R2D2 Ride to Defeat Diabetes 2014

Other, 25 Mile, 10 Mile, Metric Century

Event Date

Sun, Oct 5, 2014


Vacaville, CA

About This Activity

NorthBay Healthcare will host its third annual Ride to Defeat Diabetes- or R2D2 - Sunday, October 5, when it rolls out of the parking lot at NortBay VacaValley Hospital, 1000 Nut Tree Road.

The event's goal is to raise funds for the NorthBay Center for Diabetes & Endocrinology, and at the same time raise awareness in the community about the severity of the diabetes crisis in Solano County.

There are three seperate rides, a 10 mile jaunt through residential Vacaville neighborhoods then off to Elmira in the country, perfect for families and children, and a 25 mile and 60 mile ride for more serious cyclists.

Event details and schedule

The 60 mile ride departs at 7:30a.m., followed by the 25 mile ride at 9:00 a.m. Participants in the 10 mile ride will roll out at 10:30 a.m.

Organizers are asking each person who signs up to ride the 10 mile ride, pledge to raise at least $25 for the NorthBay Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology. For the 25 and 60 mile rides, participants are asked to pledge at least $50 in donations. Checks can be made out to NorthBay Healthcare Foundation, with Diabetes in the memo field.

T-Shirts, a raffle ticket and lunch will be provided for registered riders.

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