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Dawn Farm Ride for Recovery

Dawn Farm Third Annual Ride for Recovery  (3524)

04/29/2012 8:00 AM - 04/29/2012 3:00 PM

The Ride for Recovery is a family fun and fitness event and a fundraiser. There will be bike rides, runs and walks with opportunities to participate at any fitness level. Registration includes a Ride for Recovery T-shirt and a "Fun Day at the Farm" event
for all riders/runners/walkers and their families – food, hayrides, tours of the farm, kid's activities in the Community Barn, and more! We'll have a "Recovery Celebration" (with hot food!) from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm. This event has been officially endorsed
by the Michigan Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports. In addition to a fun event that the entire family can enjoy, the Ride for Recovery provides an opportunity to support a critical community service. Since 1973 Dawn Farm has provided
effective, compassionate, hope-filled care. Dawn Farm's continuum of services includes residential treatment, detoxification, outpatient treatment, transitional housing, and community outreach programs that meet people with addictions where they are, whether
mainstream society, on the streets or in jail. Community support helps Dawn Farm to continue our committment to helping people find recovery regardless of ability to pay.


Location: Dawn Farm

6633 Stony Creek Road
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
United States
All events begin and end at Dawn Farm, 6633 Stony Creek Road, Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197 (easily accessible from major highways.) Location map: http://www.dawnfarm.org/about/location.


Sponsoring Organizations: Dawn Farm


Type of Event: Fundraiser
Ride
Walk/Run


Program Agenda: SCHEDULE: Bike Rides: (Helmets are mandatory for all riders!) Metric Century "Serenity" ride (100k) - starts 8:00 am 45 mile "Honesty" ride - starts 0800 AM 25 mile "Openness" ride - starts 0900 AM 10 mile "Willingness" ride – starts 10:00am * 5k/10k rides
start at 10:00 am Runs/Jogs/Walks: * 5k/10k "Stony Creek Shuffle" 10:00 am-12:00 pm * Fun Walk at the Farm – ALL DAY! * Note – we are requesting having the road closed to traffic during the 5k/10k run/walk/rides – this will be announced on the Dawn Farm web
site when determined. Recovery Celebration (with hot food!) from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm DATE and TME: Sunday, April 29, 2012, 8:00 am to 3:00 pm


Invited Officials / Presenters: This event is supported by Team MANA, a cycling team of nurse anesthetists in Michigan who fundraise though biking.


Targeted participants for this year's event: 250


Invited Participants / Audience: ALL are welcome to participate!


Primary Contact:
Anna Byberg
Dawn Farm, 6633 Stony Creek Road

Ypsilanti, MI  48197

United States
734-485-8725



Secondary Contact:
Megan Rodgers
Dawn Farm, 6633 Stony Creek Road

Ypsilanti, MI  48197

United States
734-485-8725



Website: http://www.dawnfarm.org/events/ride-for-recovery






 

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