This fun-filled charitable event is scheduled to take place on Sat., April 26 on the Madison County Trails in Edwardsville with the start at the N.O. Nelson Campus of Lewis & Clark Community College across from Market Basket. Monies raised from the event will be used to support the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation that assists victims and families of victims who have been affected by mesothelioma.
There are many ways to support the event including various sponsorship levels ranging from $250 - $1,000, donations for a silent auction and cash donations for direct support of Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, often referred to as MARF.
Registration is $25 per person or $15 per child under 12 if received prior to the day of the event or $35 per adult/$15 per child on the day of the event on April 26. Registration begins at 7 a.m. The cycling event will begin at 8 a.m. and end at approximately noon. Two routes, a 3.5-mile route and a 10-mile route, are available for participants to choose.