along the way stop at a local farm rest stop to hang with the animals, enjoy a famous egg & hamburger sandwich for lunch and pedal over rolling hills through the Northern Illinois farmland. At Saturday’s post-ride festival, celebrate your accomplishments with a full meal, live music and a relaxing beer garden.
In addition, you’ll experience an incredible level of camaraderie as you embark on a journey filled with laughter, excitement, support and a profound sense of accomplishment. Your participation will drive MS research forward faster, and deliver programs and services to those who face the challenges of MS every day.
2017 Tour de Farms will have a special guest! Don’t miss this opportunity to ride along side former pro cyclist and Tour de France rider George Hincapie!
The Tour de Farms is one of one hundred Bike MS rides nation-wide created to bring awareness to and raise funds for the National MS Society. The Tour de Farms is put on by local chapter, National MS Society, Greater Illinois Chapter. It’s a two-day bike ride taking place June 10th and 11th. Riders will choose their route length – of up to 200 miles – and ride along the beautiful back roads of DeKalb, Illinois, for a world free of MS.
Higher Gear is honored to be help out with this amazing event and great cause at the local level.
To learn more or to donate for this amazing cause, visit the Bike MS: Tour de Farms website.
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