Inaugural The Ride to Conquer Cancer®
At A Glance
Sun, May 05
Sun, May 05
The bike ride will support a new comprehensive cancer center through partnership between West Clinic, Methodist Healthcare and UT Health Science Center.
Or register by mail (instructions included at theridetoconquercancer.racesonline.com)
Race Day Itinerary
Date: Sunday, May 5, 2013
LOCATION: The West Clinic
100 North Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN 38120
The 3.5 mile, looped bike course begins at 9 a.m. Riders will travel east to Kirby Road and circle back to The West Clinic to the start/finish area. The inner two lanes of Humphreys Blvd. are open to bike traffic. Cyclists will have three hours to complete the loop, either racing competitively or riding leisurely. Teams and individuals will receive awards for the most completed laps and fastest laps for each of the various categories.
7:30 a.m. Race Shirt Pick Up, Bib Number pick up and Registration Begins
8:00 a.m. Team Pictures Begin
8:45 a.m. Registration Ends
8:45 a.m. Riders make their way to starting line
8:55 a.m. Last minute race instructions and recognition of race sponsors
9:00 a.m. Race starts with neutral roll out
10:00 a.m. Live music by Los Cantadores
12:10 p.m. Post Race Party Begins with post race food provided by Swanky's and children's activities
12:20 p.m. Thank you message from West Clinic
12:25 p.m. Awards Ceremony
For more information visit theridetoconquercancer.racesonline.com or call Deborah Coble, Director of Corporate Communications, The West Clinic, 901-683-0055 ext. 1312.
Kick-Off Ride: Saturday, May 4, 2013
On May 4th The Ride to Conquer Cancer® race will kick off with a ride with The Astellas Pharma Domestic Elite Team. The ride will be a 22 mile police escorted ride through Memphis with an anticipated average speed of 19-20 mph. The team ride will begin at 06:30 leaving Cheffie’s Café (483 High Point Terrace Memphis, TN 38122). It will conclude Saturday with breakfast at Cheffie’s. This exciting and exclusive team ride will be for those that give or raise $100 to support this important cause. This will also include complimentary entry into Sunday’s Main Event Ride.
"THE RIDE TO CONQUER CANCER" is a registered trademark of CauseForce, Inc. and is used under license.