Bike for the Kids

Share the joy of cycling with children of all abilities.

A fundraising event for Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

Event Information

Sunday, August 28, 2022 from 6:00am - 4:00pm




Hop on your bike to support Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley! 

Join us on August 28 in Elgin. This year, we are riding along the Fox River Trail for a distance of 12, 25 or 50 miles.  For our 100 mile riders, we have created the “All in 100” Challenge. Before the event, you will need to download the Strava app or another cycling tracking app to track your miles each time you ride. We will be honoring everyone who hits their 100 at the event.

Please note our event location has changed. This year's location will take place at Festival Park in Elgin 
(132 S Grove Ave, Elgin, IL 60120). 

There are 100s of ways to reach this goal. Do what works for you!

Here are some options:


  • Ride 75 miles between July 1 and August 27, Ride 25 miles the day of event
  • Ride 10 miles 5x (50), ride 50 miles day of event
  • Ride 25 miles 3x (75), ride 25 miles day of event
  • Ride 4 miles 22x (88), ride 12 miles day of event
  • For the Kids: Ride around the block 100 times in August and come out for the pedal parade and lunch!


ALL IN FUNDRAISING CHALLENGE

·       For every $100 you raise, you’ll earn an entry to win an RCI travel certificate. Raise $500 and receive a special “All in 100” hoodie.

 

We are rooting for you!


EVENT LOCATION

Festival Park
132 S Grove Ave
Elgin, IL 60120

REGISTRATION INFO

  • $40 per cyclist (early bird pricing until August 7) 
  • $50 after August 7 until day of event
  • Kids Ride: $15 per child 
    Riders will earn a token for each loop they complete that can be redeemed for kid-friendly prizes.
    No charge for Easterseals clients and children 12 and under. 

Your 100-mile challenge registration includes participation in the 8/28 ride and all event-day benefits (T-shirt, food, activities).

This is a supported TRAIL ride. SAG wagon and rest stops provided on all routes.


START TIMES 

7:00 AM             Check-in and race day registration opens 
7:30 AM             Course Opens: Choose Your Start Time 

Please consider your pace when determining your start time. 


ROUTES CLOSE AT 11:30AM 

11:00 AM         Taco Lunch & Family Entertainment 

12:00 PM         Adapted Bike Presentation 

12:30 PM         Kid Ride: Riders will earn a token for each loop that can be redeemed for prizes.  


HEALTH & SAFETY 

The ride will follow all local and CDC mandated health and safety guidelines in effect by August 28, 2022. Post-party activities are subject to change accordingly. 

SPONSORSHIP 

Promote your business to a large, local audience by sponsoring the Bike for the Kids. 
Sponsorship levels and benefits start at just $150. 
Learn more here!


FUNDRAISING 

Sign up to fundraise as an individual or team. $100 fundraising goal encouraged. 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
















QUESTIONS? CONTACT: 

Susan Bonner 
sbonner@eastersealsdfvr.org 
630.282.2031

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