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Gears for Good Bike Ride

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Register NowWhat is Gears for Good?

Gears for Good is a charity bike ride offered by HFA to raise funds for it's one-of-a-kind financial assistance program, Helping HandsAndy Matthews 2The West Virginia to DC ride has been a success since 2011.  In 2014, we launched a second ride in New England with great success!

Riders that have participated have enjoyed meeting new people and building stronger friendships along the way while raising funds for this important cause. Be part of the fifth annual ride in DC or second annual Gears for Good New England charity bike ride in Connecticut!

Register Now5th Annual Gears for Good Ride – DC:

4 States|156 miles| West Virginia – DC| September 25-27, 2015

An amazing experience. Riders from all over the country meet in West Virginia and pedal 156 miles to Washington, DC over 3 days on a crushed rock trail.

Register Now2nd Annual Gears for Good Ride – New England:

70 miles | Farmington – CT | June 26-28,2015

This two day ride is a blast! Riders gather Friday night or Saturday morning for a 40 mile first day on the Farmington River Trail. This is a paved trail. Sunday's ride is a shorter, 30 mile journey. Lunches and dinners included.

Several ways to participate:

2 or 3 Day Riders

  • » Raise a minimum of $1,000.
  • » Join an amazing group of riders and pedal with friends.
  • » Hotel, meals, and snacks are included.
  • » Enjoy a celebratory BBQ on Sunday afternoon.

Sunday-only Rider

  • » Raise a minimum of $100.
  • » Ride for approximately 30 miles.
  • » Join us for a BBQ to celebrate the end of the ride.

Virtual Ride Option:

Name the miles | Pick the location | Choose the date

Prefer to do your own thing but really want to support the Helping Hands Program? Choose a day and host your own virtual ride! You can even invite your friends and family to join you and support the cause while engaging in a healthy and fun activity!

 If you can't ride with us in CT or DC, please consider making a donation today!

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